Southwest reports July traffic up 6.6% Southwest Airlines flew 10.6 B revenue passenger miles in July, a 6.6% increase from the 10.0B RPMs flown in July 2013. Available seat miles increased 2.6% to 12.3B vs. July 2013 level of 11.9B. July 2014 load factor was 86.7% vs. 83.5% in July 2013. Passenger revenue per ASM is estimated to have increased approximately 4% vs. July 2013.
Southwest reports March traffic up 6.7% YoY Southwest Airlines flew 10.2B RPMs in March, up 6.7% vs. 9.6B RPMs flown in March 2014. Available seat miles increased 4.4% percent to 12.1B vs. March 2014 level of 11.6B. The March load factor was 84.5% vs. 82.7% in March 2014. March PRASM is estimated to have increased approximately 1.0% vs. March 2014.