A Southwest Airlines flight that took off from Oakland International Airport Tuesday morning had to turn around and land back in Oakland because of a flap problem, an airport duty manager said.
A Southwest Airlines jetliner headed from Oakland and carrying 142 people diverted to Los Angeles Sunday night because of a burning electrical smell in the passenger cabin.
Passengers expecting to fly Southwest Airlines out of Oakland International Airport Saturday morning were met with long lines after the airline initially grounded 80 of its Boeing 737 jets.
The National Transportation Safety Board said an “in-flight fuselage rupture” apparently forced a Southwest Airlines flight from Phoenix to Sacramento to make an emergency landing.
A Southwest Airlines plane en route to Chicago from San Francisco International Airport made an emergency landing at Oakland International Airport due to the activation of a warning light Saturday afternoon.
A Los Angeles-bound flight from San Francisco International Airport on Friday night made an emergency landing in Oakland due to a possible engine fire.