Southwest Remains Confident In Fundamentals, Boeing 737 MAX

Credit: Rob Finlayson
WASHINGTON—A trio of unusual events took a toll on Southwest Airlines’ first-quarter (Q1) financial performance and is driving unit costs up, but long-term fundamentals remain strong, as does the airline’s confidence in the beleaguered Boeing 737 MAX. The airline’s unit costs excluding fuel, special...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.