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Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8
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Chris Sommer
May 21, 2019 - 6:12 pm
The last time mechanics for Southwest Airlines had a contract, President Barack Obama was still in his first term in office and the Texas Rangers were coming off another World Series appearance.
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Southwest Airlines
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April 17, 2019 - 2:11 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Southwest Airlines has canceled flights from Dallas Love Field between the hours of 6pm - 10pm Wednesday, due to the threat of severe weather across North Texas. A release from the Dallas-based airline says, "Based on the forecast for tonight’s storms, we’ve proactively...
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Southwest Airlines
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Curt Lewis
April 01, 2019 - 5:44 am
Southwest Airlines is reporting some tech issues that are affecting flights in Nashville, Honolulu and apparently other destinations, as well. This morning, passengers tweeted questions to Southwest about flight delays in some Southwest markets. A reply Tweet from Southwest says simply: "...it's...
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Southwest Airlines
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March 26, 2019 - 5:10 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - A Southwest Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane made an emergency landing after one of its engines overheated Tuesday. The plane took off from Orlando International Airport at 2:47 p.m., and quickly turned around and made its emergency landing at 2:58 p.m., just 11 minutes after takeoff. An...
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Curt Lewis
March 18, 2019 - 4:20 am
Southwest Airlines service to Hawaii has now begun. Yesterday, a sold-out flight from Oakland landed in Honolulu with 175 passengers, many of them enjoying introductory fares of 25-dollars. Going forward, Southwest is advertising some fares as low as 99-dollars and industry analysts expect other...
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