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Southwest Airlines Returns Value To Shareholders

Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") announces the Southwest Airlines Board of Directors, at its meeting held today, increased the Company's quarterly dividend by 50 percent and authorized a new $1 billion share repurchase program. Read More →

Southwest Airlines Reports April Traffic

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that the Company flew 9.1 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in April 2014, a 4.4 percent increase from the 8.7 billion RPMs flown in April 2013. Read More →

Southwest Airlines Introduces Training and Operational Support Building with State-of-the-Art Operations Center

Southwest Airlines offers preview of $120 million, 492,000 square-foot, energy-efficient Training and Operational Support (TOPS) building. "The Airport Experience" provides a realistic ticket counter, gate, Baggage Service Office, jet bridge, and emergency evacuation trainer. TOPS is also home to Southwest's world-class Network Operations Control (NOC) facility, which serves as the Airline's 24/7 operation center. Read More →