Southwest Airlines travel delays: Breaking down the flight disruptions

CHICAGO (NewsNation Now) — Southwest Airlines has canceled or delayed thousands of flights, leaving customers stranded after a weekend plagued with major service disruptions. More than 1,900 flights were canceled by the airline over the weekend, according to the online tracker FlightAware. The Dallas-based airline blamed air traffic control issues and bad weather for weekend … Read more

Airline passenger makes bomb threat after ‘heated’ argument about carry-on bag, gets airport evacuated

(NEXSTAR) – An airline passenger angry over a carry-on fee was responsible for Saturday’s evacuation of Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida, police have confirmed. Wegel Rosen, 74, was arrested by detectives with the Broward Sheriff’s Office after allegedly becoming agitated over the fee and telling a check-in agent that he had a bomb in … Read more