Southwest Grounds 128 Planes Nationwide Over Missed Inspections, 6 Local Flights AffectedSouthwest Airlines Wednesday grounded 20 percent of its fleet, including six flights at Southland airports, after dozens of planes missed inspections.
Near Miss At LAX May Spark Tighter Regulations On Drone UseSome in the aviation community are calling for tighter laws and regulations after a potentially hazardous event was avoided at LAX involving a commercial flight and a drone.
Drone Scare For LAX-Bound Flight Reignites Safety DebateThe plane was making its final descent into the Los Angeles airport Sunday when the pilot reported the close call, according to audio obtained by NBC News.
LA's Southwest Museum Designated As National TreasureThe Southwest Museum of the American Indian in northeast Los Angeles has been designated a national treasure, officials announced Thursday.
Burbank-Bound Southwest Flight Diverts To LAX Due To Mechanical IssueA Burbank-bound Southwest flight was diverted to LAX Sunday when the plane developed a mechanical issue.
Southwest Airlines Experiences System-Wide Computer GlitchA system-wide computer glitch is causing some air traffic nightmares for Southwest Airlines and its passengers.
Air Traffic Controller Furloughs Creating Traffic Nightmares For PassengersWork furloughs involving air traffic controllers caused headaches around the nation for passengers Sunday.
Burbank-Bound Southwest Flight Turned Back After Cockpit OdorA Southwest Airlines flight headed for Burbank was turned back on Tuesday morning after reports of a strange odor in the cockpit.
Southwest Plane Bound For Ontario Makes Emergency Landing After Bird StrikeA Southwest plane heading to Ontario from Sacramento was forced to make an emergency landing after it was struck by birds Wednesday morning.
AirTran To Offer Flights From Orange County To Cabo, Mexico CityAirTran Airways has announced that it will begin flying to Cabo San Lucas and Mexico City from Orange County’s John Wayne Airport next year.
KNX 1070 EXCLUSIVE: Feds Probe Possible Arabic-Type Markings On Southwest JetsThe TSA and FBI are trying to determine who has been vandalizing Southwest Airlines aircraft with mysterious markings.
Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong Booted Off Southwest Airlines PlaneGreen Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong says his sagging pants cost him a seat on a Southwest Airlines flight.