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air travel

JetBlue rolls out new checked bag fee; move leaves Southwest as only US carrier to allow a free bag - @FoxBusiness

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Burbank, CA, US

2 Southwest Airlines planes bump each other at Burbank, Calif., airport; no injuries reported - @ABC7

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air industry

Southwest Airlines issues statement saying company will extend fare sale due to problems with website - @SouthwestAir

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air industry

Southwest Airlines says it is working to fix issues with its website after a sale caused high demand - @CNBCnow

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Los Angeles, CA, US

RT @CBSLARachel: #Breaking: #LAFD now checking on a report of a fire in the cargo hold of a Southwest Airlines 737 at LAX. http://t.co/mKpn… - @KCBSKCALDesk

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Los Angeles, CA, US

Los Angeles firefighters respond Southwest Airlines flight at Los Angeles airport after heat sensor goes off in cargo hold; no sign of fire found - @CBSLA

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Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines: Flight from Houston to New Orleans turned back due to cockpit indication light associated with an engine; landed uneventfully in Houston - statement

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Denver, CO, US

Update: Denver fire official says 1 person treated for slip and fall injury after Southwest Airlines flight diverted to Denver - @MelissaBlasius

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Denver, CO, US

Southwest Airlines flight from Las Vegas to Milwaukee diverted to Denver after 'pressurization issue,' local media reports; Denver firefighters evaluating passengers - @9NEWS

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New Orleans Airport attack, March 20, 2015

New Orleans International Airport's Concourse B is closed following shooting; airport remains operational on concourses C and D; Southwest Airlines will operate out of concourse C - @DMassaWWL

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Gen E L Logan International Airport, Boston, MA, US

Truck struck a Southwest Airlines jet on the tarmac at Boston Logan Airport; police say no injuries - @LokayWCVB

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Federal Aviation Administration

FAA says Southwest Airlines can keep flying 128 planes that missed inspections; inspections must be done within 5 days - @AP

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Southwest Airlines

FAA on statement on Southwest Airlines inspections that grounded 128 planes: 'Southwest Airlines notified the Federal Aviation Administration that it had missed some required inspections on the standby rudder system for 128 of its Boeing 737 aircraft. The airline voluntarily removed these aircraft from service'

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Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines says it grounded 128 planes after it was discovered that the planes needed FAA rudder inspections - @BrianCurtisNBC5

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Winter storm hits US South, mid-Atlantic, Feb. 16 - 17, 2015

Southwest airlines cancels all Monday flights at Nashville International; airport remains open but with numerous cancellations - @flightaware

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Midwest, Northeast winter storm, Jan. 1-3, 2014

Southwest Airlines Chief Operating Officer Mike Van de Ven says he's 'disappointed' by Transportation Department's fine for delays at Chicago Midway airport on Jan. 2-3, 2014; 'We are committed to continuously enhancing our operation in an effort to mitigate tarmac delays in the future' - @chicagotribune

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Midwest, Northeast winter storm, Jan. 1-3, 2014

Southwest Airlines hit with record fine by Department of Transportation for Chicago Midway airport delays - @chicagotribune

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air industry

Photo: Official certificate commemorating Southwest Airlines and AirTran's integration - @AirwaysNews

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AirTran Airways

Photo: Cake and pizza to mark last AirTran flight out of Milwaukee's Mitchell airport; airline acquired by Southwest - @SusanKim4

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LaGuardia Airport, New York, NY, US

FAA says it is investigating after the wingtip of a departing Southwest Airlines 737 and the tail of arriving American Airlines 737 made contact at LaGuardia Airport - @NBCNews

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