Southwest Airlines

Southwest flight attendants’ lawsuit over Boeing 737 MAX safety dismissed

A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit by Southwest flight attendants, stating it fails to link Boeing’s alleged misconduct in the 737 MAX crisis and their losses....


Southwest crew finds written threat, evacuates plane

Southwest Airlines crew finds a written threat and evacuates the Boeing 737 plane upon arrival at Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI)....


Boeing 737 MAX not the only FAA’s issue, investigators find

A new report by the US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation revealed how the Boeing 737 MAX was not the only problem the FAA has had on its hands in regards to safety....


Southwest Airlines to take 35 Boeing 737 MAX jets in 2021

Southwest Airlines expects to receive 35 Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets through the end of 2021....


Which airlines will fly Boeing 737 MAX?

As the Boeing 737 MAX returns to the skies, which airlines will actually fly the aircraft?...


Southwest Airlines to buy 30 Boeing 737 MAXs from failed orders?

Southwest Airlines reportedly stepped into negotiations with Boeing and lessors to review the airline's order of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft and purchase up to 30 jets which were refused by original buyers....


Can you guess Top 10 largest airlines right now? | Quiz

Some airlines have fared better than others during the current travel downturn. But how well do you know which airline is the largest in the world right now? Take the quiz:...


Tip of the iceberg: Southwest Airlines grounds 130 Boeing 737s

Southwest Airlines has temporarily grounded over half of its fleet, 130 Boeing 737-800 aircraft, due to detected discrepancies in aircraft weight data. For various safety issues, such as the faulty weights, the airline has been under scrutiny by the Federal Aviation Administration since 2018. ...


American, Delta and United join Southwest’s no change fee club

The big three US air carriers, American Airlines, Delta Airlines and United Airlines, have consecutively announced the elimination of infamous ticket change fees. Meanwhile, their low cost competitor Southwest Airlines never had such costs in the first place.  ...


Southwest deems armrests as low-touch areas

Southwest Airlines is retiring its extra aircraft cleaning procedures previously enacted due to the COVID-19 outbreak....