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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 →

Southwest Airlines Reports May Traffic

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that the Company flew 9.4 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in May 2014, a 0.6 percent increase from the 9.3 billion RPMs flown in May 2013. Read More →