8-Mar-2012 12:33 PM

Southwest Airlines Co passenger numbers up in Feb-2012, PRASM up 4%

Southwest Airlines Co reports (07-Mar-2012) the following combined traffic highlights for Southwest Airlines and AirTran Airways in Feb-2012:

  • Revenue passenger numbers: 8.0 million, +4.3%year-on-year;
  • Enplaned passengers: 9.6 million, +4.1%;
  • Passenger load factor: 75.2%, -1.7 ppts. [more – original PR]

Southwest Airlines Co: “For February 2012, passenger revenue per ASM (PRASM) is estimated to have increased approximately four percent as compared to February 2011's combined PRASM,” Source: Company statement, 07-Mar-2012.