The announcement came down that Southwest Airlines is going to pull service out of Flint Bishop Airport next year.    The last flight for Southwest out of Flint will be in June 2018.

Southwest has operated out of Flint's Bishop Airport for the past four years, after the carrier purchased Air Tran Airways more than six years ago.'

The company said that the decision to stop service in Flint was a difficult decision for them, but ultimately they were not quite getting the results that they needed and they need to et the best return on assets that they can.

The last day of Southwest flight service in Flint will be June 6th of next year.

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