More Than 1,600 Flights Cancelled Out Of Texas AirportsAt DFW Airport, the temperature was 4 degrees Fahrenheit — 3 degrees colder than Moscow.
American, Southwest Among Airlines Pushing White House To Reject Required COVID-19 Testing For US FlightsLeaders of several major U.S. airlines met online Friday with White House officials to press their case against requiring coronavirus tests for passengers on domestic flights.
Southwest Airlines Takes First Full-Year Loss Since 1972, Posts Loss Of $3.1 BillionIt's the biggest loss for Southwest Airlines in nearly 50 years. The Dallas-based airline said Thursday it lost $3.1 billion in 2020 and bookings for early this year have stalled.
Southwest Airlines Will No Longer Accept Emotional Support Animals Onboard FlightsEffective March 1 Southwest Airlines will accept only trained service dogs for travel and will no longer transport emotional support animals in the flight cabin.
Southwest Airlines 2021 Layoffs, Furloughs On Hold After President Signs Relief BillDallas-based Southwest Airlines says the new stimulus bill is helping the company to avoid employee pay cuts and furloughs.
American, Southwest Airlines And Employee Unions Praise Coronavirus Relief Aid BillThey're urging both the House and Senate to pass it quickly so President Trump can sign it.
Southwest Airlines Warns Of Possible Furloughs For Nearly 7,000 EmployeesSouthwest is operating far fewer flights, and it asked unions in October for help with “overstaffing costs” that it estimates will amount to more than $1 billion in 2021.
Fort Worth-Based American Is 1st U.S. Airline To Put Newly Cleared 737 Max Jets Back On ScheduleThey were grounded after two separate crashes that killed nearly 350 people, now the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is putting Boeing’s 737 Max jets in the air again.
Southwest Airlines Says Air Travel Recovery Could Be Fading As Coronavirus Cases RiseSouthwest Airlines cautioned Thursday that the tenuous recovery in air travel could be fading as coronavirus cases spike across the United States.
American Airlines, Southwest Combine For $3.5 Billion Loss In 3rd QuarterAmerican Airlines on Thursday reported a loss of $2.4 billion and Southwest Airlines lost $1.16 billion in the third quarter, typically a very strong period of air travel that includes most of the summer vacation season.
Middle Seats An Option Again On Southwest Airlines Starting Dec. 1Dallas-based Southwest Airlines is ending its coronavirus pandemic-era policy of underselling flights and will put passengers back in middle seats starting Dec. 1.