It was a different kind of drum roll that welcomed what Southwest Airlines called a “historic day and terrific milestone.”
Big changes are coming this summer to Southwest Airlines. Starting on July 1, the Dallas based carrier will be going international for the first time with flights to Aruba, The Bahamas and Jamaica.
Though North Texas won’t see crippling ice and snow, the latest winter blast is still causing problems in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Southwest Airlines is making more money thanks to a lower fuel bill and higher average fares. The company said Thursday that 4Q net income was up $134 million from a year earlier.
Southwest Airlines and Dish Network said that they will extend free in-flight, live-TV service through the end of this year for passengers who watch on their own devices.
In addition to the pilot and co-pilot, Southwest Airlines says a dispatcher was the third person inside the cockpit when they landed at the wrong airport in Branson, Missouri.
It’s an unscheduled arrival that may land a Southwest Airlines pilot and co-pilot in trouble. The 737 jet sat on the runway last night after the flight crew went to the wrong airport in Branson, Missouri.
Travelers on board a Southwest Airlines flight from Chicago to Branson got quite a surprise on Sunday night when their airplane mistakenly landed at the wrong airport.
A key revenue figure for Southwest Airlines Co. soared in December on stronger passenger traffic.
ATMOS is on the scene of a gas leak near Dallas Love Field.
A key revenue figure for Southwest Airlines fell in November. The late Thanksgiving holiday may have pushed travel into December, when the figure is expected to rise.
Federal officials are seeking a $325,000 penalty against Southwest Airlines over a faulty repair job on an AirTran Airways jet in 2011. Southwest Airlines has 30 days to respond.