Southwest Airlines

Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Bay Area Southwest Jets To Begin Using Sustainable Fuel From Twigs, Bark, Wood

The idea of your jet fuel coming from sawdust, twigs, bark, and wood biomass might seem odd, but Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) has always done things a bit differently, and Wednesday announced that starting in 2016, jets flying from San Francisco, San Jose, and Oakland would begin using a sustainable, low-carbon biofuel in addition to regular fuel.

09/25/2014

Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Southwest Jet From San Jose To Phoenix Diverted To Oakland After Report Of Emergency

A Phoenix-bound Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 landed safely at Oakland International Airport Monday after its wing flaps did not perform correctly following takeoff from Mineta San Jose International Airport, authorities said.

09/15/2014

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Serial Stowaway Arrested Again At LAX, One Day After Her Release From Jail

A woman who snuck onto a plane at Mineta San Jose International Airport, flew to Los Angeles and was arrested shortly after said she “wouldn’t dare” do it again. One day after her release from jail, she reneged on her vow.

08/07/2014

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San Jose Stowaway Vows To Not Sneak On Planes Again

A woman who snuck onto a plane at Mineta San Jose International Airport and flew to Los Angeles says she wouldn’t dare to sneak on a plane again after pleading no contest Wednesday.

08/07/2014

Marilyn Hartman. (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Stowaway On Flight From San Jose To Los Angeles Released From Jail After Pleading No Contest

A woman who snuck onto a plane at Mineta San Jose International Airport and flew to Los Angeles on Monday has been released from jail.

08/06/2014

San Jose International Airport (Credit, Randy Yagi)

TSA, San Jose Airport Officials Say Woman’s Stowaway Flight Was Not A Security Breach

Both the Transportation Security Administration and Mineta San Jose airport officials want to send a message that Monday’s successful stowaway excursion should not be considered a security breach.

08/06/2014

Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Southwest Airlines Passenger, Children Forced Off Plane Over Twitter Post

Southwest Airlines is doing damage control after a passenger and his two children were asked to leave a Denver flight over a twitter post.

07/23/2014

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Ask An Expert: Saving Money On Airfare

Bob Diener, co-founder of Hotels.com and president and co-founder of Getaroom.com, shares 10 tips on how to save money on airfare.

06/26/2014

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What’s The Best Airline In The US?

Plan your next flight with this year’s Air Quality Ratings to find the United States’ best airlines.

04/17/2014

Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Witnesses: Passenger Tried To Open Hatch On Sacramento-Bound Southwest Flight

A Chicago-to Sacramento Southwest Airlines flight was diverted to Omaha, Neb. on Sunday after witnesses said a passenger tried to open a door.

04/14/2014

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