Although not currently unionised, a cohort of Delta employees have expressed interest in representation LUV : Dallas-based Southwest has been in operation sinceand operates a network of 97 destinations in the U.
Spectacular Results The liberalization of the airline industry has yielded spectacular results.
For these travelers, flying has become an experience that has to be endured, on par perhaps with a visit to the dentist's office. It transports people with a high level of convenience and efficiency that cannot not be provided by any other industry or substitute.
Most airlines have reduced prices and upped the level of customer service to remain competitive. Low-cost airlines — namely easyJet and Ryanair — have both set up parallel companies in Europe and the UK, respectively, to ensure they can continue operations from new hubs should the worst happen.
Regulations are also a reason that competition has kept growing intense.