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Aug 18, 2014, 22:00 ET
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Fashion Models Turn Southwest Airlines Flight Into Runway In The Sky

More than 140 Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) Customers are heading to The Magnificent Mile® in Chicago with spending money after fashion...

Aug 11, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Viva Mexico! Southwest Airlines Launches Service To Beach Resort Areas Of Cancun And San Jose del Cabo/Los Cabos

Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) launched initial service to Mexico with inaugural flights over the weekend that bring new flight options...

Aug 07, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Southwest Airlines Reports July Traffic

 Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that the Company flew 10.6 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in July 2014, a 6.6...

Aug 06, 2014, 16:44 ET
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Southwest Airlines Medical Transportation Grant Program Now Accepting Applications From Hospitals And Medical Charities For 2015

 Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) invites nonprofit hospitals and medical transportation organizations to apply for the 2015 Medical...

Aug 05, 2014, 17:00 ET
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Southwest Airlines' Rapid Rewards Program Named Among Best Airline Rewards Programs By U.S. News & World Report

 Southwest Airlines' (NYSE: LUV) frequent flyer program, Rapid Rewards, has been named one of the top airline rewards programs in U.S. News...

Aug 04, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Linking Big D And The Bay Area: Southwest Airlines Announces New Nonstop Service Between Dallas Love Field And Both San Francisco And Oakland

 Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today added new flights for Customers' travel through early March 2015, bringing two additional destinations to...

Jul 30, 2014, 12:36 ET
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Southwest Airlines Declares 152nd 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...

Jul 24, 2014, 09:20 ET
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Southwest Airlines Recognizes Employees With Cash Award

 Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) announced today it will recognize Southwest and AirTran Employees with a one-time cash award of $200 each as a...

Jul 24, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Southwest Airlines Reports Record Quarterly Profit

 Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) (the "Company") today reported its second quarter 2014 results:  - Record quarterly net income,...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Webcast Alert: Southwest Airlines to Discuss Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results on July 24, 2014

 Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast of its second quarter 2014 financial results.  Details are as...

Jul 22, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Southwest Airlines Flies More Than 350 High School Students To Washington, D.C., As Part Of The Congressional Art Competition

Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) proudly shows its dedication to education and the arts through its ongoing support of the Congressional Art...

Jul 22, 2014, 10:20 ET
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Southwest Airlines® Adds Cartoon Network To Free Inflight Entertainment Line-Up

 Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) and Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. announced today it will add Cartoon Network to the carrier's inflight...

Jul 17, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Webcast Alert: Southwest Airlines to Discuss Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results on July 24, 2014

 Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast of its second quarter 2014 financial results.  Details are as...

Jul 15, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Southwest Airlines Launches LUV Seat: Repurpose with Purpose

 Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) announced today the launch of LUV Seat: Repurpose with Purpose, a global sustainability initiative to upcycle...

Jul 14, 2014, 10:08 ET
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Southwest Airlines® And Discovery® Provide Customers An Exclusive SHARK WEEK Experience At 35,000 Feet

Customers boarding a Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) flight can take their seat and watch 'em eat as Sharks Fly Free across the friendly...

Jul 09, 2014, 08:45 ET
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Southwest Airlines Reports June Traffic

 Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that the Company flew 10.1 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in June 2014, a 2.2...

Jul 07, 2014, 17:06 ET

SWA Pilots Commend DOT Dreamjet Exemption

The Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association (SWAPA) commends the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) for granting an exemption to...

Jul 01, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Southwest Airlines Begins International Service To Three Countries

 The Employees of Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today launched an international future for America's largest domestic airline* by inaugurating...

Jun 30, 2014, 11:14 ET
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Southwest Airlines Announces Executive Changes

Jack Smith, currently Southwest Airlines' Vice President of Ground Operations, is being promoted to Senior Vice President of Operations,...

Jun 24, 2014, 12:11 ET
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Southwest Airlines® And New Kids On The Block Announce NKOTB Party Plane Giveaway To Las Vegas!

 Get excited! Block Nation Fans from across the country will have a chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to fly on the official Southwest...