2018-04-19 Southwest B737-700 uncontained engine failure Philadelphia

About 20 minutes after departure the left engine experienced an uncontained failure resulting in a cabin decompression. The pilots were able to make an emergency single-engine landing at Philadelphia. One passenger did not survive.


2016-08-27 Southwest B737 inflight engine casing separation over Florida

During cruiseflight, the aircraft experienced a catastrophic failure of its left engine. The pilots managed to make an emergency landing at Pensacola, FL.


2016-02-17 AA B738 and WN B737 planes in ground collision at Detroit

Both aircraft received damage in a ground collision at Detroit-Metropolitan Airport. All persons inide both aircraft remained unhurt.


2015-12-15 Southwest Boeing 737-300 taxied into ditch at Nashville

After a normal landing the 737 ran off the side of the taxiway coming to rest in a ditch where its nosegear collapsed. There were a number of minor injuries.


2015-06-16 Delta and Southwest aircraft runway incursion at Chicago-Midway

Narrative Both aircraft were involved in a ground incursion at Chicago-Midway Airport. The Delta Air Lines Boeing 717 received clearace for line-up on runway 04R(right) while the Southwest Boeing 737 was also lined-up for take-off on the intersecting runway 31C(center). Both aircraft were instructed to hold on the runway awaiting take-off clearance. After another aircraft ...

2014-01-12 Southwest B737 N272WN landed at wrong airport, Missouri

Incident Date: 2014-01-12 Location: KPLK Clark Country: USA Google Maps: (Insert Link to Google here) Flight phase: LDG – Flare, Landing Roll, Aborted Landing after Touchdown Damage to a/c: none Flight Flight no.: WN 4013 From: KMDW/MDW: Chicago Midway To: KBBG/BKG: Branson Type: Passenger Operator Operator: Southwest Airlines Leased from: Unknown Aircraft Type: Boeing 737-700 …