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air travel

Online bookings for Southwest Airlines, Virgin America, JetBlue restored after earlier technical issue with Sabre computers - Bloomberg

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air travel

Southwest Airlines say booking errors for domestic travel due to issue with pricing 'engine' provided by Sabre; company says working on issue - @SouthwestAir

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Battery issues with Samsung Galaxy Note7

US Consumer Product Safety Commission opens investigation after Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone catches fire, forces evacuation of plane at Louisville International Airport - WAVE 3

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Los Angeles, CA, US

Southwest Airlines flight from Los Angeles bound for Nashville returns safely to airport after blowing a tire on takeoff - CBS Los Angeles

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Los Angeles, CA, US

Photo: 147 passengers escorted off Southwest Airlines flight heading to Nashville following emergency landing at Los Angeles airport - @ABC7

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Columbus, OH, US

Bomb squad called to John Glenn Columbus International Airport's Southwest Airlines cargo building in Ohio, after search dog finds suspicious package - ABC6

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Albuquerque, NM, US

All clear given on suspicious item on Southwest Airlines jet from Albuquerque to Denver; passengers rescreened after delay. - @KOAARobQuirk

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Albuquerque International Airport, Albuquerque, NM, US

Officials investigate suspicious package at Southwest Airlines flight at Albuquerque airport - KOAT

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Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines says Saturday morning flight from New Orleans to Orlando made emergency landing in Pensacola, Fla., due to mechanical issue - @FOX35Tom

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air travel

US Department of Transportation fines Alaska, American, Southwest and United airlines for providing inaccurate information on bumping compensation - Reuters

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Eppley Airfield, Omaha, NE, US

Photo: Pickup truck crashes into nose gear of Denver-bound Southwest Airlines plane at Eppley Airfield in Omaha, Neb. - @davidpostier

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Eppley Airfield, Omaha, NE, US

Man jumps airport fence, runs vehicle into plane parked at gate at Eppley Airfield in Omaha, Neb., Southwest Airlines says; reports of minor injuries to crew, no reports of passenger injuries; suspect in custody - NBC News

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Limits on flights between the US and Mexico to be lifted Sunday as American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines prepare to offer more flights between nations - AP

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Baltimore, MD, US

All passengers and crew safely evacuated from Southwest Airline plane in Baltimore after nose gear failed as it was leaving gate, airline says - Reuters

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#EXCLUSIVE:A mom says her 9-year old autistic son was stranded at an airport due to Southwest Airline delays. At 11: https://t.co/gUYdGnLTwz - @nbcsandiego


air industry

Pilots' union leaders call for ouster of Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly after IT problems forced airline to cancel or delay thousands of flights in July - AP

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air travel

Update: Southwest Airlines cancels 1,150 flights in last 24 hours due to computer problems - CNN

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air industry

More than 350 Southwest Airlines flights are canceled in the wake of a massive system outage - NBC Los angeles

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air travel

Southwest Air confirms 700 flights canceled on Wednesday with hundreds more delayed; systems gradually getting back to normal - CBS DFW

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air industry

Update: Southwest Airlines say technology outages caused 600 to 700 canceled and delayed flights - AP

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