Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines canceled more than 2,000 flights this weekend and the problems continue, what is happening?

The largest low-cost airline in the United States, Southwest Airlines, dropped thousands of passengers on the ground after canceling more than 2,000 flights during what would be a long weekend or 'long weekend' in the United States.

Southwest Pilots' Union Sues Airline Over COVID-19 Response

The association accused Southwest Airlines of violating the Railway Labor Act and said it hopes to block any other similar actions.

Passengers Furious After Southwest Airlines Leaves Thousands Stranded: 'I Just Want to Go Home'

The popular airline was hit with two separate issues this week that left thousands of passengers grounded and angry.

Emily Rella

Perseverance: Why It Was Southwest Airlines' Herb Kelleher's Most Important Lesson for Entrepreneurs

Sadly, Kelleher died last month. But his legacy lives on: Ever hear of how he and his airline became Texas's largest bourbon distributor?

Alex Gold

The CEO of Southwest Airlines Explains Why Paying Competitive Wages Keeps Efficiency High

Gary Kelly underscores how good compensation does not have to come at the expense of good operations.

How Southwest Airlines Created a Mass Market for Air Travel

Herb Kelleher created the first budget airline, which found great success by simplifying everything from the destinations to the (lack of) snacks served on board.

Richard Koch

Southwest Airlines: A Case Study in Employee Engagement

Having employees apply innovative thinking outside of the scope of their daily functions benefits both employees and employers.

Jaia Thomas

For Frequent Fliers, Using Miles Is Getting Easier

According to the latest Switchfly Reward Seat Availability Survey of more than 7,000 domestic and international flights that are scheduled from June through October, 76.6 percent offer reward seats.

Phil LeBeau

Maximize Profits by Using These 3 P's

Leaders take note: These three words are the key to profits.

Gina Folk

JetBlue Scraps 'Free Checked Bag' Policy

Southwest is now the only major American airline to allow all customers to check up to two bags for free.

Claire Groden