Southwest Airlines, flight attendant union reach tentative agreement

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has reached a tentative agreement with the Transport Workers Union Local 556, the Union that represents the company´s flight attendants, the company said.

Dates for the ratification vote by flight attendants and other details have not been released.

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) operates more than 3,900 departures a day during peak travel season across a network of 98 destinations in the United States and seven additional countries with service to three airports in Cuba expected to begin later this year.