| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Southwest Airlines is facing a $12-million fine after air safety regulators said the airline didn't comply with maintenance regulations on its Boeing 737 jetliner fleet.
The Federal Aviation Administration is proposing the civil penalty against...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Re: “Expressing frustration with Bob Hope Airport,” Mailbag, July 23. Your correspondent, Helen Palmer, has found out the realities of monopoly pricing at Burbank Airport. Over the past decade Southwest Airlines has gradually consolidated...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Top carriers at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport say the newly-opened 8,000-foot-long south runway will help in their South Florida growth plans.
With just days since opening to aircraft traffic Thursday, jetliners are already putting...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The check-in queue for Southwest Airlines at Terminal 1 at San Francisco International Airport snaked beyond the restrooms and the elevator leading to baggage claim, clear past the entrance to the Air Train, before making a dogleg that stretched almost to...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 4:50 PM
The modernization of outdated terminals at Los Angeles International Airport forged ahead Tuesday as work began on a $508-million renovation of one of the busiest passenger facilities.
City leaders and airport officials broke ground at Terminal 1,...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:14 PM
American Airlines will save nearly $1 million per year by switching to electronic manuals for flight attendants from paper ones, the first major carrier to do so, the airline said Wednesday.
Flight attendants began accessing the manuals via tablet...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Southwest Airlines hopes to add Central America to its list of destinations with daily round trip service from Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport to Costa Rica starting in early March, the airline announced Friday.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Work is scheduled to begin next week on a $500-million remodel of the busy Southwest Airlines terminal at Los Angeles International Airport.
City leaders, airport officials and airline representatives are set to break ground Tuesday at Terminal 1, which...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Southwest Airlines on Monday announced a new logo and aircraft paint job, dubbed Heart.
"Our collective heartbeat is stronger and healthier than ever, and that's because of the warmth, the compassion, and the smiles of our people," CEO Gary Kelly said...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Many of the airplanes overhead in the Baltimore region could start looking a bit different soon, as Southwest Airlines unveiled a new logo and design for its aircraft Monday.
The Dallas-based airline is the largest carrier in and out of BWI Thurgood...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 9:41 AM
A Southwest Airlines jet clipped a stationary JetBlue plane as it was pushing back from the gate at Logan International Airport in Boston on Monday, according to CBS Boston.
The JetBlue plane was empty and although both aircrafts sustained minor...