Southwest Hits Turbulence, Cancels Thousands of Flights
October 12, 2021
It was a chaotic few days for Southwest Airlines customers as the airline canceled nearly 2,000 flights since Saturday, leaving thousands of passengers and flight crews stranded. Southwest blamed it on a combination of bad weather, air traffic control, and a staffing shortage. For more on this, David Shepardson, correspondent at Reuters, joined Cheddar’s Opening Bell.