Southwest Flight Attendant Assaulted, Loses 2 Teeth In Attack On California FlightA Southwest Airlines flight attendant on a flight from northern to southern California was assaulted by a passenger and lost two teeth in the attack last weekend, according to a union president, who complained to the airline’s CEO about unruly passengers.
Southwest Airlines To Cut Workers' Pay In Effort To Avoid Furloughs Due To PandemicSouthwest Airlines will cut pay for nonunion workers in January and says union workers must also accept less pay or face furloughs next year as the pandemic continues to hammer the airline business.
1st Southwest Flight To Hawaii Takes Off From Oakland InternationalThe first Southwest Airlines flight to Hawaii took off from Oakland International Airport on Sunday morning.
Emergency Landing At San Jose Mineta Follows Passenger Smoking In BathroomA Southwest passenger breaking an FAA regulation Wednesday afternoon may have led to an emergency landing at Mineta San Jose International Airport, according to authorities.
Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing With Broken WindowSouthwest Flight 957 from Chicago to Newark, New Jersey, made an emergency landing Wednesday after a window cracked, passengers said.
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.