Delightful and terrific.

Those were the words Gary Kelly, CEO of Dallas-based Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV), used to describe a Thursday morning conversation about aviation issues with President Donald Trump.

“We are very well-aligned on some very key topics — income tax reform, regulatory reform and especially growing our industry,” Kelly told reporters after the hour-long meeting with Trump and the chief executives of other carriers.

The wide-ranging discussion at the White House covered…