Southwest Offers Apology, $5K To Passengers On Damaged JetSouthwest is sending a letter of apology, a $5,000 check and a $1,000 travel voucher to passengers who were on a flight that made an emergency landing in Philadelphia following an engine explosion.
Southwest Airlines Sought More Time For Engine InspectionsSouthwest Airlines sought more time last year to inspect fan blades like the one that snapped off during one of its flights Tuesday in an engine failure that left a passenger dead.
FAA Orders Fan Blade Inspections After Fatal Southwest Jet Engine ExplosionThe FAA ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Southwest Airlines plane, leading to the death of a woman who was partially blown out a window.
Police Drag Woman Off Southwest Airlines FlightSouthwest was apologizing to a woman who was physically removed from a plane by police officers in the latest airline video to go viral.
Southwest Faces Very High Likelihood Of Decades-Long MegadroughtAlready dealing with parched conditions, the U.S. Southwest faces the threat of megadroughts this century as temperatures rise.
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.
Engine Problems Force Southwest Flight To Make Emergency LandingEngine problems forced a Southwest Airlines 737 to safely make an emergency landing Thursday at Mineta San Jose International Airport.
Flight From Sacramento To Denver Forced To Land In OaklandA Southwest Airlines flight from Sacramento to Denver was diverted to Oakland International Airport Sunday evening because of a pressurization issue, a Southwest spokesman said.
Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Oakland InternationalA Southwest Airlines flight heading from Oakland to Chicago’s Midway Airport safely made an emergency landing Wednesday at Oakland International after reportedly encountering an issue with its landing gear.
Southwest Suspends Ground Workers Who Skipped Work To Attend Union MeetingSouthwest Airlines has suspended more than 100 ground workers who it says skipped work without permission to attended union meetings in California and Florida last month.