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.
Hear From Heroic Texas Firefighter On Southwest Airlines Flight 1380The world has been hearing stories of true heroism from the Dallas-bound Southwest Airlines flight that had to make an emergency landing after a jet engine explosion and one of those stories comes from here in North Texas.
FAA Orders Fan Blade Inspections After Jet Engine ExplosionU.S. airline regulators have ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Dallas-bound Southwest Airlines plane that had to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia.
Southwest Airlines Pilot Lauded As Hero For Handling CrisisTammie Jo Shults, one of the first female fighter pilots in the U.S. Navy, was the captain and piloting the Dallas-bound Flight 1380 when it made an emergency landing in Philadelphia.
NTSB: Blown Southwest Jet Engine Showed 'Metal Fatigue'A preliminary examination of the blown jet engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing in Philadelphia showed evidence of "metal fatigue".
'She Has Nerves Of Steel'; Pilot Safely Lands Jet With Blown Out EnginePassengers on a Southwest Airlines jet that blew an engine at 32,000 feet are commending one of its pilots, Tammie Jo Shults, for her cool-headed handling of the emergency.
Southwest Pilot Arrested For Bringing Loaded Gun To St. Louis AirportAuthorities have arrested a Southwest Airlines pilot after a loaded 9 mm pistol was found in his carry-on luggage.
Southwest Flight Diverted After Woman Attempts To Open DoorAuthorities say a Southwest Airlines flight was diverted after a passenger became disruptive and attempted to open an exterior door while the plane was in the air.
Southwest 3Q Profit Falls, 4Q Forecast Disappoints InvestorsSouthwest Airlines Co. says third-quarter profit fell 34 percent on falling fares and higher costs, and the company gave a weak revenue forecast for the rest of the year.
Southwest Suspends Employees Who It Says Missed Work Without PermissionThe company says employees skipped work without permission to attend union meetings in California and Florida last month.
More Plane Laser Strikes Reported Near Dallas Love FieldFor the second time this month, pilots trying to land at Dallas Love Field Airport have been forced to deal with laser strikes hitting their planes.
Technical Issues Causing Southwest Airlines DelaysSouthwest asks customers flying Sunday to arrive at airports two hours before departure.