Tag: Southwest Airlines

  • Dennis Muilenburg Fired From Boeing Amid 737 Max Crisis

    The New York Times reports: The company has been mired in the worst crisis in its 103-year history since the crashes of two 737 Max jets killed 346 people. The plane has been grounded since March, and Boeing has faced cascading delays as it tries to return the Max to the air.  The company said David Calhoun, the […]

  • Amie Tsang for the New York Times: Southwest, reporting second-quarter earnings, said that as a result of the troubled jet’s grounding, its passenger numbers had declined, its costs had increased and it had lost an estimated $175 million in profit. Operating income for the second quarter was $968 million, $4 million less than the same […]