Chicago-Bound Southwest Flight Returns To Oakland With Landing Gear ProblemA Southwest Airlines flight headed to Chicago was forced to return to Oakland, California, and make an emergency landing on Wednesday, due to a landing gear problem.
Volunteer EMT Gives First Aid To Passenger Who Blacked Out On Southwest FlightA volunteer firefighter/EMT from northwest Indiana was getting a lot of love on the Internet on Wednesday, after acting quickly when a fellow Southwest Airlines passenger passed out on a flight earlier this week.
Southwest Expecting Normal Operations A Day After Computer GlitchSouthwest Airlines said it was expecting operations to be back to normal across the nation on Monday, a day after a computer glitch delayed hundreds of flights, but travelers were still being advised to print boarding passes at home or use a mobile boarding pass.
Six Men Charged With Disrupting Flight From San Diego To ChicagoA Southwest Airlines flight from San Diego to Chicago was diverted to Amarillo, Texas, late Monday night, after six passengers became unruly during the flight.
Major Jobs Fair Offers Opportunities To Thousands Of YouthLeaders of some of the biggest companies in the country were at McCormick Place on Thursday, for what has been dubbed a catalyst for hiring programs and events.
Southwest Plane Struck By Ground Equipment At Midway; Another Aborts TakeoffFor the second time in three days, a Southwest Airlines flight aborted takeoff at Midway International Airport. The latest incident happened just hours after another Southwest Airlines plane struck a piece of ground equipment after landing at Midway.
Flight To Boston Evacuated After Engine Catches Fire During Takeoff At MidwayPilots of Southwest Flight 3299 aborted takeoff around 10:45 p.m., after one of the plane's engines caught fire.
Woman Sues Southwest Airlines After Slipping Out Of Wheelchair At MidwayThe lawsuit alleges a Southwest Airlines employee was pushing Rosemary Hastings' wheelchair down the jetway to the airplane when she began to slip and asked the employee to stop, but the employee did not stop the chair and Hastings was injured.
Southwest Employee Driving Luggage Vehicle Killed In Crash At MidwayMichael Yates, 52, was a former DuPage County sheriff's deputy.
Woman 'Stabs' Man With Pen For Snoring Too Loud On Plane A Southwest Airlines plane was forced to return to Midway Airport this afternoon after a disturbance on board.
Southwest Airlines Socked With $1.6M Fine For Midway Delays Last WinterIt's a record fine for violating federal rules against long tarmac delays.
Nurse Comes To Aid Of Woman In Cardiac Arrest On Midway-Bound FlightA Chicagoland nurse got an unexpected surprise onboard a Southwest Airlines jet bound from Denver to Midway Airport Tuesday.