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rbarry Employee Student Jeremiah Skeete shows how hard work and mentorship have gotten him one step closer to achieving his dream of becoming a Southwest Airlines Pilot.  
cllewellyn Employee I love when the temperature starts to drop. For me it means pumpkin spice everything, football, and my favorite sweatshirt. However, if you live in a cold weather region, then you may not share my sam...
MelanieGraham Employee The holiday season is here which means airports are busier than usual as travelers head to visit family and friends. While holiday travel may seem daunting, there’s no need to fret! At Southwest, we w...
hannahburress Employee While we’re starting to nail down our Halloween costumes, it’s never too soon to start thinking about those spring vacations you deserve. Today, Southwest schedules were extended through June 8, 2019,...
SydLeonard Employee   Twelve flights in 13 weeks sounds like a completely reasonable amount of trips to many of our most frequent-flying Customers and Crew, but as a first-time expecting mom I found myself losing the in...
mmilligan Employee With kids across the country heading back to school, it may be tough to start thinking about Spring Break; although, we know you’re already planning ahead. Now that Southwest’s schedule has been exten...
emilysamuels Employee   Family travel is not for the faint of heart. Knowing the resources that are available to you at the airport—from mother’s rooms to pods to family restrooms—can help reduce some stress, so we’ve com...
Bill Employee Ah, summertime. Three things are guaranteed each summer: one, HEAT! Two, full flights. And three, Network Planning publishes the January schedule. That happened this morning, extending our schedule o...
lstone Employee Our fourth annual Southwest Summer Camp is underway, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome over 160 campers (who are dependents of Southwest Employees) to our Headquarters this week! Additionally...
eboren Employee Whether you’ve been the parent or the innocent bystander, you’ve probably encountered a child at some point during your airline travels. Oftentimes, traveling children can become impatient, frustrate...
mjones2 Employee As you prepare to travel over the extended holiday season, we want to make you aware that TSA security measures implemented this summer for carryon baggage are now in place at some airports.
Bill Employee Southwest will soon say goodbye to our 737-300 fleet and welcome the new 737 MAX with open arms. As we look to the future, it's important to remember the many milestones the -300s have helped our Comp...
marynewsome Photo by Carl Costas “Every Employee has gone above and beyond to help me and my family every time we fly.”   —Chris Kain, Area Technical Manager, HB Fuller Construction Products
arucker Employee Photo by Melissa Valladares “You don’t need a certain job title to be a leader. Start acting like one, and the rest will follow.”   —Heike Young, Content Innovation Lead, Salesforce
BrieStrickland Employee Southwest's June A-Lister, David Holmes. Photo by David Bowman “Success is infinite. Someone else getting their slice of the pie doesn’t mean there’s less for you.” —David Holmes, Chiropractic Sports...