Southwest Airlines Pilot Accused Of Assaulting Flight Attendant In Hotel Bar During Argument Over Masks

(CBS NEWS) – A Southwest Airlines pilot is under investigation for allegedly assaulting a flight attendant at a California bar during an argument over wearing masks, authorities said. The pilot was cited for assault and battery over the Oct. 18 dispute in San Jose, California, USA Today reported Tuesday, Nov 2. The Dallas-based airline told … Read more

Southwest Airlines Pilot Investigated For Bay Area COVID Mask Altercation

SAN JOSE (CBS SF/AP) — A Southwest Airlines pilot was under investigation for allegedly assaulting a flight attendant at a San Jose bar during an argument over wearing masks, authorities said. The pilot was cited for assault and battery over the Oct. 18 dispute at a hotel bar, USA Today reported Tuesday. READ MORE: Passenger’s … Read more

Southwest Airlines Investigating Pilot Who Reportedly Using Anti-Biden Phrase Over Flight PA System

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/CNN) — Officials with Dallas-based Southwest Airlines say the company is launching an internal investigation after a report that one of its pilots used anti-Biden slang over a plane’s public address system during a flight. “Southwest does not condone employees sharing their personal political opinions while on the job,” the airline said in a … Read more

Southwest Airlines probing pilot’s use of anti-Biden phrase on plane’s public address system

Southwest Airlines said Sunday it’s conducting an internal investigation after one of its pilots used a phrase that’s become a stand-in for insulting President Joe Biden during the pilot’s greeting to passengers over the plane’s public address system last week. The airline announced its investigation after The Associated Press reported the incident in a story … Read more

American, Southwest airlines report hundreds of delays and canceled flights

American Airlines and Southwest Airlines saw numerous cancellations and delays throughout the weekend, according to data from flight-tracking website FlightAware. Data from the flight tracking website shows that American Airlines has canceled more than 1,500 flights since Friday, citing staffing issues and inclement weather. As of early Sunday morning, FlightAware said 641 American Airlines flights had … Read more

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