SOUTHWEST AIRLINES NEWS

 

Southwest Airlines Announces New Caribbean Service Details During Sneak Peek Of New Facility At Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Intl. Airport

PR Newswire  2017-06-01 15:30:00

DALLAS, June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today published its initial flight schedule of nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale (Miami Area) and Providenciales, Turks & Caicos, ...

Southwest Airlines to Present at Deutsche Bank's 8th Annual Global Industrials and Materials Summit

PR Newswire  2017-05-31 21:08:00

DALLAS, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has been invited to speak at Deutsche Bank's 8th Annual Global Industrials and Materials Summit. Deutsche Bank will be webcasting ...

Southwest Airlines Cargo Announces New Director Of Cargo Sales

PR Newswire  2017-05-25 18:00:00

DALLAS, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced Steve Langhart has been promoted to Director of Cargo Sales. Langhart will be responsible for leading the Cargo Sales ...

Southwest Airlines Announces Leadership Changes

PR Newswire  2017-05-22 20:10:00

DALLAS, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that Executive Vice President of Corporate Services Jeff Lamb has decided to leave the Company to assume a Leadership ...

Southwest Introduces "Destination" Series - Continuing Celebration And Support Of Artists On The Rise

PR Newswire  2017-05-22 15:30:00

DALLAS, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today launched Destination: Red Rocks, the first of its new "Destination" music series. The program demonstrates the carrier's continued ...

Southwest to open more international flights

Air Transport World  2017-05-19 16:45:00

Southwest Airlines plans to launch new international flights from Fort Lauderdale, Nashville, and St. Louis beginning in November. read more

Southwest Airlines To Offer New International Flights From Ft. Lauderdale, Nashville, And St. Louis Beginning November 2017

PR Newswire  2017-05-18 15:00:00

DALLAS, May 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today published an extension of its full flight schedule through Jan. 7, 2018, bringing new service on Saturdays to Cancun from both ...

Southwest Airlines Demonstrates Continued Commitment To Citizenship Through Release Of 2016 One Report

PR Newswire  2017-05-17 20:32:00

DALLAS, May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today the release of the 2016 Southwest Airlines One ReportTM, which demonstrates the airline's continued commitment to ...

Southwest Airlines Returns Value To Shareholders

PR Newswire  2017-05-17 17:05:00

DALLAS, May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") announces the Southwest Airlines Board of Directors, at its meeting held today, increased the Company's quarterly ...

Buffett?s Berkshire Hathaway boosts American, Southwest holdings

Air Transport World  2017-05-16 13:34:00

Berkshire Hathaway bought more shares of American Airlines and Southwest Airlines in the 2017 first quarter.read more

Webcast Alert: Southwest Airlines Co. Annual Meeting of Shareholders

PR Newswire  2017-05-16 12:30:00

DALLAS, May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast presentation of its Annual Meeting of Shareholders. A link to the webcast will be made available ...

Buffett's Berkshire boosts American, Southwest airline bets; sheds Fox

Reuters  2017-05-15 22:26:04

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it added to its sizable investments in American Airlines Group Inc and Southwest Airlines Co , and shed its stake in Twenty-First ...

Webcast Alert: Southwest Airlines Co. Annual Meeting of Shareholders

PR Newswire  2017-05-10 23:30:00

DALLAS, May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast presentation of its Annual Meeting of Shareholders. A link to the webcast will be made available ...

Southwest transitions to Amadeus system

Air Transport World  2017-05-09 20:58:00

Southwest Airlines began operating all of its flights under its Amadeus reservation system May 9, the airline said.read more

Southwest Airlines Completes Transition To Amadeus Altéa

PR Newswire  2017-05-09 20:04:00

DALLAS and MADRID, May 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) and Amadeus IT Group today jointly announced the carrier's transition to the Amadeus Altéa Passenger Service System (PSS). ...

Southwest Looks to Pilot Pain-Free Systems Upgrade

The Wall Street Journal  2017-05-09 12:00:04

Southwest Airlines Co. on Tuesday plans to move from its 30-year-old reservations system to a new technology platform, providing capabilities its rivals have been using for years.

Southwest Airlines Reports April Traffic

PR Newswire  2017-05-08 10:30:00

DALLAS, May 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") today reported its April and year-to-date preliminary traffic statistics. The Company flew 11.2 billion revenue ...

Southwest Airlines To Add Award-Winning Cargo Services To Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport

PR Newswire  2017-05-04 16:01:00

DALLAS, May 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that it'll be adding its award-winning Cargo services to its new operation at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International ...

Southwest 1Q net profit down 32% despite record revenue

Air Transport World  2017-04-28 14:14:00

Southwest Airlines posted 2017 first-quarter net income of $351 million, down 31.6% from a net profit of $513 million in the 2016 March quarter, even as the Dallas-based carrier generated record first-quarter ...

Southwest Airlines' Rapid Rewards Program Sweeps the 29th Annual Freddie Awards

PR Newswire  2017-04-28 13:05:00

DALLAS, April 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) loyalty program, Rapid Rewards®, has once again been named Program of the Year by the Freddie Awards, one of the travel loyalty ...