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Investopedia
Analyzing Southwest Airlines' Market Share (LUV)Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has grown from a tiny airline with three pla
Analyzing Southwest Airlines' Market Share (LUV)
Investopedia / Posted yesterday
Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has grown from a tiny airline with three planes serving three Texas cities in 1971 to one that served 93 destinations in 40 states, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico and five nearby international locations in 2014. The... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Southwest Airlines Gives Employees Record $620 Million In 2015 ProfitSharingDALLAS, Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. on Feb. 11, announ
Southwest Airlines Gives Employees Record $620 Million In 2015 ProfitSharing
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
DALLAS, Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. on Feb. 11, announced it will share $620 million through its ProfitSharing Plan with its Employees for 2015 — equaling approximately 15.6 percent of each eligible Employee's eligible... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Boeing focuses on early 737 MAX delivery: CFOSEATTLE: Boeing Co said on Wednesday it was working to deliver its new 737 MAX
Boeing focuses on early 737 MAX delivery: CFO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
SEATTLE: Boeing Co said on Wednesday it was working to deliver its new 737 MAX single-aisle aircraft ahead of schedule next year, provided the company can complete testing on time and customers are ready to receive it. "It's a little early to raise... Read more
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TribLIVE
Cheap fuel doesn’t translate to low faresCheap fuel doesn't translate to low fares – TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Cheap
Cheap fuel doesn’t translate to low fares
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
Cheap fuel doesn't translate to low fares – TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Cheap fuel doesn't translate to low fares At the Pittsburgh International Airport, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, a family arrives hoping to travel this weekend. By early Friday... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Boeing's 737 Max takes 1st flightBoeing Co.'s newest 737 jetliner gunned its engines and headed into rain-streak
Boeing's 737 Max takes 1st flight
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Boeing Co.'s newest 737 jetliner gunned its engines and headed into rain-streaked skies Friday, with profit and pride riding on its wings. The aerospace company's fortunes depend on a smooth market debut for the 737 Max next year with initial... Read more
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TribLIVE
Boeing’s Rainmaker 737 Max takes to skiesBoeing's Rainmaker 737 Max takes to skies – TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Boeing
Boeing’s Rainmaker 737 Max takes to skies
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
Boeing's Rainmaker 737 Max takes to skies – TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Boeing's Rainmaker 737 Max takes to skies A Boeing 737 MAX airplane takes off on its first test flight, Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, in Renton, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Boeing... Read more
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Market Watch
Boeing 737 MAX takes to the skies for first timeBoeing Co. 737 MAX, the newest iteration of the airplane maker’s best selling a
Boeing 737 MAX takes to the skies for first time
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
Boeing Co. 737 MAX, the newest iteration of the airplane maker’s best selling aircraft, took off on its maiden flight on Friday. Boeing BA, +1.80% said the single-aisle plane uses 20% less fuel than the first next-generation 737s. The plane also... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Boeing's profit and pride may be riding on its newest 737 jetliner(Bloomberg) -- Boeing Co.'s newest 737 jetliner gunned its engines and headed i
Boeing's profit and pride may be riding on its newest 737 jetliner
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 15 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Boeing Co.'s newest 737 jetliner gunned its engines and headed into rain-streaked skies Friday, with profit and pride riding on its wings. The aerospace company's fortunes depend on a smooth market debut for the 737 Max next year with... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Boeing’s 737 MAX aircraft takes off on first flightBoeing Co’s 737 MAX aircraft took off on its first flight on Friday from wet ta
Boeing’s 737 MAX aircraft takes off on first flight
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Boeing Co’s 737 MAX aircraft took off on its first flight on Friday from wet tarmac at an airport south of Seattle, marking another step toward scheduled delivery to airlines in 2017. Live video supplied by Boeing showed the smooth take-off of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Boeing's 737 MAX aircraft takes off on first flightREUTERS: Boeing Co's 737 MAX aircraft took off on its first flight on Friday fr
Boeing's 737 MAX aircraft takes off on first flight
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
REUTERS: Boeing Co's 737 MAX aircraft took off on its first flight on Friday from wet tarmac at an airport south of Seattle, marking another step toward scheduled delivery to airlines in 2017. Live video supplied by Boeing showed the smooth take-off... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
American Airlines says fares to remain under pressure this yearAmerican Airlines Group Inc. said fares would remain under pressure this year f
American Airlines says fares to remain under pressure this year
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
American Airlines Group Inc. said fares would remain under pressure this year from stepped-up competition in the U.S. and a strong dollar that's hurting demand abroad. A rebound in a closely followed revenue yardstick will probably be delayed "by a... Read more
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Investopedia
Is Spirit Airlines a Real Threat to Southwest? (LUV,SAVE)There has long been a well-known and effective marketing tool in the post-dereg
Is Spirit Airlines a Real Threat to Southwest? (LUV,SAVE)
Investopedia / Posted 15 days ago
There has long been a well-known and effective marketing tool in the post-deregulation U.S. airline industry. The “Southwest Effect,” a term first coined by James Craun and Randall Bennett, is simply a name given to the phenomenon that occurred when... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
In US oil capital Houston, no cheap fuel bonanza for airlines Published: 28 January 2016 6:44 PM The oil slide has largely helped US airli
In US oil capital Houston, no cheap fuel bonanza for airlines
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 17 days ago
Published: 28 January 2016 6:44 PM The oil slide has largely helped US airlines, reducing one of their biggest expenses and adding hundreds of millions of dollars to their bottom lines.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In US oil capital Houston, no cheap fuel bonanza for airlinesNEW YORK: While airlines are in no rush to pass on fuel savings to passengers b
In US oil capital Houston, no cheap fuel bonanza for airlines
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
NEW YORK: While airlines are in no rush to pass on fuel savings to passengers brought by the collapse in oil prices, the Houston travel market has left them little choice. Airlines serving the U.S. oil capital have resorted to steep discounts to... Read more
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Reuters
In U.S. oil capital Houston, no cheap fuel bonanza for airlinesUnited Airlines planes are seen on platform at the Newark Liberty International
In U.S. oil capital Houston, no cheap fuel bonanza for airlines
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
United Airlines planes are seen on platform at the Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey, July 8, 2015. NEW YORK While airlines are in no rush to pass on fuel savings to passengers brought by the collapse in oil prices, the Houston... Read more
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Providence Business News
Cheap fuel doesn’t mean cheap fares as airlines hold savingsDALLAS - Rob Britton, who spent two decades with American Airlines Group Inc.,
Cheap fuel doesn’t mean cheap fares as airlines hold savings
Providence Business News / Posted 17 days ago
DALLAS - Rob Britton, who spent two decades with American Airlines Group Inc., is unapologetic in defending the profits his former employer and other U.S. carriers are making. Sure, fuel’s cheap, but what company cuts prices as soon as its costs... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Southwest Vice President And Chief Marketing Officer Kevin Krone To RetireDALLAS, Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announ
Southwest Vice President And Chief Marketing Officer Kevin Krone To Retire
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 17 days ago
DALLAS, Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that Kevin Krone, Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer will retire from the carrier, effective Feb. 15, 2016. Krone began his Southwest career 25 years ago... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. airlines rethink hedges as oil plungesDelta planes line up at their gates while on the tarmac of Salt Lake City Inter
U.S. airlines rethink hedges as oil plunges
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
Delta planes line up at their gates while on the tarmac of Salt Lake City International Airport in Utah September 28, 2013. Picture taken September 28, 2013. A passenger looks at a United Airlines airplane, painted with its new corporate logo, at a... Read more
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Reuters
Air passengers in Washington race to dodge blizzard's furyCancelled flights are displayed on a status board at New York's Laguardia Airpo
Air passengers in Washington race to dodge blizzard's fury
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
Cancelled flights are displayed on a status board at New York's Laguardia Airport ahead of a powerful approaching winter storm January 22, 2016. WASHINGTON As the first flakes of a monster blizzard fell at Reagan National Airport, Kara Macek was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US airlines rethink hedges as oil plungesNEW YORK: The lowest fuel prices for more than a decade are proving to be a dou
US airlines rethink hedges as oil plunges
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
NEW YORK: The lowest fuel prices for more than a decade are proving to be a double-edged sword for U.S. airlines. While carriers saved hundreds of millions of dollars from oil prices halving since June, they forfeited a large chunk of that gain... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Cheaper fuel boosts 4Q profit at United, SouthwestDALLAS — Lower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough left
Cheaper fuel boosts 4Q profit at United, Southwest
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 23 days ago
DALLAS — Lower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough left over for passengers to get slightly lower fares. United Continental Holdings Inc. and Southwest Airlines Co. reported Thursday that fourth-quarter earnings soared as... Read more
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Market Watch
United, Southwest get a lift from low oil pricesThe slide in oil prices helped two of the largest U.S. airlines deliver record-
United, Southwest get a lift from low oil prices
Market Watch / Posted 23 days ago
The slide in oil prices helped two of the largest U.S. airlines deliver record-high profits for the latest quarter, though executives said they expect downward pressure on fares to continue thanks to competition and currency headwinds. United... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Cheaper Fuel Boosts 4Q Profit at Southwest, UnitedLower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough left over for
Cheaper Fuel Boosts 4Q Profit at Southwest, United
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 23 days ago
Lower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough left over for passengers to get slightly lower fares. United Continental Holdings Inc. and Southwest Airlines Co. reported Thursday that fourth-quarter earnings soared as fuel... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cheaper fuel boosts 4Q profit at United, SouthwestDALLAS (AP) - Lower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough
Cheaper fuel boosts 4Q profit at United, Southwest
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Lower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough left over for passengers to get slightly lower fares. United Continental Holdings Inc. and Southwest Airlines Co. reported Thursday that fourth-quarter earnings soared... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Cheaper fuel boosts 4Q profit at United, SouthwestDALLAS (AP) - Lower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough
Cheaper fuel boosts 4Q profit at United, Southwest
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Lower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough left over for passengers to get slightly lower fares. United Continental Holdings Inc. and Southwest Airlines Co. reported Thursday that fourth-quarter earnings soared... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Cheaper fuel boosts 4Q profit at United, SouthwestDALLAS (AP) - Lower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough
Cheaper fuel boosts 4Q profit at United, Southwest
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 23 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Lower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough left over for passengers to get slightly lower fares. United Continental Holdings Inc. and Southwest Airlines Co. reported Thursday that fourth-quarter earnings soared... Read more
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ABC News
Cheaper Fuel Boosts 4Q Profit at United, SouthwestLower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough left over for
Cheaper Fuel Boosts 4Q Profit at United, Southwest
ABC News / Posted 23 days ago
Lower fuel prices are boosting airline profits and leaving enough left over for passengers to get slightly lower fares. United Continental Holdings Inc. and Southwest Airlines Co. reported Thursday that fourth-quarter earnings soared as fuel... Read more
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Reuters
United, Southwest buy 73 Boeing jets in blow to BombardierA passenger looks at a United Airlines airplane, painted with its new corporate
United, Southwest buy 73 Boeing jets in blow to Bombardier
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
A passenger looks at a United Airlines airplane, painted with its new corporate logo, at a gate at Liberty International Airport in Newark, New Jersey February 7, 2011. . Separately, Southwest Airlines Co (LUV.N) said it had ordered 33 of Boeing's... Read more
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Morningstar
U.S. Stocks Rally As Crude Oil Touches $30U.S. stocks rebounded sharply Thursday afternoon, following a surge in crude-oi
U.S. Stocks Rally As Crude Oil Touches $30
Morningstar / Posted 23 days ago
U.S. stocks rebounded sharply Thursday afternoon, following a surge in crude-oil prices, which briefly traded above $30 a barrel. The Thursday rally for stocks comes after the main indexes closed below their August lows on Wednesday, which some... Read more
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Market Watch
Airlines boost buybacks as demand remains strongTwo big U.S. airlines on Thursday boosted their share buyback programs and said
Airlines boost buybacks as demand remains strong
Market Watch / Posted 23 days ago
Two big U.S. airlines on Thursday boosted their share buyback programs and said demand remained solid, though fares continue to fall because of fierce domestic competition and currency headwinds. United Continental Holdings Inc. and Southwest... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
United air profits boosted as fuel costs drop(Bloomberg) — Fourth-quarter profits climbed at United, Southwest and Alaska ai
United air profits boosted as fuel costs drop
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 23 days ago
(Bloomberg) — Fourth-quarter profits climbed at United, Southwest and Alaska airlines as a dramatic drop in fuel prices and strong domestic demand offset the effects of lower fares. “It looks good for the U.S. airlines, it really does,” said Adam... Read more
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FOX Carolina
US stocks open slightly higher as crude oil price stabilizesCheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why?Cheap oil, good for cons
US stocks open slightly higher as crude oil price stabilizes
FOX Carolina / Posted 23 days ago
Cheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why?Cheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why? Southwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuelSouthwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuel Southwest Airlines Co.... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
US stocks open slightly higher as crude oil price stabilizesCheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why?Cheap oil, good for cons
US stocks open slightly higher as crude oil price stabilizes
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 23 days ago
Cheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why?Cheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why? Southwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuelSouthwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuel Southwest Airlines Co.... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
US stocks open slightly higher as crude oil price stabilizesCheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why?Cheap oil, good for cons
US stocks open slightly higher as crude oil price stabilizes
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 23 days ago
Cheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why?Cheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why? Southwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuelSouthwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuel Southwest Airlines Co.... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
US stocks open slightly higher as crude oil price stabilizesCheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why?Cheap oil, good for cons
US stocks open slightly higher as crude oil price stabilizes
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 23 days ago
Cheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why?Cheap oil, good for consumers, is slamming stocks. Why? Southwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuelSouthwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuel Southwest Airlines Co.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Southwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuelSouthwest Airlines Co. earned a record fourth-quarter profit of $536 million as
Southwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuel
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
Southwest Airlines Co. earned a record fourth-quarter profit of $536 million as fuel costs fell by nearly one-third and offset lower fares and rising labor costs. Net income nearly tripled from a year ago. Chairman and CEO Gary Kelly said travel... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Southwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuelDALLAS (AP) - Southwest Airlines Co. earned a record fourth-quarter profit of $
Southwest Airlines' 4Q profit soars on cheaper jet fuel
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Southwest Airlines Co. earned a record fourth-quarter profit of $536 million as fuel costs fell by nearly one-third and offset lower fares and rising labor costs. Net income nearly tripled from a year ago. Chairman and CEO Gary Kelly... Read more
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Daily Herald
Southwest meets 4Q profit forecastsDALLAS -- Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net
Southwest meets 4Q profit forecasts
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
DALLAS -- Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $536 million. The Dallas-based company said it had net income of 82 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 90 cents per share. The... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Southwest meets 4Q profit forecastsDALLAS (AP) - Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter
Southwest meets 4Q profit forecasts
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $536 million. The Dallas-based company said it had net income of 82 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 90 cents per... Read more
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Market Watch
Airlines warn of delays as East Coast braces for Winter Storm JonasBy Friday afternoon, a “dangerous” winter storm is expected to bear down on the
Airlines warn of delays as East Coast braces for Winter Storm Jonas
Market Watch / Posted 23 days ago
By Friday afternoon, a “dangerous” winter storm is expected to bear down on the East Coast, bringing heavy snow and strong winds, and travel headaches for anyone trying to get anywhere to or from that block of the U.S. In its latest update, The... Read more
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Market Watch
Southwest profit soars on cheap fuelSouthwest Airlines Co. reported it nearly tripled its profit in the final quart
Southwest profit soars on cheap fuel
Market Watch / Posted 23 days ago
Southwest Airlines Co. reported it nearly tripled its profit in the final quarter of the year as the company continues to soar on cheap fuel and the modernization of its fleet. The No. 4 U.S. airline by traffic said its fuel and oil expense dropped... Read more
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Morningstar
Wall Street braces for another volatile day as Dow futures leap and fallWall Street was setting up for another volatile session on Thursday as stock fu
Wall Street braces for another volatile day as Dow futures leap and fall
Morningstar / Posted 24 days ago
Wall Street was setting up for another volatile session on Thursday as stock futures seesawed lower, overshadowed by sharp losses for Asian stocks and continued pressure on oil prices. In back-and-forth trading, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Southwest Continues Fight Against Delta at Love FieldSouthwest Airlines plans to appeal a judge's order that lets Delta Air Lines co
Southwest Continues Fight Against Delta at Love Field
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 24 days ago
Southwest Airlines plans to appeal a judge's order that lets Delta Air Lines continue operating at Dallas Love Field during a dispute over gates. Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. on Tuesday filed notice that it will appeal to the 5th U.S. Circuit... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Southwest continues fight against Delta at Dallas Love FieldSouthwest Airlines plans to appeal a judge's order that lets Delta Air Lines co
Southwest continues fight against Delta at Dallas Love Field
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 24 days ago
Southwest Airlines plans to appeal a judge's order that lets Delta Air Lines continue operating at Dallas Love Field during a dispute over gates. Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. on Tuesday filed notice that it will appeal to the 5th U.S. Circuit... Read more

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