Southwest Airlines passenger arrested for ‘erratic behavior’

An out-of-control passenger on a Southwest Airlines flight to Newark was arrested Monday evening for displaying “erratic behavior,” the airline said. The unidentified flyer caused a commotion on Flight 864 from Fort Lauderdale — which landed an hour late, at 12:26 a.m. Tuesday. It’s unclear exactly what he did, but some passengers tweeted that a…

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Southwest Airlines adds free movies to its list of in-flight entertainment options

Southwest Airlines is taking the price tag off its selection of in-flight movies, the company said Thursday. It’s the latest offering in the carrier’s growing collection of free entertainment. The Dallas-based carrier said that movies, which previously cost $5 to stream to a laptop or mobile device, will be available for free on most flights by the…

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Southwest flight makes emergency landing after alleged unwanted ‘footsie’ game

CLOSE A Texas man is facing a felony charge after causing a Southwest flight to be diverted because he wouldn’t stop “playing footsies” with the woman seated next to him. Buzz60 A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet lands at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in December 2017. (Photo: Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special to USA TODAY) A…

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Southwest Airlines announces new rules for emotional support animals

Southwest Airlines announced Tuesday that it will soon enforce new restrictions on customers traveling with emotional support animals. Interested in Airlines? Add Airlines as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Airlines news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Beginning September 17, only one dog or cat, either in a carrier or…

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Southwest Airlines Expects Bookings to Recover After Fatal Engine Accident

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Southwest Airlines employee arrested for voyeurism

On July 22, Nicholas Williams was arrested for investigation of voyeurism at Sea-Tac Airport.  (iStock) One Southwest Airlines staffer has been arrested for voyeurism after reportedly hiding a camera in a Seattle–Tacoma International Airport bathroom frequented by children. Nicholas Williams was arrested on July 22 at Sea-Tac Airport around 11:30 AM, KIRO 7 reported. The…

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