Report: Millions Of Southwest Airlines Passengers Flew On Planes With Unconfirmed Maintenance RecordsA yet to be released report by the Transportation Department allegedly details a pattern by Southwest Airlines of flying passengers on planes with unconfirmed maintenance records.
Feds Threaten To Ground Dozens Of Southwest Airlines Jets Over Safety Concerns Regarding Used PlanesSouthwest said repairs on some used Boeing 737 jets it bought were done, but not properly classified by previous owners. Southwest downplayed any risk to safety.
Southwest Airlines Sues Its Mechanics UnionSouthwest Airlines accuses the union of encouraging mechanics to write up issues that Southwest said has no effect on the safety of flights.
Southwest Airlines: Out Of Service Aircraft, Weather Prompt 180 Flight CancellationsThe airline said weather is also to blame, but much of the focus has been on maintenance.