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Spirit Airlines picks insider to become next CEO in 2019
Spirit Airlines' chief financial officer will become the budget carrier's next CEO in 2019
Flight diverted in Florida because of coffee maker fumes
A Southwest Airlines plane was diverted to a Florida airport after fumes from a coffee maker were reported in the back of the aircraft
Hawaiian, Delta lead on-time rankings, Virgin America last
Here are the government's rankings of the leading U.S. airlines and their on-time performance for October. The federal government counts a flight as on time if it arrives no more than 14 minutes behind schedule. 1. Hawaiian Airlines, 89.5 percent 2. Delta Air Lines 89.4 percent 3. Spirit Airlines ,
The Latest: More than 250,000 without power across the South
More than a quarter-million electrical customers across the South lack power after a snowstorm and could face a cold night
Today in History
Today in History Today is Thursday, Dec. 7, the 341st day of 2017. There are 24 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 7, 1941, during a series of raids in the Pacific, Imperial Japan's navy launched a pre-emptive attack on the U.S. Navy base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, killing
Airlines expect 3 percent more flyers for Thanksgiving travel
Compared with last year, 28 million more passengers are expected to jam airports this Thanksgiving.
Behind the scenes with Southwest Airlines' social media 'Listening Center'
In Dallas, a team of 40 customer service experts take turns around the clock monitoring Southwest Airlines' various social channels with one primary goal: to listen to you. Their job becomes even more important this week as more than 24 million travelers are expected to fly for the Thanksgiving
Inside the hub where Southwest responds to passengers' complaints
ABC News' David Kerley gets a behind-the-scenes look at Southwest Airlines' media hub, where agents respond to passengers' complaints in real time.
Southwest Airlines pilot arrested after TSA finds gun in his bag
A 51-year-old first officer for Southwest Airlines was arrested Wednesday morning around 5 a.m. at St. Louis Lambert International Airport for unlawful use of a weapon after Transportation Security Administration officers discovered a 9mm pistol in his carry-on bag, according to an airport
Dick Van Dyke apologizes for his cockney accent in 'Mary Poppins'
let's celebrate a little "Pop news" right now with Lara. You got it. We start with Dick Van Dyke begins our news this morning. Love him. Hollywood legend. So, dick is hoping that he's finally off the hook for something that he did back in 1964. Over the weekend the 91-year-old legend apologized for