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    Ramp Worker’s Funky Dance Moves Go Viral

    Working the ramp isn’t a particularly glamorous job. It involves a ton of physical exertion and you are at the mercy of the elements. As a ramp agent, the outside is your office. Heat, rain, snow, and sleet, are common. You are measured by your ability to ensure that the flights depart on-time. Passengers hardly […] More

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    The Real Reason that Southwest Just Announced Hawaii

    As you probably know by now, Southwest Airlines announced their intention to serve Hawaii this past Wednesday night. There has been speculation about if and when Southwest Airlines would begin service to Hawaii for years. Driving these rumors is the fact that they’ve been removing many of the obstacles holding them back from flying to the islands. […] More

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    Southwest Airlines Announces Hawaii, Service To Begin in 2018

    Southwest Airlines announced service to Hawaii this evening at their company ‘Spirit Party’. Service will begin in 2018. The airline  also announced its intention to launch an application process for Federal Aviation Administration authorization for Extended Operations (ETOPS). Service details will be announced at a later date. The ‘Spirit Party’ is a company-wide celebration of what […] More

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    Southwest Reveals Special Themed Jet For New Pixar Movie CoCo

    Southwest Airlines has done it again!  Southwest Airlines partnered with Pixar to promote the new Disney movie titled “CoCo”.  “Coco” is a story about an aspiring musician Miguel and charming trickster Hector embark on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history. As part of the promotion, Southwest has applied extensive […] More

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    Saying Goodbye to a Classic: The Last Flight of Southwest’s Boeing 737-300s Is Near

    Southwest Airlines’ Boeing 737-300s, dubbed the Classics, will make their last and final flight on September 29th. The 737-300s have been in service since the 1980s making them among the oldest planes in the Southwest fleet, and now like spandex pants and big hair, these old reliable aircraft have run their course. Fast forward to […] More

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    Commercial Flights In Houston Come to a Screeching Halt After Hurricane Harvey, Airline Losses Expected

    Commercial air traffic into and out of the fourth most populous city in America has come to a standstill as Texas residents suffer the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, one of the worst natural disasters in Texas history. The FAA is speculating that George Bush Intercontinental Airport is set to resume at least partial operations by […] More

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    The 10 Worst Special Airline Liveries of All Time

    Airlines love to unveil special liveries to promote everything from tourism to cartoon characters. Unfortunately, some of these um…unique designs are a little hard on the eyes. Check out these 10, that may just be more cringe-worthy than the rest. 10. Swiss’s New CS300 Swiss outfitted its brand-new Bombardier Series CS300 in a special livery […] More

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    Woops! Southwest Pilot Lets Cuss Words Fly With Stuck Mic at LaGuardia Airport

    Caution: Rough language in the video. Put ear muffs on your kids. Truth time! Who here likes to gossip? (Or rant, gripe, pontificate or, let’s face it, offer unsolicited non-directional wisdom). Ok. Everyone raised their hands. Now, don’t you just HATE when unintended recipients hear you? Of course–it’s annoying when some poor sap hears your […] More

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    Some Pilots are Quitting Southwest to go to Delta…So What do They Know?

    While labor relations have become more challenging at Southwest, the real draw is the chance to be a captain sooner. For some years now, getting a pilot job offer from Southwest Airlines was considered the sine qua non of a successful aviation career. Southwest, which since 1971 has grown from a small intra-Texas regional carrier […] More

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