8-May-2012 12:45 PM

Southwest Airlines Co revenue pax numbers up in Apr-2012, PRASM up

Southwest Airlines Co reports (07-May-2012) the following combined traffic highlights for Southwest Airlines and AirTran for Apr-2012:

  • Revenue passenger numbers: 9.3 million, +0.6% year-on-year;
  • Enplaned passengers: 11.3 million, -0.9%;
  • Passenger load factor: 79.8%, -0.1 ppt. [more – original PR]

Southwest Airlines Co: “For Apr-2012, passenger revenue per ASM (PRASM) is estimated to have increased in the 7 to 8% range as compared to Apr-2011's combined PRASM,” Source: Company statement, 07-May-2012.