Nearly 30% Of Southwest Airlines Workers Opt To Take Extended Leave Or Early RetirementOfficials with Southwest Airlines confirm that nearly one-third of the workforce has signed up to voluntarily take early retirement or long-term leaves of absence from the company.
Major Airlines Bar In-Flight Alcohol Sales Due To CoronavirusA growing number of U.S. airlines -- including Fort Worth-based American Airlines and Dallas-based Southwest Airlines -- are temporarily suspending their in-flight alcohol service in a move to limit human interaction.
Pinkies Up! Southwest Airlines Extends Drink Coupons Expiration Through 2020After temporarily discontinuing inflight beverage and snack service in response to COVID-19 concerns, many Southwest Airlines customers were worried their drink coupons would expire before they had a chance to use them. 
Southwest Will Continue Limiting The Number Of Seats Sold On Passenger Flights Through JulySouthwest Airlines has been practicing social distancing since the coronavirus pandemic began spreading around the globe and the company recently announced that they'll continue to do so into the summer.
As Airlines Recover During Pandemic, Southwest Airlines Posts Modest Revenue ImprovementWhile revenues for Dallas-based Southwest Airlines were down some 95 percent in April, officials with the company say demand for air travel is picking up.
Southwest Airlines Jet Arriving From Dallas Hits And Kills Person On Runway At Austin AirportThe pilot of a Southwest Airlines flight arriving from Dallas reported seeing a person on runway 17-Right, shortly after the Boeing 737 touched down in Austin.
After 1st Quarter Loss, Southwest Airlines Expects Revenue To Fall As Much As 95% In MayFor the first time in nine years, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines posted a quarterly loss and said Tuesday that the downturn in air travel that began in late February shows no signs of letting up.
Airlines Get 'Enforcement Notice' From Feds Regarding Obligations To Customers During Coronavirus PandemicEven if passengers are owed a refund, they must still contact the airline directly, according to Rick Seaney, the CEO of Farecompare.
North Texas-Based American, Southwest Among Major Airlines Splitting $25 Billion In Payroll AidNorth Texas-based American and Southwest are among the major airlines that have tentatively agreed to $25 billion in government aid to pay workers and avoid massive layoffs.
Southwest And American Among Airlines Waiting As U.S. Treasury Applies Strings To Stimulus PackageTwo airlines based in North Texas -- Southwest and American -- are among those continuing to negotiate with the Treasury Department over terms of coronavirus-relief payments.
As Airlines Accept Federal Aid The Treasury Department Is Asking How They Expect To Pay It BackThe economic-relief bill passed last week gives the Treasury Secretary the power to take an equity stake in airlines that get taxpayer help.