Southwest Announces Non-Stop Service To Chicago

Southwest Airlines announced Monday they will now offer a non-stop flight to Chicago Midway from Tulsa International Airport.

Tulsa's largest carrier will offer the flight starting June 2, 2013.

The company is offering two flights a day, seven days a week.

"Midway will provide our customers with an expansive network of connecting opportunities to the northeast and convenient access to one of our nation's largest cities," Airport Director Jeff Mulder said.

Southwest is the first to offer non-stop service to Midway.