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  • Southwest inaugurates international service


    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion beyond the borders of the USA.


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  • PICTURE: Southwest unveils new livery


    ​Southwest Airlines has unveiled a new livery and branding, months ahead of the completion of its integration with...


  • USA and Mexico in talks to liberalise air services


    ​The USA and Mexico are in talks to liberalise their bilateral air service agreement that would allow more carriers to...


  • Southwest inaugurates international service


    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion...


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  • Southwest upgraded by Wolfe Research

    News | 15 Oct 2014 18:27 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Equity research firm Wolfe Research has upgraded Southwest Airlines to an outperform rating, citing the strong growth prospects for the Dallas-based carrier.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-upgraded-by-Wolfe-Research-404810/
  • American names new heads of legal and HR departments

    News | 15 Oct 2014 17:18 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​American Airlines has named Loral Blinde as vice president of people and employee services and Bruce Wark as vice president and deputy general counsel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-names-new-heads-of-legal-and-HR-departments-404807/
  • Frontier adds Miami, expands from two other cities

    News | 30 Sep 2014 14:03 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Frontier Airlines will add Miami to its network and launch several new routes from Philadelphia and Chicago O'Hare, entering routes now mostly dominated by legacy carriers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Frontier-adds-Miami-expands-from-two-other-cities-404296/
  • Fitch keeps Southwest's BBB rating, hints at upgrade

    News | 23 Sep 2014 17:49 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Fitch Ratings has maintained its "BBB" credit rating for Southwest Airlines and has revised its rating outlook for the Dallas-based carrier to positive from stable.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fitch-keeps-Southwests-BBB-rating-hints-at-upgrade-404069/
  • ROUTES: Chicago O'Hare modernisation progresses

    News | 21 Sep 2014 15:09 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​An ongoing modernisation at Chicago O'Hare international airport is proceeding full steam ahead, as the airline looks to add more international connections.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-Chicago-OHare-modernisation-progresses-403940/
  • ANALYSIS: US-Mexico capacity on the rise

    News | 17 Sep 2014 19:30 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Capacity between the USA and Mexico is set to grow this year, as airlines prepare to add new flights in the following months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-Mexico-capacity-on-the-rise-403825/