18-Dec-2009 1:57 PM

Southwest open to mergers - CEO

Southwest Airlines CEO stated it would not rule-out mergers and remains open to opportunities, but is focusing on its point-to-point business model (AP, 17-Dec-2009).

Southwest Airlines: “I would never say never [to the idea of a merger], and you know I won't give you a straight answer on that," Gary Kelly, CEO. Source: AP, 17-Dec-2009.