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Southwest Airlines Co revenue passengers up 3% in Mar-2013, load factor stable

8-Apr-2013 12:46 PM

Southwest Airlines Co reports (05-Apr-2013) the following combined traffic highlights for Southwest Airlines and AirTran:

  • Mar-2013:
    • Revenue passenger numbers: 9.9 million, +3.1% year-on-year;
    • Enplaned passengers: 12.0 million, +2.6%;
    • Passenger load factor: 82%, +0.2 ppt.
  • 3 months ended Mar-2013:
    • Revenue passenger numbers: 25.2 million, -1.4%;
    • Enplaned passengers: 30.7 million, -1.4%;
    • Passenger load factor: 77.1%, -0.2 ppt. [more – original PR]

Southwest Airlines Co: “For Mar-2013, passenger revenue per ASM (PRASM) is estimated to have been comparable to the Company's Mar-2012 PRASM.” Source: Company statement, 05-Apr-2013.