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#Southwest Airlines

# southwest-airlines - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Ryanair collects €1.8bn through extra charges - but it's not the king of the add-on
# Fora
# Fora

Ryanair collects €1.8bn through extra charges - but it's not the king of the add-on

Jul 21st 2018, 10:00 AM 29,937 Views 41 Comments

American airlines dominate the world’s league of non-ticket sales.

# southwest-airlines - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Passengers warned to 'put down phones and listen' to safety demos after Southwest Airlines accident
# Flight Safety
# Flight Safety

Passengers warned to 'put down phones and listen' to safety demos after Southwest Airlines accident

Apr 19th 2018, 6:01 PM 27,869 Views 52 Comments

Photos emerged online this week of passengers using their oxygen masks incorrectly during an emergency Southwest Airlines landing.

Southwest Airlines engine explosion linked to similar accident in 2016
# Southwest Airlines
# Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines engine explosion linked to similar accident in 2016

Apr 19th 2018, 3:47 PM 19,822 Views 34 Comments

A Southwest Airlines plane was forced into an emergency landing on Tuesday after one of its engines exploded.

# southwest-airlines - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Woman dies after being left hanging half outside plane after its engine blew
# USA
# USA

Woman dies after being left hanging half outside plane after its engine blew

Apr 18th 2018, 6:55 AM 87,718 Views 32 Comments

Witnesses described efforts to pull the woman back into the plane after the window shattered, depressurising the cabin.

# southwest-airlines - Sunday 28 August, 2016

US flight makes emergency landing after engine breaks apart
# Southwest Airlines
# Southwest Airlines

US flight makes emergency landing after engine breaks apart

Aug 28th 2016, 2:51 PM 39,989 Views 24 Comments

The plane was taken out of service after landing safely in Florida.

# southwest-airlines - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Man charged with assault after choking a woman for reclining her seat on an airplane
# United States
# United States

Man charged with assault after choking a woman for reclining her seat on an airplane

Dec 17th 2015, 9:00 AM 23,510 Views 0 Comments

Lawrence Wells, 54, faces up to 10 years in prison.

# southwest-airlines - Monday 28 July, 2014

US aviation authority threatens Southwest Airlines with $12m fine over safety concerns
# Flight Risk
# Flight Risk

US aviation authority threatens Southwest Airlines with $12m fine over safety concerns

Jul 28th 2014, 10:40 PM 10,551 Views 20 Comments

The FAA says the fine relates to repairs made to Boeing 737 planes in Southwest Airlines’ fleet.

# southwest-airlines - Friday 20 June, 2014

Hilarious flight attendant's routine should be mandatory on Ryanair flights
# Steward Sass
From The Daily Edge
# Steward Sass

Hilarious flight attendant's routine should be mandatory on Ryanair flights

Jun 20th 2014, 6:00 PM 39,974 Views 20 Comments

Give this guy a promotion.

# southwest-airlines - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Eight injured as plane lands nose-first in New York
# Close Call
# Close Call

Eight injured as plane lands nose-first in New York

Jul 23rd 2013, 11:56 AM 17,325 Views 24 Comments

The plane carrying 150 people collapsed on landing at La Guardia airport.

# southwest-airlines - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

American airline tells woman to cover up
# Cover Up
From The Daily Edge
# Cover Up

American airline tells woman to cover up

Jun 19th 2012, 6:00 PM 19,648 Views 47 Comments

The woman refused to cover up and said her breasts did not interfere with the flight.

# southwest-airlines - Friday 4 May, 2012

Woman challenges airline after 'too fat to fly' incident
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Woman challenges airline after 'too fat to fly' incident

May 4th 2012, 2:13 PM 11,045 Views 67 Comments

Kenlie Tiggerman says Southwest Airlines need to be clearer about when an overweight passenger needs to book an extra seat.

# southwest-airlines - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

American aviation authority demands inspection of all older Boeing jets
# 737s
# 737s

American aviation authority demands inspection of all older Boeing jets

Apr 5th 2011, 9:51 AM 467 Views 0 Comments

The FAA’s order comes as Southwest Airlines finishes inspecting its entire fleet after a panel burst open mid-flight.

# southwest-airlines - Monday 4 April, 2011

Southwest cancels 100 flights as cracks found in three planes
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Southwest cancels 100 flights as cracks found in three planes

Apr 4th 2011, 3:27 PM 1,052 Views 0 Comments

After a hole appears – mid-flight – in the roof of one plane, checks show at least three jets with structural problems.

# southwest-airlines - Wednesday 18 August, 2010

Mother slaps baby on plane, flight attendant seizes baby
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Mother slaps baby on plane, flight attendant seizes baby

Aug 18th 2010, 2:42 PM 232 Views 0 Comments

An air stewardess took a black-eyed baby from its mother after she slapped it in the face.