Southwest Airlines Reduces Flights At Midway Airport, After Air Traffic Control Tower Closed Over COVID-19The move resulted in more than 173 canceled flights on Friday.
The 737 Max Grounding Cost Southwest $828 Million In 2019Southwest Airlines said it will seek additional compensation from Boeing as the problem is expected to stretch deep into 2020.
In Wake Of 737 Max Crisis, Southwest May End Its All-Boeing PolicyEvery plane in Southwest Airlines' fleet is a Boeing 737. But that may not be the case in the future.
737 Max Grounding Will Cost American And Southwest Airlines More Than $1 BillionBoeing continues to expect approval to fly the jets again by end of this year, although it has consistently fallen behind its own timeline.
Southwest Airlines Flight Evacuated At Midway Due To Hydraulic Problem After LandingAfter landing and turning off the runway, the plane stopped short of the terminal due to a hydraulic issue, and the 137 passengers and five crew members evacuated the plane using airstairs.
Southwest Airlines Pilots Sue Boeing For $100 Million In Lost Pay Due To 737 Max GroundingSouthwest Airlines Pilots Association, in a complaint filed Monday on behalf of the pilots, claims Boeing "deliberately" misled pilots about the safety of the aircraft, which caused two fatal crashes in less than six months killing 346 people.
Boeing 737 Max Could Stay Grounded Until 2020, But Some Airlines Still Booking On Fall ReturnIt might be July, but it’s not too early to think about planning for holiday travel, and if you’re flying, you could get booked on a Boeing 737 Max, even though the jets remain grounded due to safety concerns after two fatal crashes.
American Airlines Cancels 737 Max Flights Through Mid-AugustThe announcement made American the second major carrier to cancel Max flights through the busy summer season.
Aerodata Computer Glitch Causes Flight Delays For Several AirlinesTechnical issues with a software system called Aerodata caused delays for several airlines nationwide Monday morning.
With Boeing 737 Max Planes Grounded, Airlines Forced To Tweak Schedules During Spring Break RushAirlines across the United States are scrambling to make schedule changes, after the FAA issued an emergency order grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft, in the wake of two fatal crashes.
Boeing 737 Max Planes Grounded In United StatesAll Boeing 737 Maxes have been grounded in the United States after days of carriers' insistence that they're just fine.
Southwest Allows Customers With Upcoming 737 Max 8 Flights To RebookThe United States is one place you'll still find Boeing's 737 Max 8 planes in service even with flight attendants, ground crews and the unions that represent them urging otherwise.
Chicagoans Serenade Airline Passengers With Mariachi MusicThey got a round of applause, and a thank you from the pilot.
Flights Getting Lighter, But Not To The Benefit Of PassengersSkyrocketing fuel costs are prompting airlines to make small changes to lighten planes, but the changes aren't doing much to enhance passengers' comfort.
Southwest Flight Diverted To Cleveland For Cracked WindowA Southwest Airlines flight heading from Chicago to Newark was diverted to Cleveland on Wednesday, after a window cracked on the plane.