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Southwest lost $75 million after the four-day meltdown that left passengers stranded

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Southwest Airlines said it lost $75 million during its Columbus Day weekend meltdown.
The airline posted a $135 million third-quarter loss and said revenue is still down 17% compared to 2019.
Southwest expects a $100 million loss in the fourth quarter despite an increase in bookings for the holiday season.
Southwest Airlines lost $75 million in a four-day operational meltdown that forced over 2,000 flight cancellations and left thousands of passengers stranded. Southwest says it lost $75 million after its chaotic service...
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