Southwest Airlines

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.
Southwest Airlines Website Overwhelmed During $49 Fare SaleThe Southwest Airlines website was overwhelmed Wednesday as the airline was in the midst of a 3-day sale on air travel.
Southwest Flight From San Jose Makes Emergency Landing At LAXA Southwest airlines flight from San Jose to San Diego was forced to make an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday night.
Widow Says Southwest Airlines Left Husband To Die In Plane Bathroom During Flight From OaklandThe 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.
Southwest Airlines Flight Departs San Diego After Bomb Threat DelayA 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.
Southwest Airlines Workers Picket At Mineta San Jose Airport Over Stalled Labor ContractSouthwest 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.
Bay Area Southwest Jets To Begin Using Sustainable Fuel From Twigs, Bark, WoodThe 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.
Southwest Jet From San Jose To Phoenix Diverted To Oakland After Report Of EmergencyA 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.
Serial Stowaway Arrested Again At LAX, One Day After Her Release From JailA 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.
San Jose Stowaway Vows To Not Sneak On Planes AgainA 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.
Stowaway On Flight From San Jose To Los Angeles Released From Jail After Pleading No ContestA woman who snuck onto a plane at Mineta San Jose International Airport and flew to Los Angeles on Monday has been released from jail.