In July 2018, Southwest Airlines transported 14,961,408 passengers; increase by 2.1%

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Coco plane. Southwest Airlines. Stephen M. Keller

Southwest Airlines reported its July and year-to-date 2018 preliminary traffic statistics. The Company flew 12.6 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in July 2018, an increase of 2.1 percent from the 12.4 billion RPMs flown in July 2017. Available seat miles (ASMs) increased 3.2 percent to 14.6 billion in July 2018, compared with July 2017 ASMs of 14.2 billion. The July 2018 load factor was 86.3 percent, compared with 87.3 percent in July 2017.

Southwest Airlines Co.

Preliminary Comparative Traffic Statistics

JULY

2018

2017

Change

Revenue passengers carried

12,195,871

11,927,949

2.2%

Enplaned passengers

14,961,408

14,650,994

2.1%

Revenue passenger miles (000s)

12,616,766

12,361,968

2.1%

Available seat miles (000s)

14,616,580

14,161,204

3.2%

Load factor

86.3%

87.3%

(1.0) pts.

Average length of haul

1,035

1,036

(0.1)%

Trips flown

122,030

120,870

1.0%

YEAR-TO-DATE

2018

2017

Change

Revenue passengers carried

78,793,624

75,459,601

4.4%

Enplaned passengers

95,435,383

91,666,335

4.1%

Revenue passenger miles (000s)

78,198,798

76,085,322

2.8%

Available seat miles (000s)

93,475,330

91,032,299

2.7%

Load factor

83.7%

83.6%

0.1 pts.

Average length of haul

992

1,008

(1.6)%

Trips flown

802,174

790,487

1.5%

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