Southwest Plane Hit in Detroit: Airline Pulse News and Notes for Feb. 18, 2016
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Southwest Will Soon Be in All Five LA-Area Airports
Alaska Air Adds More Intra-California Service to San Jose
Airlines Upgrading O’Hare Lounges
Southwest Plane Clipped at Detroit Metro
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A former Alaska Airlines pilot has pled not guilty to the charge of flying while drunk. The pilot, David Arntson, allegedly flew a 2014 commercial flight between Oregon and California while under the influence.
Southwest Airlines will share some its 2015 profits with its employees. The airline will pay out $620 million of its profits to its employees as part of its profit-sharing scheme.
Orlando Sanford-based National Airlines will soon expand the number of flights between its hub and San Juan, Puerto Rico. The young airline already flies to Puerto Rico two days per week. It will add two more flights on this route by March 16.
Seven possible sites for a new Friedman Memorial Airport in Hailey, Idaho have been tossed out after it was discovered that the land was in the middle of a protected habitat where rare sage grouse live.
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