Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines Pilots Union Files Lawsuit Against Boeing, Claiming They’ve Lost Millions Over 737MAX

The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA) filed a lawsuit in the District Court of Dallas County on Monday alleging that the grounding of the Boeing 737MAX aircraft has cost Southwest Airlines pilots in excess of $100 million.  The pilots union…

Southwest Flight Attendant Faces Disciplinary Action for Calling Out Trump Supporter On Social Media

A flight attendant for Southwest Airlines has got himself into hot water after taking to social media to call out a supporter of President Trump who was a passenger on one of his recent flights.  The flight attendant, who has…

“This is About Public Confidence in the Safety of Air Travel”: Flight Attendants Plea to Ground 737 MAX

Will the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ground the Boeing 737 MAX at some point today?  The agency is still holding out despite a slew of aviation regulators around the world grounding the controversial passenger aircraft.  Most notably, late this afternoon…

Check Out Southwest Airlines’ Huge Employee Profit Sharing Scheme: Equivalent to 5 Weeks Worth of Pay

Southwest Airlines might be the low-cost airline that says its “low fares actually stay low” but that doesn’t mean the Texas-based carrier can’t treat its employees every now and again.  And that’s exactly what Southwest is doing, with an announcement…

Flight Attendant Union Isn’t Impressed With $1,000 One-Time Bonus for American and Southwest Workers

Last month, President Donald Trump secured his biggest legislative win to date – managing to get a major tax reform programme passed into law.  The controversial reforms will see big corporations benefiting the most with the tax rate for some…

American and Southwest Flight Attendants to Receive $1,000 Cash Bonuses to “Celebrate” Tax Reform Legislation

January isn’t generally the happiest time of year for people in the Northern Hemisphere.  For many, the short cold days are only made worse by the fact that budgets have been blown from the excesses of Christmas and New Year…

Why the Woman Dragged Off A Southwest Airlines Flight Can’t Be Compared With the Infamous Dr David Dao Dragging Incident

YouTube footage of a woman being “dragged” off a Southwest Airlines flight has gone viral with some commentators drawing parallels with the way in which Dr David Dao was forcibly removed from a United Airlines flight in May.  News agencies…

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