Articles tagged “dallas love field”

Alaska Air Will Stay at Dallas Love Field Despite Virgin America’s Struggles There

Alaska Air Will Stay at Dallas Love Field Despite Virgin America’s Struggles There

Justin Bachman, Bloomberg

Former Virgin America CEO David Cush always had high hopes for Dallas Love Field, but as long as he ran the company, his airline struggled there against Southwest Airlines. Perhaps under new management, the combined Alaska-Virgin America entity will do better.

3 years ago

Southwest Keeps Fight Alive Against Delta at Dallas Love Field

Southwest Keeps Fight Alive Against Delta at Dallas Love Field

Associated Press

As expected, Southwest isn't giving up its effort to get Delta booted from Dallas Love Field. The question is how long the airline will press the issue.

4 years ago

Southwest Loses Gate Skirmish With Delta Over Dallas Love Field Slots

Southwest Loses Gate Skirmish With Delta Over Dallas Love Field Slots

Margaret Cronin Fisk, Tom Korosec and Mary Schlangenstein, Bloomberg

Southwest is acting like an arrogant bully at Love Field. Which is anther way of saying it's acting like Delta does nearly everywhere else.

4 years ago

Dallas Love Field Is Even Worse Than LaGuardia Says Virgin America

Dallas Love Field Is Even Worse Than LaGuardia Says Virgin America

Mary Schlangenstein, Bloomberg

Everything's bigger in Texas. Especially the screwups.

4 years ago

Southwest and Delta in Temporary Truce at Love Field as Lawsuit Proceeds

Southwest and Delta in Temporary Truce at Love Field as Lawsuit Proceeds

Associated Press

Southwest is trying to squeeze Delta out of Love Field but now it's all in the hands of the litigators, lots of them.

4 years ago

American Airlines President Regrets Not Fighting Harder Over Dallas Love Field

American Airlines President Regrets Not Fighting Harder Over Dallas Love Field

Dennis Schaal, Skift

You can't always get what you want. American Airlines president thinks the airline handed Southwest a monopoly when American gave up its two gates at Dallas Love Field. And that merger concession, right in American's backyard, still rankles.

5 years ago

Southwest Begins New Era with Long-Distance Flights from Love Field

Southwest Begins New Era with Long-Distance Flights from Love Field

David Koenig , Associated Press

The U.S. today essentially got a new airport, Dallas Love Field, in terms of long-distance flights and Southwest and Virgin America were among the carriers that got in on the action.

5 years ago

Southwest CFO: ‘Our Customers Don’t Like Bag Fees So We Don’t Like Bag Fees’

Southwest CFO: ‘Our Customers Don’t Like Bag Fees So We Don’t Like Bag Fees’

Dennis Schaal, Skift

JetBlue will likely be the airline adding bag fees in 2015, not Southwest. Forsaking fees for first and second check bags is still good business for Southwest.

5 years ago

Virgin America Gets 2 Gates at Dallas Love Field, Will Launch Flights in October

Virgin America Gets 2 Gates at Dallas Love Field, Will Launch Flights in October

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Virgin America's securing of two gates at Dallas Love Field should start to give Southwest some competition from the airport as flying restrictions are lifted.

6 years ago

Isn’t All This Talk of a Virgin America IPO a Bit Premature?

Isn’t All This Talk of a Virgin America IPO a Bit Premature?

CAPA Centre for Aviation

The climate is good for IPOs right now with Airbnb and Uber generating lots of talk. Can Virgin America catch that wave? It's possible, but the airline may have to show more progress before it gets there.

6 years ago

High-Speed Rail in Texas to Fill Void Left by Removal of Love Field Restrictions

High-Speed Rail in Texas to Fill Void Left by Removal of Love Field Restrictions

Gordon Dickson, Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Texas isn't satisfied with its airline service, and is looking to launch some bullet trains between big cities to take up the slack when airlines have much grander routes on their minds.

6 years ago

Delta Isn’t Eligible for Love Field Slots, Justice Department Rules

Delta Isn’t Eligible for Love Field Slots, Justice Department Rules

Andrea Ahles, Fort Worth Star-Telegram

The Justice Department is absolutely right to bar Delta from taking some of the available slots at Love Field. Substituting one of the largest global airlines there for another doesn't make much sense.

6 years ago