Southwest, Mechanics Union Reach Tentative Deal In Labor DisputeSouthwest Airlines and a union representing its mechanics say they're on the verge of ending a bitter, long-running labor dispute that has triggered hundreds of flight cancellations and raised safety concerns.
Air Travelers, Airlines Share Impact Of Grounding Of All 737 MAX Planes In USSouthwest Airlines, which has the largest fleet of the planes, says less than five percent of flights will be affected.
President Trump Says All Boeing 737 MAX Planes Grounded 'Effective Immediately'"We're gonna be issuing an emergency order to ground all flights of the 737 MAX 8 and the 737 MAX 9, and planes associated with that line," Mr. Trump told reporters.
Air Travelers React To Southwest, American Airlines Not Grounding 737 MAXFear over Boeing's 737 MAX 8 after two recent crashes is spilling out on social media.
Southwest Losing Millions Weekly In Labor Fight, CEO SaysA spike in Southwest Airlines planes ruled out of service for mechanical issues is costing the carrier millions each week because of delayed and canceled flights, the CEO says.
Southwest Kicks Off New Hawaii Routes With Tickets As Low As $49Dallas-based Southwest Airlines is scheduled to begin service to Hawaii on March 17 and introductory fares are as low as $49.
2 Southwest Planes Clip Wings At Newark AirportA Southwest Airlines that was taxiing at Newark Liberty International Airport on Saturday clipped wings with a parked aircraft, the company said.
Labor Expert On Southwest Air Lawsuit Vs. Mechanics Union: "It's Definitely Upping The Ante"Southwest Airlines is asking a federal judge to order the air carrier's mechanics union to stop disrupting operations.
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.
Aloha: Southwest Says It Can Begin Flying To Hawaii Southwest Airlines is getting ready for takeoff. The Dallas-based airline says it has gained government approval to begin flights between California and Hawaii.
Computer Issues Briefly Ground Southwest Airlines Flights Across The CountryFlight delays and passenger frustration after a computer issue grounded Southwest Airlines flights at some U.S. airports.
FAA Steps Up Oversight At Southwest Airlines Maintenance StationsThe FAA says as part of its increased oversight, there are more spot checks conducted as needed.
Southwest Blames Gov't Shutdown For Lower Revenue As Flight Delays & Cancellations ContinueMaintenance troubles, flight delays and cancellations continue at Southwest Airlines and it’s having an impact on employees, customers and the company's bottom line.
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.
Southwest Airlines Onboard Baggage Weight Subject Of FAA InvestigationFederal officials have told Southwest Airlines to fix the way it calculates the weight of luggage loaded on flights after finding frequent mistakes.