June 24, 2024 3:03 PM

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Southwest Airlines Faces Scrutiny After Near Catastrophe Over Pacific

Southwest Airlines Faces Scrutiny After Near Catastrophe Over Pacific

Southwest Airlines flight narrowly escapes disaster over Pacific, FAA investigates after Boeing 737's sudden descent and recovery off Hawaii coast.

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Southwest Airlines Faces $800K Fine in Religious Liberty Dispute

Southwest Airlines Faces $800K Fine in Religious Liberty Dispute

Southwest Airlines faces a lawsuit over firing a flight attendant for religiously charged messages, testing the balance between workplace civility and religious freedom.

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Southwest Airlines Launches Compensation Program for Flight Delays, Cancellations

Southwest Airlines Launches Compensation Program for Flight Delays, Cancellations

Southwest Airlines offers vouchers for delays not caused by weather, aiming to compensate for travel disruptions and improve customer trust.

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Say Goodbye to Open Seating? Southwest Airlines Considers Major Changes

Say Goodbye to Open Seating? Southwest Airlines Considers Major Changes

Southwest Airlines rethinks seating and ends service to four airports as it navigates financial challenges and Boeing delays.

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Southwest Airlines Brings Back Popular Companion Pass Offer for Limited Time

Southwest Airlines brings back a free companion flight offer and plans new overnight flights from Las Vegas to Hawaii, aiming to enhance travel experiences.

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Southwest Airlines Faces Delays and Cancellations Amid Busy Holiday Travel Season

Southwest Airlines Faces Delays and Cancellations Amid Busy Holiday Travel Season

Southwest Airlines deals with flight delays and cancellations during the busy holiday season. Find out how weather and dress code disputes are impacting travelers. Will Southwest manage the holiday rush?

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Southwest Airlines Pays $140 Million for Causing Holiday Travel Nightmares in 2022

Southwest Airlines Pays $140 Million for Causing Holiday Travel Nightmares in 2022

Southwest Airlines settles for $140 million over its 2022 holiday chaos, offering compensation and improvements. Travelers recount harrowing experiences and the airline's efforts to rectify the situation.

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The Best Airlines for Families

The Best Airlines for Families

Some airlines are better than others at being family-friendly.

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Southwest Airlines’ No Expiration on Loyalty Points Rock the Airline Industry

No need to book and take a flight or purchase from any Southwest partners to keep your points valid, Southwest Airlines announced October 17 this year that effective immediately loyalty points will no longer expire. “We believe the points you earn should be yours forever.”

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Southwest Airlines Pilot Showered His One Millionth Passenger With Gifts

Southwestern Airline pilot Captain John Charles Ritchie commemorated the moment he flew his one millionth passenger by giving her gifts.

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Southwest Airlines Pilot Just Made His Employer Proud And In The Process Boosts The Industry’s Image

A video showing an airline pilot honoring his millionth passenger went viral. The act has added boost to the image of the airline company.

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Southwest Airlines Plans To Stop Flight Overbooking

Southwest Airlines will now stop overbooking its flights along with JetBlue. The decision was made due to the United Airlines incident where a man was forcibly dragged off an overbooked flight.

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This Airline Is Offering 10,000 Free Flights To Patients In Need Of Medical Care

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Southwest's Medical Transportation Grant Program, the Southwest Airline is offering 10,000 free flights for patients and their families who are in need of medical attention. What seems to be their biggest gift ever, Southwest is partnering with 75 hospitals and organizations to hand out tickets for traveling patients.

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Travel Waivers Announced As Ft Lauderdale Airport Shooting Causes Airlines To React

The recent shooting at Ft. Lauderdale Hollywood airport causes major airlines to react with travel waivers and other operations updates.

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Southwest Pilot Congratulate Passengers For Drinking All The Booze On The Plane

Southwest captain congatulates passengers for drinking all the booze while midflight. The alcohol chugging session lasted less than four hours and just enough for the plane to land on its destination.

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