Southwest Airlines

Southwest doesn't plan to use Boeing Max jets until August

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Southwest Airlines customers relaxing on Thursday evening got an email that may mean their summer vacation could be more stressful and expensive than they planned.Read more

Southwest flight attendant holds baby to give mom a break

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A Southwest flight attendant went through her pre-takeoff routine holding a restless baby girl in an effort to give the mother a break and a chance to settle in.Read more

Technical outage causing flight delays for airlines

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A technical outage is impacting major airlines and causing flight delays in Chicago, New York, Boston, Atlanta, Miami and Detroit.Read more


Southwest 737 Max makes emergency landing in Orlando

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The Federal Aviation Administration says a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max jet made a safe emergency landing Tuesday in Orlando, Florida, after experiencing an...Read more

American Airlines, Southwest extend 737 Max flight cancellations

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American Airlines is extending cancellations of flights through April 24 due to the grounding of Boeing 737 Max aircraft.Read more

Indy travelers feeling effects of grounded Boeing jets

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Some people flying out of Indianapolis are feeling the effects of the FAA grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 jets.Read more

Criticism of FAA mounts as other nations ground Boeing jets

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The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is facing mounting criticism for backing the airworthiness of Boeing's 737 Max jets as the number of countries that have...Read more

Southwest flight tickets to Hawaii are now on sale

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It's inaugural flight on March 17 to the island has already sold out.Read more

Southwest delivers forgotten wedding dress from Houston to Costa Rica

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Southwest Airlines saved the day when it delivered a bridesmaid's dress from Houston to Costa Rica on short notice.Read more


Southwest gets FAA OK for flights to Hawaii from California

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The Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday it has granted Southwest Airlines approval to begin flights between California and Hawaii, capping the airline's...Read more

Southwest cancels more than 100 flights due to operational emergency

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Southwest Airlines had more than 100 flight cancellations and more than a thousand delays this weekend because of an "operational emergency".Read more