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Southwest Airlines announces leadership changes
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Southwest Airlines announces leadership changes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2020

Southwest Airlines Co. today announced three Leadership changes in Air Operations. Late last year, Senior Vice President of Air Operations ... Read More

Southwest Airlines Hawaii flights not safe? Did FAA know?
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Southwest Airlines Hawaii flights not safe? Did FAA know?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2020

With the arrival of a budget carrier Southwest Airlines in Hawaii, tourism may have changed forever for the Aloha State. ... Read More

Southwest Airlines expands nonstop service from San Jose to Hawaii
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Southwest Airlines expands nonstop service from San Jose to Hawaii

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 17, 2020

Southwest Airlines launches nonstop flights to Lihue, Kauai (LIH) and Kona (KOA), on the Island of Hawaii, from Mineta San ... Read More

FAA chief: Boeing 737 Max not likely to be cleared for flight until 2020
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FAA chief: Boeing 737 Max not likely to be cleared for flight until 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2019

US civil aviation regulators are not likely to clear Boeing's problem-prone 737 Max aircraft for flight until next year, according ... Read More

Southwest Airlines issues Denver travel advisory
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Southwest Airlines issues Denver travel advisory

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 25, 2019

Southwest Airlines issued the following  travel advisory: Based on the forecasted weather conditions for Denver International Airport (DEN), our scheduled service ... Read More

US airlines: Restoring traveling public’s trust in Boeing 737 MAX top priority
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US airlines: Restoring traveling public’s trust in Boeing 737 MAX top priority

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 4, 2019

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines are planning to conduct Boeing 737 MAX demonstration flights with senior company officials, ... Read More

San Jose International Airport celebrates opening of additional boarding gates
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San Jose International Airport celebrates opening of additional boarding gates

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) reached an important milestone yesterday in commissioning a $58 million Interim Gates Facility, which ... Read More

Southwest Airlines flies nonstop to Nashville and Raleigh/Durham from San Jose International Airport
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Southwest Airlines flies nonstop to Nashville and Raleigh/Durham from San Jose International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Summer travelers have more reasons to choose Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) with Southwest Airlines' launch yesterday of nonstop ... Read More

United, Southwest and Delta: New nonstop flights to Southern California
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United, Southwest and Delta: New nonstop flights to Southern California

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

The expansion of air service at Ontario International Airport (ONT), in Southern California, continues today with the United Airlines nonstop ... Read More

Ontario International Airport: Passenger volume up almost 7% in April
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Ontario International Airport: Passenger volume up almost 7% in April

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Passenger volume at Ontario International Airport (ONT) climbed nearly 7% in April, continuing a trend of steady growth for the ... Read More

United Airlines CEO: We rebook Boeing 737 MAX passengers complimentary
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United Airlines CEO: We rebook Boeing 737 MAX passengers complimentary

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019

United Airlines operates 14 Boeing MAX jets and has dozens more on order. United Airlines Chief Executive Oscar Munoz promised ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Sunset on the Beach series returns to Waikiki
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Hawaii Tourism: Sunset on the Beach series returns to Waikiki

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Honolulu visitors and residents in search of a little family-friendly fun this summer in Waikiki will be pleased to know ... Read More

Warren Buffett: ‘I will never hesitate to fly on a 737 MAX’
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Warren Buffett: ‘I will never hesitate to fly on a 737 MAX’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019

The third-richest man in the world, Warren Buffett, believes aircraft have never been safer and would still travel on the ... Read More

Passenger and cargo numbers continue to rise at Ontario International Airport
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Passenger and cargo numbers continue to rise at Ontario International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019

The number of airline passengers who traveled through Southern California's Ontario International Airport (ONT) increased by more than 5% last ... Read More

Southwest Airlines: Nonstop from Silicon Valley to Long Beach
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Southwest Airlines: Nonstop from Silicon Valley to Long Beach

editor editor- April 9, 2019

Today, Southwest Airlines launched nonstop service to Long Beach Airport from Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC). The flights are scheduled throughout ... Read More

New Ethiopian crash report: What happened in the final moments?
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New Ethiopian crash report: What happened in the final moments?

editor editor- April 3, 2019

The newest report that broke overnight about the Ethiopian airline crash states that the pilots initially followed Boeing's emergency procedure ... Read More

Huge flight outage grounds airlines: Passengers stranded
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Huge flight outage grounds airlines: Passengers stranded

editor editor- April 1, 2019

A major computer outage is affecting flights all over the United States this morning causing delays across the nation, especially ... Read More

Boeing set to brief experts on 737 Max software update
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Boeing set to brief experts on 737 Max software update

editor editor- March 27, 2019

Boeing is set to brief hundreds of experts this morning on the 737 Max software update. But yet another problem ... Read More

Which is the top US airline in North America? Depends on how you look at it
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Which is the top US airline in North America? Depends on how you look at it

editor editor- March 27, 2019

In a recent new study, a detailed analysis of the US airline market-share domination in North America, ranks and lists results by factors ... Read More

Boeing 737 Max forced to make emergency landing
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Boeing 737 Max forced to make emergency landing

editor editor- March 26, 2019

The Federal Aviation Administration reported that a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max jet was forced to make an emergency landing ... Read More

International travel drives February growth at Ontario International Airport
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International travel drives February growth at Ontario International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

More than 363,000 airline passengers moved through Southern California's Ontario International Airport (ONT) in February, an increase of 2.7%, or ... Read More

Southwest Airlines announces new nonstop flights
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Southwest Airlines announces new nonstop flights

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

Southwest Airlines Co. today announced several new nonstop flights linking cities across the United States as it extends its bookable ... Read More

Presidential Emergency Order: Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 grounded in the United States
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Presidential Emergency Order: Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 grounded in the United States

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019

US President Donald Trump issued an emergency order to ground all Boeing 737 Max 8 and also Boeing 737 Max 9. Flights ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?
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Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

The list of the carriers that are grounding the controversial Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft and the countries that are ... Read More

Boeing Max 8 banned in Europe but still safe in USA
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Boeing Max 8 banned in Europe but still safe in USA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 12, 2019

America First over safety first may be the mode of operation at Boeing and the United States government. Today, one ... Read More

Boeing stock plummets 12 percent after 2nd 737 MAX 8 plane crash
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Boeing stock plummets 12 percent after 2nd 737 MAX 8 plane crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

The latest crash of a Boeing 737 MAX 8 operated by Ethiopian Airlines has sent shares of the world’s largest ... Read More

Why President Trump loves Boeing Max 8 and why grounding may not be an option?
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Why President Trump loves Boeing Max 8 and why grounding may not be an option?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 11, 2019

The management at Boeing Headquarter is waking up to a week that will bring great challenges and a PR a ... Read More

Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?
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Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

How safe is the brand new Boeing 737 Max 8? This a legitimate question to ask while search and rescue operations are ... Read More

Southwest wants to give Hawaiian Airlines a run for its money
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Southwest wants to give Hawaiian Airlines a run for its money

editor editor- March 2, 2019

Southwest Airlines is about to give Hawaiian Airlines a literal run for its money as it plans to lay a ... Read More

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all
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Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Today, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the nearly 10,000 pilots represented by ... Read More

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight
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FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight

editor editor- February 20, 2019

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) documents show that Southwest Airlines has made frequent mistakes in calculations and luggage-loading practices that could ... Read More

Maintenance Emergency: How safe is it to fly on Southwest Airlines?
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Maintenance Emergency: How safe is it to fly on Southwest Airlines?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 17, 2019

I've seen people walked off the job, held on suspension for a month or more because they've reported problems that ... Read More

Southwest Airlines may fly between Honolulu and Vegas
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Southwest Airlines may fly between Honolulu and Vegas

editor editor- February 14, 2019

If you live in Hawaii, Las Vegas, Nevada, is such a popular travel destination that locals refer to it as ... Read More

Southwest Airlines: We hide our compliance issues under the Warrior Spirit
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Southwest Airlines: We hide our compliance issues under the Warrior Spirit

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Just yesterday, eTurboNews reported about Boeing being speechless about the question of safety when flying on a Southwest Airlines Boeing ... Read More

Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800?  Boeing declines to comment
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Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800? Boeing declines to comment

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Is it safe flying a Southwest Airline B737-800 aircraft from North America to Hawaii? This is a question many experts ... Read More

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