Tag: Bob Jordan

Southwest Airlines announces board of directors nominees

The Southwest Airlines Co. Board of Directors disclosed that it has nominated 14 candidates to stand for election at the Company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders on May 15, 2024. As previously announced, "the Board is excited to nominate Lisa Atherton to join the Board as a new Director. Direct...

Lanzajet announces $30 million investment from Southwest Airlines

LanzaJet, a leading sustainable fuels technology company and sustainable fuels producer, today announced a $30 million investment by Southwest Airlines in LanzaJet. As part of the agreement, LanzaJet and Southwest intend to work toward the development of a sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) producti...

Southwest Airlines reports fourth quarter and full year 2023 results

Southwest Airlines Co. today reported its fourth quarter and full year 2023 financial results: Fourth quarter net loss of $219 million, or $0.37 loss per diluted share Fourth quarter net income, excluding special items1, of $233 million, or $0.37 per diluted share Full year net inco...

Southwest Airlines orders 108 additional Boeing 737 MAX jets

Boeing and Southwest Airlines announced today the carrier is increasing its commitment to the fuel-efficient 737 MAX family with an order for 108 737-7s. The new deal supports Southwest's modernization strategy and provides flexibility to expand its fleet. "We have a long history with Boeing, ...

Southwest Airlines to Enhance Support for Employees and Customers

Southwest Airlines Co. today will share an overview of the prioritized actions being implemented to strengthen the airline’s operational resiliency. The actions will be previewed by Bob Jordan, Southwest’s President and Chief Executive Officer, at the J.P. Morgan Industrials Conference in New...

Southwest Airlines Appoints Lauren Woods as SVP and CIO

Southwest Airlines Appoints Lauren Woods as SVP and CIO

Southwest Airlines Co. has announced the promotion of Lauren Woods from Vice President of Technology to Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, and she will report to Chief Administration & Communications Officer Linda Rutherford. Since joining Southwest in 2010, Woods has led ke...

Southwest Airlines Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2022 Results

Southwest Airlines Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2022 Results

Southwest Airlines Co. today reported its fourth quarter and full year 2022 financial results: Fourth quarter net loss of $220 million, or $0.37 loss per diluted share Fourth quarter net loss, excluding special items1, of $226 million, or $0.38 loss per diluted share Full year net ...

Southwest Airlines Announces Leadership Promotions

Southwest Airlines Announces Leadership Promotions

Southwest Airlines Co. today announced five Leadership promotions across several Departments. These changes, which are effective immediately, represent phase two of the organizational structure work that began in September 2022. This phase will provide strong synergies by bringing Teams together,...

Southwest Airlines Announces Leadership Changes

Southwest Airlines Announces Leadership Changes

Southwest Airlines Co. today is celebrating the contributions of President & Chief Operating Officer Mike Van de Ven, an industry veteran and proven Leader, who announced plans to step down from his role as Chief Operating Officer (COO) at the end of September and from his role as President at t...

Southwest Airlines eliminates expiration dates on flight credits

Southwest Airlines Co. today announced a first-of-its-kind policy and value among major U.S. airlines, eliminating expiration dates on all Southwest flight credits unexpired on, or created on or after July 28, 2022. This additional flexibility applies to all currently valid, existing flight credi...

Southwest Airlines announces two leadership promotions

Southwest Airlines announces two leadership promotions

Southwest Airlines Co. today announced two Leadership promotions within the Company's ranks. Brendan Conlon is promoted from Senior Director Labor Relations to Vice President Crew Scheduling, effective immediately. In this newly created role, Conlon will be responsible for developing and e...

Southwest Airlines Co. today reported its first quarter 2022 financial results

Southwest Airlines Co. today reported its first quarter 2022 financial results

Southwest Airlines Co. today reported its first quarter 2022 financial results: • Net loss of $278 million, or $0.47 loss per diluted share • Excluding special items1, net loss of $191 million, or $0.32 loss per diluted share • Operating revenues of $4.7 billion, down 8.8 percent compared w...

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