Southwest News Releases

Southwest Airlines Launches LUV Seat: Repurpose with Purpose

Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) announced today the launch of LUV Seat: Repurpose with Purpose, a global sustainability initiative to upcycle 43 acres of used leather seat coverings into new products that will benefit communities by providing employment, skills training, and donated products. Read More →

Our Low Fare Story: The Southwest Effect is Alive and Well.

Forty three years ago, Southwest Airlines launched a low fare revolution. Today, the Southwest Effect is alive and well, as the nation’s leading low fare airline (the low fare policeman) continues to consistently offer the lowest fares in the industry, boost travel, and keep our competitors honest—all while standing alone against hidden fees. Read More →

Southwest Airlines Reports June Traffic

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that the Company flew 10.1 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in June 2014, a 2.2 percent increase from the 9.8 billion RPMs flown in June 2013. Read More →