Southwest Airlines may be prepping big Valentine"s Day surprise for Bay Area

Sources say SJC's largest carrier could be about to make another big Hawaii-related announcement on a day when 'luv' is in the air......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2019

Southwest Airlines may be prepping big Valentine"s Day surprise

Southwest Airlines might be planning for a Valentine’s Day celebration this year like none other in the low-fare behemoth’s long history. Sources close to developments say the carrier could put tickets on sale for its first-ever flights to Haw.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2019

Dallas forecast leads to American, Southwest cancellations

American and Southwest Airlines are canceling hundreds of flights in the Dallas-Fort Worth area because of a forecast of damaging weather......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 17th, 2019

How has Southwest Airlines responded in wake of its fatal accident?

In the aftermath of Southwest Flight 1380, the Dallas-based airline responded by reportedly handing out $5,000 checks to passengers on the plane. The move took some by surprise. "Initially, the instinct is to kind of circle the wagons and wait for .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2018

Southwest Airlines load factor falls below expectations

Southwest Airlines Co. reported Friday a surprise decline in third-quarter load factor, as the supply of seats outgrew demand. Load factor declined to 83.9% from 84.8% a year ago, while the FactSet consensus was for an increase to 85.0%, as September l.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 5th, 2018

Southwest Airlines is trying a new boarding procedure in the Bay Area. Will it help?

Southwest Airlines has very quietly introduced an alternative boarding procedure at a handful of markets the carrier serves on the West Coast, including San Jose. But don’t look for the procedure to be rolled out ever at the low-fare carrier’s larges.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Southwest set to make history tomorrow with flight to Hawaii from Bay Area

Southwest Airlines could make history this week as the carrier's timeline for the launch of its first-ever scheduled service from the mainland United States to Hawaii continues to rapidly evolve. In a memo Monday morning to tens of thousands of South.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2019

Surprise! The Airbus Jetliner You Ordered Years Ago Just Got More Expensive

Large aircraft are included in the list of $7.5 billion worth of European imports that will be subject to new U.S. tariffs starting Oct. 18. That means U.S. airlines with orders for Airbus aircraft could pay more than expected. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 15th, 2019

Fatal Southwest Airlines accident report to be presented in November


Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2019

U.S. board to determine probable cause of Southwest engine failure that killed one

The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday it will meet to determine the probable cause of the April 2018 engine failure of Southwest Airlines flight 1380 that killed a passenger who was partially sucked out the window......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 15th, 2019

Southwest pilots say 737 MAX return may be delayed beyond Boeing"s fourth quarter goal

Southwest Airlines pilots predicted on Monday that the grounded Boeing 737 MAX airplane will return to the skies around February, weeks later than Boeing and airlines have projected......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 14th, 2019

Southwest pilots union sees 737 MAX return in February or later

A union representing pilots at Southwest Airlines Co on Monday said it believes the grounded Boeing 737 MAX will likely return to the skies in "probably a February time frame to say the least.".....»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 14th, 2019

Milwaukee"s dominant airline, Southwest, ranked second best family-friendly airline in 2019

Southwest Airlines Co., which held Milwaukee's dominant market share in 2018 with 42.15% of total traffic at Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport, ranked second in a new study on the best airlines for families in the United States. In 2018, The .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 14th, 2019

United Won’t Fly 737 Max Until January, Holiday Travel Further Muddled

United Airlines is canceling flights on its grounded 737 Max fleet until early January, joining Southwest and American in keeping the troubled airplane on the ground through the winter holiday season......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 11th, 2019

Hedge Funds Are Selling Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)

The Insider Monkey team has completed processing the quarterly 13F filings for the June quarter submitted by the hedge funds and other money.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyOct 10th, 2019

Southwest, Gol ground 13 Boeing 737 NG airplanes after checks

Southwest Airlines Co and Brazil's Gol Linhas Aereas said on Wednesday they had grounded a total of 13 Boeing Co 737 NG airplanes after U.S. regulators ordered urgent inspections last week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2019

Southwest finds cracks on two Boeing 737 NG airplanes during inspections

Southwest Airlines Co said Wednesday it found cracks on two Boeing 737 NG airplanes and removed them from service after U.S. regulators last week ordered urgent inspections......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2019

American Airlines Joins Southwest In Abandoning Hope 737 MAX Will Fly Again This Year

American Airlines Joins Southwest In Abandoning Hope 737 MAX Will Fly Again This Year Even as Boeing still tells anyone who will.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 9th, 2019

Southwest Airlines grounds two Boeing planes with cracked critical part

A pickle fork is the part that helps attach a plane's fuselage to the wing......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 9th, 2019

Southwest pilots sue Boeing over 737 Max grounding

The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association says its 9,900 members have lost about $115 million due to flight cuts caused by the Max grounding......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 8th, 2019

Southwest pilots sue Boeing for misleading them on 737 MAX

The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA) said on Monday it had filed a lawsuit against Boeing Co alleging that the planemaker "deliberately misled" the airline and pilots about its 737 MAX aircraft......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 7th, 2019