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Oct 29, 2019, 18:32 ET Southwest Airlines Pilots Association Denies Media Reports Regarding Pilots' Alleged Use of Cameras to Conduct Video Surveillance in Lavatories

The claims made in recent media reports referencing litigation filed by a Southwest Airlines flight attendant regarding the alleged use of cameras to ...


Oct 07, 2019, 17:04 ET Southwest Airlines Pilots Association Files Lawsuit against Boeing over the Grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX

The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA) today announced that it has filed a lawsuit against The Boeing Company for deliberately misleading...


Jul 10, 2019, 12:44 ET SWAPA Strongly Supports Bipartisan Bill to End Flags of Convenience Air Carrier Schemes

The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA) today announced its strong support for H.R. 3632, the Fair and Open Skies Act, which will prevent...


Mar 25, 2019, 17:16 ET SWAPA Welcomes Formation of DOT Special Committee for Aircraft Certification

Today, the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA) expressed support for the Special Committee to review the FAA's aircraft certification...


Feb 25, 2019, 22:33 ET SWAPA Comments on State of Operational Emergency

Today, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the nearly 10,000 pilots represented by...


Oct 19, 2018, 15:49 ET Southwest Airlines Pilots Re-Elect Captain Jon Weaks as Union President

The membership of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA), in voting that closed today, re-elected Captain Jon Weaks as union president for ...


May 14, 2018, 05:43 ET SWAPA Commends Administration on Agreement with UAE Air Carriers

The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA) commends the Trump Administration for entering into a new agreement with the United Arab Emirates...


Dec 12, 2017, 15:38 ET SWAPA Thanks the Administration for Talks with Qatar and the UAE

The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA) thanks the Administration for initiating talks with Qatar and the UAE to ensure a level playing...