Southwest Airlines Warns Delta Variant May Negatively Impact 3rd Quarter ProfitsAfter posting profits in the second quarter, officials with Dallas-based Southwest Airlines now say the highly contagious COVID-19 delta variant has darkened the outlook for the airlines.
Southwest Airlines Sees Milestone After Posting June ProfitDallas-based Southwest Airlines turned a profit in June without assistance from the government, which the company is calling a milestone in its recovery from the pandemic.
Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly To Step Down In 2022Southwest Airlines announced that longtime CEO Gary Kelly is stepping down in February and will be succeeded by another veteran at the Dallas-based carrier.
Southwest Airlines 2021 Layoffs, Furloughs On Hold After President Signs Relief BillDallas-based Southwest Airlines says the new stimulus bill is helping the company to avoid employee pay cuts and furloughs.
Middle Seats An Option Again On Southwest Airlines Starting Dec. 1Dallas-based Southwest Airlines is ending its coronavirus pandemic-era policy of underselling flights and will put passengers back in middle seats starting Dec. 1.
Nearly 30% Of Southwest Airlines Workers Opt To Take Extended Leave Or Early RetirementOfficials with Southwest Airlines confirm that nearly one-third of the workforce has signed up to voluntarily take early retirement or long-term leaves of absence from the company.
Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly Taking Pay Cut As Coronavirus Fears Cause Drop In BookingsSaying that the coronavirus has caused a severe recession in the airline industry, Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly announced that he will take a 10% pay cut as fears about the virus spread and airline bookings continue to decline.