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Dec 19, 2014, 09:05 ET

Southwest Airlines Is 2015 Airline Of The Year

 Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) is the 2015 Airline of the Year, according to Air Transport World (ATW), a Penton company. In selecting...

Dec 17, 2014, 14:40 ET

More Heart To More Places: Southwest Airlines Announces New Service In Cities From Coast To Coast For Summer 2015

 Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) today extended its flight schedule for travel through Aug. 7, 2015, adding new, nonstop service in cities...

Dec 11, 2014, 13:35 ET

Southwest Airlines Files Applications To Serve Four Destinations In Mexico Plus Belize And Costa Rica From Houston (Hobby)

 Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) filed applications today with the U.S. Department of Transportation requesting approval to serve six...

Dec 10, 2014, 16:48 ET

Gary Kelly of Southwest Airlines Co. to Headline Wings Club Luncheon

 Gary C. Kelly, Chairman, President & CEO of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) makes a return visit to the Yale Club in midtown Manhattan...

Dec 10, 2014, 14:01 ET

Southwest Airlines Recognized As One Of Best Places To Work In 2015

 Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) announced today that it was named as One of the Best Places to Work in 2015 by Glassdoor, a career...

Dec 09, 2014, 08:09 ET

Gary Kelly of Southwest Airlines Co. to Headline Wings Club Luncheon

 Gary C. Kelly, Chairman, President & CEO of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) makes a return visit to the Yale Club in midtown Manhattan...

Dec 08, 2014, 10:41 ET

Southwest Airlines Recognized For Commitment To Community By Bloomberg LP And Points Of Light

Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) was recognized today as one of America's most community-minded companies in The Civic 50, an annual...

Dec 08, 2014, 08:45 ET

Southwest Airlines Reports November Traffic

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that the Company flew 8.6 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in November 2014, a 6.0 percent...

Dec 03, 2014, 15:24 ET

Southwest Airlines And International Association Of Machinists Reach Agreement

 Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) announced today that its Customer Service Agents (CSAs) and Customer Representatives (CRs), represented by the...

Dec 02, 2014, 10:30 ET

Southwest Airlines Celebrates #GivingTuesday By Donating $25,000

 Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today announced a $25,000 donation to 10 nonprofit organizations in honor of #GivingTuesday, a global holiday...

Nov 25, 2014, 13:45 ET

Just A Hop, Skate, And Jump Away! The Southwest Rink At Skyline Park Welcomes Denver Residents To The Ice

 Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) and the Downtown Denver Partnership are excited to announce the Southwest Rink at Skyline Park is open...

Nov 20, 2014, 12:51 ET

Southwest Airlines Declares 153rd Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

Southwest Airlines' (NYSE: LUV) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $.06 per share to Shareholders of record at the close of...

Nov 20, 2014, 10:43 ET

Southwest Pilots File for NMB Mediation in Contract Negotiations

In order to facilitate movement in contract negotiations, the Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association (SWAPA) today officially filed for mediation...

Nov 11, 2014, 09:40 ET

Southwest Airlines Recognized As A Top 100 Military Friendly Employer

Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) announced today that it has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Military Friendly Employers® by Victory...

Nov 10, 2014, 14:00 ET

Southwest Airlines Announces Plans to Serve Fourth Destination in Mexico

 Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) today filed its application with the U.S. Department of Transportation to provide daily, nonstop service...

Nov 10, 2014, 08:45 ET

Southwest Airlines Reports October Traffic

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that the Company flew 9.0 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in October 2014, a 4.4 percent...

Nov 07, 2014, 08:00 ET

Webcast Alert: Southwest Airlines Co. 2014 Investor Day

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast of its 2014 Investor Day. Southwest will be webcasting the audio...

Nov 05, 2014, 07:45 ET

Southwest Airlines Co. to Present at the Raymond James Global Airline/Transportation Conference

 Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has been invited to speak at the Raymond James Global Airline/Transportation Conference.  Raymond...

Nov 04, 2014, 16:35 ET

Webcast Alert: Southwest Airlines Co. 2014 Investor Day

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast of its 2014 Investor Day. Southwest will be webcasting the audio...

Nov 04, 2014, 10:00 ET

Southwest Airlines Pays Tribute To Our Nation's Troops Throughout November During "Military Heroes Month"

For the fifth straight year, Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) is devoting November to honoring our service men and women by designating it as...