Southwest celebrates ‘unmanned’ flight with all female flight crew

Southwest Airlines (AP Photo)

ST. LOUIS (KSNW) – Southwest Airlines reached a new milestone this week.

The airline announced on Twitter Thursday that the first “unmanned” Southwest flight on a 737 MAX 8 took flight. The pilots and the flight crew were all females.

The famous flight took off in Saint Louis and landed in San Fransisco.


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