Southwest Airlines

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

Southwest Airlines Website Overwhelmed During $49 Fare Sale

The Southwest Airlines website was overwhelmed Wednesday as the airline was in the midst of a 3-day sale on air travel.

06/03/2015

A Southwest Airlines flight from San Jose to San Diego made an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport on May 26, 2015. (CBS)

Southwest Flight From San Jose Makes Emergency Landing At LAX

A Southwest airlines flight from San Jose to San Diego was forced to make an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday night.

05/26/2015

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

Widow Says Southwest Airlines Left Husband To Die In Plane Bathroom During Flight From Oakland

The widow of a high-profile financial analyst is filing a wrongful death lawsuit against Southwest Airlines, claiming a flight crew left her husband in an airplane bathroom when he desperately needed help, even treating him like an out-of-control passenger.

04/20/2015

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

Southwest Airlines Flight Departs San Diego After Bomb Threat Delay

A Southwest Airlines flight has left San Diego’s Lindbergh Field after a bomb threat prompted a search of the plane that turned up no explosives.

01/27/2015

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

Southwest Airlines Workers Picket At Mineta San Jose Airport Over Stalled Labor Contract

Southwest Airlines ground crew workers upset over stalled labor negotiations picketed at Mineta San Jose International Airport Tuesday. Union members say they haven’t had a contract in four years.

12/16/2014

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

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

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

serial stowaway 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

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