Former Southwest Airlines Employee At Oakland Airport Pleads Guilty To Smuggling MarijuanaA former baggage handler at Oakland International Airport has pleaded guilty to conspiring with other former airport employees to smuggle marijuana.
Southwest Cancels More Flights At Bay Area Airports Over GlitchSouthwest Airlines has canceled hundreds more flights Friday as the company works to restore service after a technology glitch Wednesday that affected flights in Bay Area airports.
Southwest Glitch Continues To Create Headaches At Bay Area AirportsEighty Southwest Airlines passengers spent the night in Mineta San Jose International Airport because of a technology outage that caused cancellations and delays of the airline’s planes Wednesday, an airport spokeswoman said.
Southwest Problems Linger Over Computer GlitchSouthwest said it has mostly fixed computer problems that caused hundreds of flights to be canceled or delayed, but the airline warned passengers that there could be long lines at airports on Thursday.
SFO-Bound Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing In San JoseA passenger plane that possibly had smoke in the cockpit made an emergency landing at Mineta San Jose International Airport Monday morning, Southwest Airlines officials said.
UC Berkeley Student Speaking Arabic Pulled From Southwest Airlines FlightA University of California, Berkeley student who came to the U.S. as an Iraqi refugee says he was unfairly removed from a flight at Los Angeles International Airport earlier this month because a fellow passenger was alarmed by an innocent conversation he was having in Arabic.
San Jose Southwest Flight Makes Unplanned Stop After Co-Pilot Falls IllA Southwest Airlines has flight made an unplanned stop in Las Vegas on after the co-pilot became ill.
Bay Area Man Charged With Assaulting Woman On Southwest FlightA Bay Area man has been arrested and charged on suspicion of attacking a woman on a Southwest Airlines jet to the Bay Area.
Southwest Plane Runs Off Runway At Nashville AirportPassengers posted pictures on social media Tuesday saying their plane ran off a runway in Nashville.
More Delays After Southwest Airlines Computer Glitch Causes Travel ChaosDespite assurances the technology problems that delayed hundreds of flights over the weekend were fixed, Southwest Airline travelers are still experiencing problems Monday.
Southwest Jet Bound For Bay Area Strikes Catering TruckPassengers were forced to deplane on a Southwest Airlines flight from Denver to the Bay Area after their aircraft struck a catering truck while attempting to take off.
Feds Probe Whether Major Airlines Illegally Conspired To Limit Seats, Keep Fares HighThe Justice Department is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high.