Southwest, the “legacy LCC,” part 1: Not keeping up with industry standards crimps unit revenue

Subscription Required By Judson Rollins Introduction  May 13, 2023, © Leeham News: Southwest Airlines, previously a longtime darling of investors and leisure passengers alike, struggles to find its footing now that the post-covid US domestic market is returning to… Read More

Pontifications: Southwest meltdown (its second in 3 months) is a day of reckoning; what will it do to fix it?

Jan. 3, 2023, © Leeham News: I’ve been employed by, consulting, or writing about the airline industry for 43 years. I’ve seen plenty of times when flights were disrupted. There was 9/11, in which the US skies were… Read More