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Mat Kearney's Concert In The Sky On 'On The Fly' Finale

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

It looks like at least one flight crew figured out what passengers need to spice up their flights on Southwest Airlines. On the season finale of "On t...

Before You Book Low Fares, READ THIS

Tracy Stewart | Posted 09.09.2012 | Travel
Tracy Stewart

After losing hours online, you've finally found what you believe to be the absolute best deal. Great! But before you commit, consider what you may have to cough up.

Southwest Airlines To Test Live TV

AP | Posted 08.28.2012 | Travel

DALLAS -- Southwest Airlines plans to sell live television service on five planes and expand it to more aircraft by mid-July. The airline said Thursd...

'On The Fly': Man Surprises Grandma With Tattoo Of Her

Posted 06.22.2012 | TV

A man traveled across the country -- via Southwest of course -- on the latest episode of "On The Fly" (Thu., 9 p.m. ET on TLC) to surprise his grandpa...

Southwest Deems Woman's Outfit Too 'Inappropriate' To Fly

Posted 06.15.2012 | Travel

A woman named Avital has contacted the blog Jezebel to share a tale of Southwest Airlines and its alleged dress code. Avital, who asked that her l...

'On The Fly': High School Sweethearts 51 Years Ago Reunite

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

The Internet isn't just helping the younger generations connect. One pair of old high school sweethearts reconnected online after 51 years apart, and ...

Dear Southwest Airlines, Our Children Are Paying Attention

Homa Sabet Tavangar | Posted 08.13.2012 | Parents
Homa Sabet Tavangar

More and more people are recognizing the exploitation of women's images in the media and the impact it can have on our daughters -- and our sons.

Flight Forced Back To Airport Over Odd Odor

AP | Posted 06.12.2012 | Travel

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Officials say a Southwest Airlines plane returned to Oakland International Airport just after takeoff after a smell was reported in...

'On The Fly': Hero's Welcome For Veterans

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

On the latest hour of "On the Fly" (Thu., 9 p.m. ET on TLC), the flight crew crowned as heroes some military veterans returning home. It was a simple ...

What Are the Best Southwest Airlines Hacks?

Quora | Posted 08.06.2012 | Travel

This question originally appeared on Quora. By David H. Lawrence Xvii, Actor, voice talent, and technologist 1. I personally think the equivalent ...

Customer's Baggage Gets Urinated On On 'On The Fly'

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Poor Jennifer had the difficult task of telling a passenger about an incredibly awkward baggage situation that happened on the latest installment of "...

'On The Fly' Premiere: Mid-Flight Marriage Proposal On Southwest

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

It's 2004 all over again, as MSNBC reminds us. Southwest Airlines went the reality TV route back then with the series "Airline," and now they're back ...

Eco Etiquette: What's The Latest On Eco-Friendly Air Travel?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 07.23.2012 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at Questions may be edited for length and clarity. Has there been any progre...

The Myth of the Super-Manager

Cynthia Montgomery | Posted 07.15.2012 | Business
Cynthia Montgomery

Bold, confident, visionary leaders who take their businesses in new directions are widely admired and sought after. But when confidence balloons into the belief that a good manager can win in any situation, the business is headed for trouble.

Bomb Threat Delays 2 Southwest Airlines Flights

AP | Posted 05.09.2012 | Travel

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- Two Southwest Airlines flights with ties to Phoenix and Orange County's John Wayne Airport were grounded Tuesday night following ...

'Too Fat To Fly' Passenger Sues Airline

Posted 05.04.2012 | Travel

The story of Kenlie Tiggeman, a New Orleans woman who has lost over 120 pounds in the past two years, made waves last summer, when she went to board a...

Stakeholder Relationships: Key to a Sustainable Enterprise

John Friedman | Posted 06.13.2012 | Business
John Friedman

Each relationship is an intangible asset of the business. As any accountant will tell you, assets can either appreciate or depreciate or hold their value.

Airlines Brace For Higher Fuel Costs

AP | Posted 05.26.2012 | Money

DALLAS — Southwest Airlines Co. says it's raising ticket prices to offset the high cost of jet fuel. And several other big airlines are followin...

WATCH: Southwest Debuts 737

AP | DAVID KOENIG | Posted 03.21.2012 | Travel

DALLAS -- Southwest Airlines Co. is rolling out some new, larger planes that will start hauling passengers next month. The airline introduced its fir...

The Controversy Over Free Drinks

Reuters | Posted 05.05.2012 | Business

* Fraud claims tossed, breach of contract claim survives * Coupons for free drinks had no expiration date--lawsuit * Pas...

Discovering Denver

Erin Harper | Posted 04.28.2012 | Travel
Erin Harper

The magnificence of the mountainous backdrop and the modern architecture throughout the city, make it impossible to turn a corner without being greeted by a breathtaking view.

Oops! Pilot's Birthday Wish To Mom Causes Bomb Scare

The Huffington Post | Ileana Llorens | Posted 03.05.2012 | Travel

Talk about a major misunderstanding. A Southwest Airlines pilot tried to deliver an innocent birthday message to a worker's mother when some passen...

Southwest Airlines Opening Crew Quarters At DIA

AP | Posted 04.25.2012 | Denver

DENVER — Southwest Airlines Inc. is opening a new pilot crew base and flight attendant crew base at Denver International Airport. The facilitie...

Airline Fat Tax: Fair Or Foul?

Posted 02.09.2012 | Travel

Airlines might soon be able to introduce a so-called "fat tax" if the U.K. Court of Appeals has anything to do with it. According to a court ruling...

I'm Tweeting on a Jet Plane

Julia Allison | Posted 04.09.2012 | Media
Julia Allison

Most airlines recognize Twitter and Facebook as effective and easy methods of both informing customers and mitigating public-relations disasters. The question really is: How comfortable are they in their social-media skin?