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Feb 23, 2017, 11:00 ET Southwest Airlines Lends A Healing Hand By Donating 10,000 Roundtrip Flights In Honor Of 10th Anniversary Of Medical Transportation Grant Program

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that 75 nonprofit hospitals and medical organizations across the nation will benefit...


Feb 16, 2017, 10:34 ET Southwest Airlines Named A Top 10 Most Admired Company By FORTUNE

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today was named to FORTUNE's 2017 list of World's Most Admired Companies. Southwest ranks #8, and is the only...


Feb 14, 2017, 07:30 ET Southwest Airlines to Present at the Stifel 2017 Transportation & Logistics Conference

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has been invited to speak at the Stifel 2017 Transportation & Logistics Conference. Stifel will be...


Feb 13, 2017, 16:04 ET Cheers To This! Southwest Airlines Toasts Customers With Sparkling Wine

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today announced the addition of sparkling wine to the carrier's onboard offerings, just in time for Valentine's...


Feb 09, 2017, 10:30 ET Southwest Airlines Employees Earn $586 Million In 2016 ProfitSharing

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced yesterday it will share $586 million through its ProfitSharing Plan with its Employees for...


Feb 08, 2017, 16:38 ET Southwest Airlines to Present at the Stifel 2017 Transportation & Logistics Conference

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has been invited to speak at the Stifel 2017 Transportation & Logistics Conference. Stifel will be...


Feb 08, 2017, 06:30 ET Southwest Airlines Reports January Traffic

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") today reported its January preliminary traffic statistics. The Company flew 9.4 billion...


Feb 02, 2017, 11:00 ET Southwest Airlines Declares 162nd Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $.10 per share to Shareholders of record at the close...


Jan 26, 2017, 06:15 ET Southwest Airlines Reports Fourth Quarter And Record Annual Profit; 44th Consecutive Year Of Profitability

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) (the "Company") today reported its fourth quarter and annual 2016 results: - Fourth quarter net income...


Jan 25, 2017, 06:30 ET Southwest Airlines to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Annual 2016 Financial Results on January 26, 2017

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast of its fourth quarter and annual 2016 financial results. Details are as...


Jan 19, 2017, 15:15 ET Southwest Airlines to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Annual 2016 Financial Results on January 26, 2017

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast of its fourth quarter and annual 2016 financial results. Details are as...


Jan 18, 2017, 15:54 ET Book Now: Southwest Airlines International Service Nonstop Between San Diego & San Jose del Cabo/Los Cabos, Mexico, And Between Grand Cayman & Ft. Lauderdale

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today announced new flights throughout its previously published schedule that bring San Diego Customers the...


Jan 10, 2017, 16:30 ET Southwest Airlines Announces Executive Promotions

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gary C. Kelly today announced changes to the Company's executive Leadership...


Jan 10, 2017, 06:30 ET Southwest Airlines Reports December Traffic

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") today reported its December, fourth quarter, and total year preliminary traffic statistics....


Jan 05, 2017, 08:00 ET Southwest Airlines Adds New Destinations In The U.S. & Caribbean, And Brings Additional Nonstop Service To Cities From Coast To Coast

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is announcing plans to bring its iconic brand, low fares, and exceptional Customer Service to Cincinnati and...


Dec 29, 2016, 13:55 ET Southwest Airlines Facilities Maintenance Technicians Reject Tentative Agreement

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that its Facilities Maintenance Technicians have rejected the tentative agreement negotiators...


Dec 13, 2016, 16:15 ET Southwest Airlines Demonstrates Commitment To Enhancing Inflight Experience Across Satellite-Based WiFi-Equipped Fleet

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is committed to enhancing the inflight Customer experience and improving connectivity on Southwest® flights...


Dec 07, 2016, 06:30 ET Southwest Airlines Reports November Traffic

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") today reported its November and year-to-date preliminary traffic statistics. The Company flew...


Dec 05, 2016, 12:02 ET Southwest Airlines Is Honored as a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today it has been recognized as a "Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality" after receiving a rating of...


Nov 28, 2016, 11:30 ET Southwest Airlines Gives Back With Rapid Rewards Points Matching

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is encouraging Customers to support any of nine participating charities in honor of Giving Tuesday with a full...


Nov 22, 2016, 13:37 ET Southwest Airlines Appearance Technicians Ratify Tentative Agreement With Company

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is pleased to announce that its Appearance Technicians, represented by the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal...


Nov 22, 2016, 13:19 ET Southwest Airlines And The Hispanic Association Of Colleges And Universities Award Complimentary Airfare To More Than 100 College Students

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV), in partnership with the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), has awarded more than 100...


Nov 17, 2016, 15:13 ET Southwest Airlines Declares 161st Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $.10 per share to Shareholders of record at the close...


Nov 13, 2016, 13:00 ET Southwest Airlines Begins Cuba Service Nonstop From Ft. Lauderdale To Varadero, Announces Santa Clara Service Plans

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today inaugurated service between South Florida and Cuba with the scheduled 11:00 a.m. EST departure of...


Nov 10, 2016, 15:08 ET Southwest Airlines Honored Among Military Friendly® Employers

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today it has been recognized as a Military Friendly® Employer by Victory Media, publisher of G.I....