Southwest Airlines preps for revenue drop after fatal accident

10:42 AM ET Mon, 4 June 2018

Southwest Airlines on Monday said it expects revenue to fall in the second quarter after a decline in bookings following a deadly engine failure aboard one of its flights in April. Southwest, which carries more travelers within the U.S. than any other airline, forecast a 3 percent drop in revenue it generates per each seat it flies a mile, a key industry metric