8-Mar-2010 3:40 PM

Southwest passenger numbers down 2.9%, PRASM up by 17% in Feb-2010, USD15 mln weather impact

Southwest passenger numbers down 2.9% - traffic highlights in Feb-2010:

  • Revenue passengers carried: 5.9 million, -2.9% year-on-year;
  • Enplaned passengers: 7.0 million, -1.5%;
  • Load factor: 73.9%, +4.8 ppts;
  • Passenger revenue per ASM: +16% to +17%. [more]

Southwest estimates passenger revenue fell by USD15 million due to weather-related flight cancellations in Feb-2010.

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