Tag: Southwest Airlines

Strange and Extravagant Airline Rewards

When it comes to airline rewards programs for frequent fliers, the ideas can get rather creative.  For many of those that fly the friendly skies, the reward of choice is simply more travel. But with the proliferation of rewards credit…

Message to US Airlines ‘Wake Up and Reduce In-Flight Consumer Waste!’

Join Green America in asking U.S. airlines to recycle As concerned consumers, we believe that it is important for us to know that the airline companies with which we travel help reduce consumer waste by implementing recycling programs. Overall, airlines…

It sucks to be sucked out of an airliner…..

WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU GET SUCKED OUT OF A PLANE? Here are the details — in case you were wondering after a hole blew out on a recent Southwest Airlines flight. THE GIST It would be virtually impossible to survive…

Another Day of Cancellations for Southwest Airlines

Southwest may cancel another 300 flights Sunday LOS ANGELES — Southwest Airlines cancelled hundreds of flights over the weekend as it inspected 79 aircraft from its Boeing 737 fleet after one of its planes with a gaping hole in the…

Southwest Airlines Turning 40!

Pushing 40, Southwest Is Still Playing the Rebel By JAD MOUAWAD New York Times Dallas IT’S halftime at Southwest Airlines’ annual Halloween party — a ritual meant to celebrate the carrier’s exuberant employees and freewheeling culture — and Gary Kelly…