8-Nov-2013 12:29 PM

Southwest Airlines Co revenue passengers down 1% in Oct-2013, PRASM up

Southwest Airlines Co reports (07-Nov-2013) the following combined traffic highlights for Southwest Airlines and AirTran in Oct-2013:

  • Revenue passenger numbers: 9.0 million, -1.3% year-on-year;
  • Enplaned passengers: 11.2 million, -0.8%;
  • Passenger load factor: 79.9%, -0.8 ppt. [more – original PR]

Southwest Airlines Co: “For Oct-2013, passenger revenue per ASM (PRASM) is estimated to have increased in the one to two percent range compared to October 2012,” Source: Company statement, 07-Nov-2013.