News: Southwest Airlines Co (LUV.N)

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Exclusive: U.S. airlines confront cheap oil's flip side - costly hedges

NEW YORK - Some major U.S. airlines including Delta and Southwest are rushing to finance losing bets on oil and revamp fuel hedges as tumbling crude prices leave them with billions of dollars in losses, according to people familiar with the hedging schemes.

Exclusive - U.S. airlines confront cheap oil's flip side: costly hedges

NEW YORK - Some major U.S. airlines including Delta and Southwest are rushing to finance losing bets on oil and revamp fuel hedges as tumbling crude prices leave them with billions of dollars in losses, according to people familiar with the hedging schemes.

Exclusive: Southwest's oil swap trade waiver raises CFTC questions

WASHINGTON - Last month's move by the U.S. commodities regulator to let Southwest Airlines Co keep its multibillion-dollar oil trades secret for 15 days offered the world's biggest low-cost carrier a break it has been seeking for three years.

UPDATE 1-Southwest CEO sees 2015 fuel cost of $2.30-$2.40/gallon

(New throughout, adds comments from executive and background)

Southwest CEO sees fuel cost of $2.30 to $2.40 per gallon in 2015

NEW YORK, Dec 11 - Southwest Airlines Chief Executive Officer Gary Kelly said on Thursday the airline's fuel cost would be $2.30 to $2.40 per gallon in 2015, based on current oil prices and the airline's fuel hedging position.

Woman gives birth on flight over California

- A woman and her baby are doing well after an unexpected midair birth on a Phoenix-bound plane over California shocked passengers and crew members, Southwest Airlines officials said on Wednesday. 

Southwest Airlines expects current quarter unit revenue to grow 1 to 2 percent

- Southwest Airlines forecast modest growth in unit revenue for the current quarter during its investor day presentation on Monday.

Southwest Airlines expects current quarter unit revenue to grow 1 to 2 pct

Nov 10 - Southwest Airlines forecast modest growth in unit revenue for the current quarter during its investor day presentation on Monday.

Southwest Airlines expects better October growth than it had previously forecast

Nov 6 - Southwest Airlines said Thursday that it expects its unit revenue, or passenger revenue per available seat mile, for October to grow at least three percent year over year, up from its estimate of two percent that it had forecast last month.

CORRECTED-U.S. sues Southwest Airlines to recover maintenance fine

(Corrects paragraph 5 to say Southwest Airlines spokeswoman Brandy King told Associated Press, not New York Times)

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