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128 Southwest Airlines Planes Grounded Over Missed Inspections; 90 Flights Canceled

Southwest spokeswoman Brandy King said that after discovering the missed inspections, the airline immediately notified federal safety regulators and began checking the planes.


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Burbank-Bound Flight From Sacramento Diverted To LAX

A Burbank-bound jetliner has been diverted to Los Angeles International Airport after an indication light linked to the aircraft’s flap came on.


olympic hopeful's guns damaged by airline

Olympic Hopeful’s Dreams Shot After Guns Allegedly Damaged By Airline

Branden Gover is ranked 11th in nation in the junior division of trap shooting, but his chances at making the U.S. Olympic team may be shot.


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Ask An Expert: Saving Money On Airfare

Bob Diener, co-founder of and president and co-founder of, shares 10 tips on how to save money on airfare.


The flight, with 5 crew members and 134 passengers, eventually arrived safely at its destination about two hours behind schedule. (File. Credit: CBS13)

Sacramento Man Removed From Plane Pleads Not Guilty

A man removed from a Southwest Airlines aircraft in Omaha after he allegedly tried to open a door during the flight has pleaded not guilty to charges and will undergo a psychiatric evaluation.



What’s The Best Airline In The US?

Plan your next flight with this year’s Air Quality Ratings to find the United States’ best airlines.


The flight, with 5 crew members and 134 passengers, eventually arrived safely at its destination about two hours behind schedule. (File. Credit: CBS13)

Unruly Passenger Pulled Off Sacramento-Bound Plane After Trying To Open Hatch

A California-bound Southwest Airlines flight was diverted to Omaha, Neb. on Sunday after witnesses said a passenger tried to open a door.



Tips For Traveling Over Thanksgiving Weekend

The following are five tips for traveling during Thanksgiving weekend that will make your life easier.


Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

UPDATE: Southwest Flights Readying For Takeoff After Computer Outage

A computer outage has Southwest Airlines planes grounded at Sacramento International Airport and across the West Coast.


Call Kurtis: Lost Baggage

Call Kurtis: Airline Lost My Bag On My First Flight, Then Denied My Claim

A Carmichael woman took her first plane ride and the airline lost her bag! When she couldn’t get reimbursed, she called Kurtis.



Call Kurtis: Southwest Billing Glitch Leaves Customers With No Way to Pay Bills

Southwest Airlines charged Romona Cobian $11,407 for a ticket to Los Angeles.


UPDATE: Plane Cleared After Bomb Threat At John Wayne Airport

Authorities are investigating a bomb threat involving a plane at Orange County’s John Wayne Airport.