From Western's March 1 through April 24, 1971 timetable:
Salt Lake City
Scheduled departure time from MSP was 9:00am, arrival at SAN 3:30pm local time, an elapsed time of of 9.5 hours from the flight's origin to final destination. If operated today, the 7 takeoffs/landings of WA411 would incur a segment tax of $22.00 on a one-way MSP-SAN ticket in addition to base fare + 7.5% U.S. excise tax + $4.50 passenger facility charge (MSP). In 1971 Western's one-way MSP-SAN coach fare was $102.00; Miltary Standby was available at $51.00, Youth Standby at $68.00.
Flight 411 was operated by 737-247 equipment in an all-coach configuration. In 1971, Western's 737s could be seen in both the "Indianhead" livery and the then-new "Flying W" livery.
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