New radar system gives pilots extra detail on approaching storms

| |Friday, Aug. 15, 2014

Honeywell’s 3-D system, installed on new 737 aircraft being acquired by Southwest Airlines, can show the location of hail and lightning within storm systems.

Southwest jet makes emergency landing in Dallas

|Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

A Southwest Airlines jet has made a safe emergency landing after blowing a tire during takeoff.

Project costs at D/FW Airport are up $650 million

| |Thursday, Aug. 07, 2014

Terminals A and C are both being renovated as part of the massive reconstruction project.

DFW Airport may spend $1.2 million to study premium lounge

| |Tuesday, Aug. 05, 2014

Officials say the airport needs a premium lounge area with enhanced amenities to serve a growing volume of international first class and business class passengers.

Airlines are flying high as fares soar

| |Tuesday, Aug. 05, 2014

The price of an average round-trip ticket in the U.S. tops $500, year, up nearly $14 from the same period last year. Airfares have increased 10.7 percent in the past five years.

Southwest to add San Francisco, Oakland flights from Love

| |Monday, Aug. 04, 2014

Also, CEO Gary Kelly said he disagrees with FAA’s proposed $12 million fine.

SeaWorld, Southwest Airlines ending partnership

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

The Dallas-based airline has come under fire from animal rights activists concerned about the treatment of orcas at the amusement park.

Southwest reports record profit of $465M for 2Q

|Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014

United Airlines is also making money following a slow start to the year.

Engine fire won’t delay increased F-35 production

| |Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014

Top Pentagon officials say last month’s engine fire is not a major setback for the program as the first F-35 built for Australia was rolled out in Fort Worth.

Qantas to use huge A380 on Sydney-DFW route

| |Wednesday, May. 07, 2014

By using the double-decker jumbo jet, Qantas will be able to fly directly to Sydney from DFW without a stop in Brisbane.



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