Southwest Airlines Soars Above Industry's Turbulence Southwest Airlines earns profits and adds staff despite horrific losses for the industry as a whole. The airline cites its decentralized structure and unusual corporate culture as reasons for its success. NPR's Wade Goodwyn reports.

Southwest Airlines Soars Above Industry's Turbulence

Southwest Airlines Soars Above Industry's Turbulence

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Southwest Airlines earns profits and adds staff despite horrific losses for the industry as a whole. The airline cites its decentralized structure and unusual corporate culture as reasons for its success. NPR's Wade Goodwyn reports.