Southwest won’t expand fleet through 2015 to reach profit goal

| |Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

The Dallas-based airline is trying to boost its return on invested capital to 15 percent.

Southwest to pay record $228 million in profit-sharing

|Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

The total payments are 88 percent more than was awarded in 2013 and come as the company is in the midst of tense contract negotiations with its unions.

AA jet makes quick stop after cabin-pressure issue

|Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

An American Airlines plane heading from Mexico to Dallas-Fort Worth has made an emergency stop in Abilene after developing a cabin pressure problem.

Unruly man charged after jet diverts to Nebraska

|Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

A man removed from a California-bound Southwest Airlines aircraft after he allegedly tried to open a door during flight was charged Monday with interfering with the crew.

Why high oil prices are actually good for airlines

| |Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Airline executives frequently complain about fuel costs. But the truth is higher prices actually have been good for business.

American Eagle moving headquarters to Irving

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014

The regional carrier, owned by American Airlines Group, will consolidate operations now at American’s headquarters in Fort Worth and several locations near DFW Airport.

Dutch arrest girl whose tweet threatened American Airlines

|Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

Police in the Netherlands have arrested a 14-year-old girl on suspicion of threatening American Airlines in a tweet.

Air travel: Late flights are up, complaints down

| |Monday, Apr. 07, 2014

A big drop in customer complaints helped U.S. airlines post their best ratings ever even though more flights were late and more bags were mishandled, according to a report released Monday by university researchers.

Southwest Airlines CEO’s compensation flat in 2013 at $4 million

| |Friday, Apr. 04, 2014

Southwest Airlines Chief Executive Gary Kelly received $4.03 million in salary, bonus and stock awards in 2013, essentially flat from the year before.

DFW Airport getting 40 more agents to reduce waits at customs

| |Thursday, Apr. 03, 2014

The new workers won’t be ready in time for summer travel season.



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