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Sep 28, 2022, 3:42 PM EDT
Airports, airlines begin announcing travel disruptions ahead of Hurricane Ian's arrival in Florida. Many are offering changes, cancellations, rebookings free of charge.
Southwest flight attendant Charlene Carter has been awarded $5.1 million after the airline fired her over her stance on abortion, which she publicized on social media.
Hundreds of flights were canceled and delayed again on Thursday, with summer travel in the U.S. not showing any signs of slowing. Pilots are protesting conditions.
Vyvianna Quinonez, 28, will serve up to 15 months in federal prison after she repeatedly hit a Southwest flight attendant on a flight from Sacramento to San Diego. She has been banned from commercial airlines for life.
A Southwest Airlines passenger who masturbated four times during a flight from Washington to Arizona was sentenced to 48 days in prison plus one year of probation.
The index for airline fares surged by 18.6% in April, the largest one-month increase on record, according to the Labor Department.
Some U.S. airlines have announced they will allow passengers who had been banned from flying due to mask violations back onboard.
WalletHub recently found the best airlines of 2022.
Former Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly's total compensation dropped by $3.4 million from 2020 to 2021.
Southwest Airlines flights were delayed and canceled early Saturday morning. The airline cited "intermittent performance issues following routine overnight maintenance of some of [its] backend technology."