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Southwest Airlines Co (LUV.N)

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Southwest Airlines Expects Q2 Operating RASM To Fall About 3 Pct
Monday, 4 Jun 2018 

June 4 (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co ::SOUTHWEST AIRLINES SAYS NOW EXPECTS Q2 2018 OPERATING RASM TO DECREASE APPROXIMATELY THREE PERCENT, YOY - SEC FILING.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES SAYS REDUCED ANNUAL 2018 Y-O-Y ASM GROWTH TO BE IN LOW 4 PERCENT RANGE, VERSUS PREVIOUS PLANS TO GROW ASMS IN LOW 5 PERCENT RANGE, Y-O-Y.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES-LOWERED Q2 OPERATING RASM GUIDANCE RANGE IS DRIVEN BY LOWER BOOKINGS LARGELY DUE TO REDUCED MARKETING EFFORTS AFTER FLIGHT 1380 ACCIDENT.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES SEES Q2 2018 Y-O-Y ASM GROWTH TO BE ABOUT 3.5 PERCENT, AT LOWER END OF PREVIOUS GUIDANCE TO GROW 3.5 TO 4 PERCENT, Y-O-Y.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES SEES H2 2018 Y-O-Y ASM GROWTH TO BE ABOUT 6 PERCENT, VERSUS PREVIOUS PLANS TO GROW ASMS IN LOW 7 PERCENT RANGE, Y-O-Y.  Full Article

Southwest Announces Collaboration with IHeartRadio
Friday, 18 May 2018 

May 18 (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines::SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO - NEW COLLABORATION WITH IHEARTRADIO.  Full Article

Southwest Airlines Authorized A New $2.0 Billion Share Repurchase Program
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 

May 16 (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co ::SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO - INCREASED COMPANY'S QUARTERLY DIVIDEND BY 28 PERCENT.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO - AUTHORIZED A NEW $2.0 BILLION SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO - QUARTERLY DIVIDEND WILL INCREASE TO $.16 PER SHARE FROM $.125 PER SHARE.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES - SUBSEQUENT TO LAUNCH OF Q2 ASR PROGRAM, CO HAS $350 MILLION REMAINING UNDER MAY 2017 $2.0 BILLION SHARE REPURCHASE AUTHORIZATION.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES - AUTHORIZED NEW SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM UPON COMPLETION OF REMAINING $350 MILLION UNDER MAY 2017 $2.0 BILLION SHARE REPURCHASE AUTHORIZATION.  Full Article

Soros Fund Management Reports Share Stake In Ebay, Intel
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 

May 15 (Reuters) - SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT ::SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT LLC REPORTS SHARE STAKE IN EBAY OF 125,000 SHARES - SEC FILING.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT LLC DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN SOUTHWEST AIRLINES - SEC FILING.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT REPORTS SHARE STAKE IN INTEL OF 58,000 SHARES - SEC FILING.SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT - CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF MARCH 31, 2018 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF DEC 31, 2017.  Full Article

Southwest Airlines says will inspect all remaining engine fan blades within next 30 days
Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 

April 20 (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co ::SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO SAYS IN 2017, STARTED A PROGRAM TO INSPECT ALL FAN BLADES ON ALL -700/-800 AIRCRAFT IN CO'S FLEET.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO - ACCELERATED PROGRAM TO INSPECT FAN BLADES ON TUESDAY AND WILL INSPECT ALL REMAINING ENGINE FAN BLADES WITHIN THE NEXT 30 DAYS.  Full Article

Southwest Airlines announces response to Emergency Airworthiness Directive
Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 

April 20 (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co ::SOUTHWEST AIRLINES RESPONSE TO EMERGENCY AIRWORTHINESS DIRECTIVE.ACKNOWLEDGES ISSUANCE OF EMERGENCY AIRWORTHINESS DIRECTIVE 2018-09-51 BY FAA TO AIRLINES OPERATING CFM56-7B ENGINES.EXISTING SOUTHWEST AIRLINES MAINTENANCE PROGRAM MEETS OR EXCEEDS ALL REQUIREMENTS SPECIFIED IN AIRWORTHINESS DIRECTIVE.  Full Article

Airline regulators call for emergency inspections of Boeing 737 Engines - WSJ
Friday, 20 Apr 2018 

April 20 (Reuters) - :AIRLINE REGULATORS CALL FOR EMERGENCY INSPECTIONS OF BOEING 737 ENGINES - WSJ, CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

Southwest Airlines Confirms Accident Involving Flight 1380
Tuesday, 17 Apr 2018 

April 17 (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co ::SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CONFIRMS ACCIDENT; OUR HEARTS ARE WITH THOSE AFFECTED.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO - CONFIRMS AN ACCIDENT INVOLVING SOUTHWEST AIRLINES FLIGHT 1380.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES - CO OFFICIALS ARE IN DIRECT CONTACT WITH NTSB AND FAA TO SUPPORT AN IMMEDIATE, COORDINATED RESPONSE TO THE ACCIDENT.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO - "WE HAVE ACTIVATED OUR EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM".SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO - FLIGHT MADE EMERGENCY DIVERSION TO PHL AFTER CREW REPORTED ISSUES WITH NUMBER ONE ENGINE WHICH RESULTED IN DAMAGE TO FUSELAGE.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO - IN TOTAL, FLIGHT HAD 144 CUSTOMERS AND FIVE SOUTHWEST CREWMEMBERS ONBOARD.  Full Article

Southwest Airlines And Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association Reach An Agreement In Principle For Aircraft Mechanics And Related Employees
Wednesday, 11 Apr 2018 

April 11 (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co ::SOUTHWEST AIRLINES AND AIRCRAFT MECHANICS FRATERNAL ASSOCIATION REACH AN AGREEMENT IN PRINCIPLE FOR AIRCRAFT MECHANICS AND RELATED EMPLOYEES.SAYS FIVE-YEAR AGREEMENT INCLUDES TERMS FOR UPDATED WORK RULES, IMPROVED WAGES AND BENEFITS, AND A RATIFICATION BONUS.  Full Article

Southwest Airlines Cargo To Ship Cargo to Select International Destinations Starting May
Monday, 19 Feb 2018 

Feb 19 (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co ::SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CARGO TO GO BEYOND BORDERS.SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO - ‍ INTENTION TO BEGIN SHIPPING CARGO TO SELECT INTERNATIONAL DESTINATIONS BEGINNING IN MAY 2018.  Full Article

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U.S. airlines ask government not to put separated migrant children on flights

NEW YORK Four major U.S. airlines have asked the federal government not to use their flights to transport migrant children who have been separated from their parents as part of the Trump administration's policy on illegal immigration.