8-Oct-2013 3:51 PM

Southwest Airlines Co revenue passengers down 3% in Sep-2013, PRASM up

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

  • Revenue passenger numbers: 8.2 million, -2.5% year-on-year;
  • Enplaned passengers: 10.1 million, -1.1%;
  • Passenger load factor: 77.1%, +0.1 ppt. [more – original PR]

Southwest Airlines Co: “For Sep-2013, passenger revenue per ASM (PRASM) is estimated to have increased in the seven to eight percent range compared to September 2012,” Source: Company statement, 07-Oct-2013