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LAX Cargo Facility Reopened After Bomb Squad Examines Suspicious Package

Authorities on Thursday evening reopened a Southwest Airlines cargo facility that was briefly evacuated due to a bomb scare.

08/13/2015

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Dodgers Work As Southwest Employees For The Day

Los Angeles Dodgers players Justin Turner, Joc Pederson, and Kike’ Hernandez all were at LAX Thursday afternoon, working for the airlines to celebrate the new partnership between Southwest Airlines and the Dodgers.

08/13/2015

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Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing At LAX

Passengers aboard Southwest Airlines flight 737 at LAX were escorted off the plane Tuesday night after a heat sensor activated in the cargo hold.

05/26/2015

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Lawsuit Alleges Southwest Airlines Mistook Medical Emergency For Unruly Behavior

A Newport Beach woman filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Monday against Southwest Airlines, claiming crew members mistook her husband’s medical emergency for unruly behavior aboard a California flight and didn’t assist him.

04/20/2015

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Southwest Grounding Nearly One-Fifth Of Its Fleet Over Missed Inspections

Southwest Airlines says it has grounded 128 planes after failing to inspect backup hydraulic systems used to control the rudder if the main system fails.

02/24/2015

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Plane Diverted To LAX After Woman Gives Birth In Flight

A woman and her newborn baby were recovering at a Southland hospital Tuesday after she gave birth on board a Southwest Airlines flight.

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Construction Begins For Terminal 1 Modernization Project At LAX

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Tuesday for the Los Angeles International Airport’s Terminal 1 Modernization project.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2014

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Ask An Expert: Saving Money On Airfare

Bob Diener, co-founder of Hotels.com and president and co-founder of Getaroom.com, shares 10 tips on how to save money on airfare.

06/26/2014

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What’s The Best Airline In The US?

Plan your next flight with this year’s Air Quality Ratings to find the United States’ best airlines.

04/17/2014

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Southwest Airlines Jetliner Blows Tire, Lands Safely At LAX

A Southwest Airlines jetliner landed safely at the Los Angeles International Airport Friday after a tire blew during landing.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/06/2013

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Tips For Traveling Over Thanksgiving Weekend

The following are five tips for traveling during Thanksgiving weekend that will make your life easier.

11/12/2013

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Southwest Flight From LA To Austin Diverted To Phoenix After Bomb Threat

A Southwest Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Austin, Texas, made an emergency landing in Phoenix Monday after someone phoned in a bomb threat, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/10/2013

John Wayne Airport Bomb Threat

John Wayne Airport Rules Out Bomb Threat Concerning Southwest Flight

Authorities are investigating a bomb threat received concerning a Southwest flight at John Wayne Airport.

05/08/2012

Fingernail Incident

Burbank Woman Detained For More Than 10 Hours For Painting Nails On Southwest Flight

A Burbank woman was detained for 10 hours for painting her nails on board a Southwest flight headed to Houston.

03/06/2012

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Southwest Raises Ticket Prices To Offset Operating, Fuel Costs

The nation’s largest low-cost airline is boosting its ticket prices once again. Southwest, which flies to and from LAX, Bob Hope, Ontario and John Wayne airports, raised prices on most domestic flights by $10 Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/16/2012

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