Posts Tagged ‘Southwest Airlines’

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Southwest Airlines Reports 23% Profit Jump, Announces Order for 25 New Boeings

The Dallas-based airline scored a big profit boost in the second quarter and announced a new order of 737-700 aircraft on Thursday.
by BNO News


Southwest Grounds 81 Jets for Inspection Following Fuselage Rupture

Southwest Airlines grounded more than 80 aircraft early Saturday after one of its planes experienced an in-flight fuselage rupture on Friday, the airline said.
by BNO News

Rendering of a Delta Air Lines Boeing 717. (Image by Delta)

First Delta 717s to Arrive Next Year in Deal With Southwest

Delta's first batch of ex-AirTran Boeing 717 jets will arrive in 2013.
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Southwest Fined $200,000 for Bumping Passengers

Despite its stellar record of passenger care, Southwest has been caught breaking federal rules with regards to how it treats passengers bumped from oversold flights.
by Mark Lawrence


Final Call: Virgin America Flight Attendants Remain Union-Free, Dirtiest Parts of the Plane Revealed

Virgin America's flight attendants vote against unionization, two Muslim men are suing Delta for kicking them off a plane, AirTran will soon dump its XM satellite radio systems, and more...
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