Southwest’s load factor declines for eighth straight month

Credit: Rob Finlayson
Southwest Airlines continues to see capacity growth outpace revenue passenger mile (RPM) additions, underscoring the airline’s need to boost unit revenue through efforts such as its recent fare increases.The Dallas-based carrier saw RPMs increase 4.9% last month compared to year-earlier figures...

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