Southwest Board Supports Kelly After Unions’ No-Confidence Vote

SAN FRANCISCO—Southwest Airlines’ board of directors is standing behind CEO Gary Kelly and Chief Operating Officer Mike Van de Ven, batting aside four unions’ public “vote of no confidence” calling for the executives to resign. In a sharply worded letter to the unions obtained by Aviation Daily, the...

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