Why Southwest is canceling more flights after winter storm meltdown

News Summary

  • "What we're watching: The Department of Transportation said it would review Southwest's actions and customer service policies that contributed to a rough holiday travel weekend.More from Axios:Transportation Department to review Southwest's mass flight cancellationsMajor winter storm threatens to upend holiday travelFlight delays, cancellations continue as storm rolls on
  • Bad travel weather, a pilot shortage and staffing issues led to many flight cancellations and delays.Southwest expects a tough week ahead for travelers.
  • The airline said it will fly about one-third of its schedule as it works its way through the mess over "the next several days.
  • Passengers wait to board a Southwest flight at Dallas Love Field in Dallas on Dec. 25, 2022.
Southwest Airlines was responsible for the bulk of flight cancellations and delays again on Tuesday, signaling that the airlines recent troubles arent parking at the gate just yet.The latest Sou [+2784 chars]