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What’s The Best Airline In The US?

Plan your next flight with this year’s Air Quality Ratings to find the United States’ best airlines.

04/17/2014

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Co-Pilot Of Southwest Wrong-Airport Jet Retiring

Officials with Dallas-based Southwest Airlines say the co-pilot of a plane that landed at the wrong airport in January has retired, while the plane’s captain has resumed flying.

04/14/2014

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Trending: Michael Phelps “Un-retires,” Funny Flight Announcement, His & Her Headgear

MICHAEL PHELPS UNRETIRING The most decorated Olympian is coming out of retirement. 22-time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps will compete in Arizona in ten days. Immediately, folks on social media started comparing him to another athlete. […]

CBS 11–04/14/2014

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Southwest Airlines Traffic Up In March

Southwest Airlines reported that passenger traffic and a key revenue figure rose slightly — about 1 percent — in the last month when compared with March 2013.

04/09/2014

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Audio Captures Confusion Of Southwest Wrong-Airport Landing

A newly released air traffic control recording captures the confusion when a Southwest Airlines plane landed at the wrong Missouri airport in January.

03/24/2014

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Traffic Rises At Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines said that passengers are flying more miles and that a key revenue figure has risen. Revenue for every seat flown one mile rose 5 percent last month.

03/11/2014

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Southwest Announces Potential Flights From Dallas Love

Southwest Airlines Co. is raising the ante over Dallas Love Field Airport.

03/10/2014

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Virgin America Looking To Secure Two Gates At Love Field

Virgin America has announced plans to expand its presence in Dallas-Fort Worth by securing two gates at Dallas’ Love Field Airport.

03/05/2014

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Southwest Adding Flights To Mexico

Southwest Airlines is adding additional international fares to new destinations in Mexico, starting mid August.

CBS 11–03/03/2014

Crews de-ice a Spirit airplane at DFW Int'l Airport. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Why American Eagle Had Most Cancelled Flights at DFW

De-icing delayed departures at DFW International Airport. But at least those flights got out.

CBS 11–02/11/2014

The tail sections of Southwest Airlines planes. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Revenue Figure, Traffic Rise At Southwest Airlines

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. said Thursday that passengers flew 7.41 billion miles last month, up 2.2 percent from January 2013. Most of the increase was due to longer trips.

02/06/2014

Southwest Airlines will add 15 new nonstop destinations this fall (Credit: Emily Trube/KRLD)

Southwest Airlines To Add Routes To NY, 14 Other Cities

With the restrictive Wright Amendment expiring this fall, Southwest Airlines plans to start nonstop flights between Dallas and New York and 14 other cities.

02/03/2014

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