Southwest Airlines' high profit margin and its fuel hedges should help it withstand the recent jump in oil prices.
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Frontier Airlines will launch service at Newark Airport shortly after Southwest Airlines ends all of its flights there in early November.
The largest domestic airline has international expansion on its itinerary.
The low-fare carrier will launch several new mainland-Hawaii routes and interisland routes next January, including the addition to its route map of two new destinations in Hawaii.
LUV earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2019.
The popular low-fare carrier posted modest earnings growth last quarter despite facing a $175 million headwind from the grounding of its 737 MAX fleet.
Two of the three U.S. airlines that own Boeing 737 MAX jets recently acknowledged that the plane won't return to service until at least November.
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A new vulnerability with the Boeing 737 MAX will delay its return until at least October.