Southwest Airlines will stop offering an iconic travel snack beginning August 1st.
That's right: peanuts will no longer be offered.
Southwest says it wants passengers with peanut allergies to feel safe on every flight. A Southwest spokesman says the airline has offered them off and on since the early 1970's.
Not to worry: passengers will still get free snacks. Depending on the flight, the airline will continue to offer pretzels, cookies, veggie chips and corn chips.