Southwest Airlines

Southwest Flyers Get More Room This Upcoming Thanksgiving Travel Season

As the busy Thanksgiving travel season fast approaches, travelers flying Southwest Airlines will get extra room on their flight for a bit while longer.
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Southwest Airlines Reduces Between-Flight Sanitizing Procedure

Southwest Airlines is scaling back its aircraft-cleaning procedures between flights. In a memo obtained by USA TODAY, the airline announced as of August 1, only high-touch areas like onboard restrooms and tray tables will be disinfected.
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Southwest Air Employees to Face Job Cuts Unless Traffic Triples

Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly says passenger numbers will have to triple by the end of the year in order for the carrier to avoid its first-ever involuntary job cuts.
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Southwest Airlines to Require Passengers Wear Masks, but Won’t Deny Boarding to Those Who Refuse

“Customers will be required to wear a mask or a face covering in the airport and on the plane beginning May 11,” the company states on its website.
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Passengers Throw In-Flight Baby Shower for Couple Flying Home with Adopted Newborn

Dustin and Caren Moore were in for a surprise when they brought their new daughter home for the first time – and it wasn’t just in-flight refreshments. See the details.
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Airlines Offer Passengers Flexibility Ahead of Tropical Storm Dorian

DALLAS ( 1080 KRLD ) - Southwest Airlines and American Airlines are among the airlines offering their passengers some flexibility as all eyes are on Tropical Storm Dorian which is blowing through the Caribbean this morning. Southwest customers flying to Turks and Caicos, the Dominican Republic and...
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