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- For LUV, its 30 day story count is now at 23.
- Over the past 26 days, the trend for LUV's stories per day has been choppy and unclear. It has oscillated between 1 and 6.
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Below are the latest news stories about SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LUV as an investment opportunity.
Southwest Airlines (LUV) raises its full-year economic fuel costs per gallon view between $2.85 and $2.95 (prior view: $2.70 and $2.80).
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Bad weather pushed the company's scheduling software beyond its capabilities, which crippled the airline and stranded many of its customers. It wasn't just that flights got canceled; that happens all the time on every airline. It was that Southwest's systems melted down.
Southwest Airlines pioneered unique boarding but it did so in a way that shows respect for customers who pay more.
During the Thanksgiving travel season — which runs from November 17 through November 28 — the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) expects to screen about 30 million airline passengers. TSA Administrator David Pekoske stated: “We expect this holiday season to be our busiest ever. In 2023, we have already seen seven of the top 10 busiest travel days in TSA’s history." Yahoo Finance Reporters Pras Subramanian, Josh Schafer, and Alexandra Canal break down the latest with holiday travel and what to expect this week. For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live.
American Airlines flight attendants are asking federal officials for the right to go on strike, possibly before the end of the Christmas and New Year's travel rush, but American said there was “no possibility” of a walkout over the holidays. Leaders of the flight attendants' union say they are frustrated with the lack of progress in negotiations over a new contract for workers who have not seen raises since 2019. The Association of Professional Flight Attendants petitioned the National Mediation Board on Monday to declare the negotiations deadlocked and give the union permission to strike after a 30-day “cooling-off period.”
As Thanksgiving approaches, airlines are well-prepared to accommodate record passenger numbers, enhancing the travel experience while keeping costs manageable.
Airlines say they are ready for throngs of holiday travelers as TSA expects volumes to hit a new high.
Andrew Watterson knows the cost of flight disruptions. The chief operating officer of Southwest Airlines found himself in the eye of a storm after a blizzard last December forced the company to cancel almost 17,000 flights, disrupting travel plans for about 2 million customers. Airlines have taken measures to beef up winter operations including investments in weather forecast technology and de-icing equipment, and increased staffing and training.
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