Southwest cancelled over 2,000 flights on Columbus Day weekend. The disruptions cost the airline $75 million. American Airlines, which is also providing flight attendants www.foodandfoodtrips.com foodandfoodtrips food and food trips Website food and food trips com and other crew members additional pay for holiday shifts, struggled with large-scale cancellations of flights late last month and in the early part of November too.
Flight attendants, pilots, and other operation employees could be entitled to up to 120,000 RapidReward points, worth over $1,400. Flight attendants are eligible for working 36 days from November. 15 through Jan. 14 and cabin crews who work 28 days over that period could get 60,000 points, the announcement stated. Southwest stated that the days and number of work days or shifts that are eligible depend on the work group.