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SOUTHWEST AIRLINES REPORTS MARCH TRAFFIC

 SOUTHWEST AIRLINES REPORTS MARCH TRAFFIC
 DALLAS, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Herbert D. Kelleher, chairman of the


board and president of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV), announced today that the company flew 1,166.1 million revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in March 1992, a 17.9 percent increase over the 989.0 million RPMs flown in March of last year. Available seat miles (ASMs) increased 16.1 percent to 1,726.4 million from the March 1991 level of 1,486.5 million. The load factor for the month was 67.5 percent compared to 66.5 percent for the same period of a year ago.
 For the first quarter 1992, Southwest flew 3,103.1 million RPMs, an 18.7 percent increase compared with the 2,615.2 million RPMs recorded for the same period of 1991. Available seat miles increased 14.8 percent to 4,944.1 million from the first quarter 1991 level of 4,306.5 million. The first quarter load factor was 62.8 percent compared to 60.7 percent for the same period last year.
 SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO.
 Comparative Traffic Statistics March 1992
 March Percent
 1992 1991 Change
 Revenue passengers
 carried 2,372,467 1,968,048 20.5
 Revenue passenger
 miles 1,166,113,334 989,039,213 17.9
 Available seat miles 1,726,394,609 1,486,472,714 16.1
 Load factor 67.5pct. 66.5pct. 1.0 pts.
 Average Length of haul 492 503 (2.2)
 Trips flown 35,851 30,850 16.2
 Year-to-Date Percent
 1992 1991 Change
 Revenue passengers
 carried 6,278,210 5,234,563 19.9
 Revenue passenger
 miles 3,103,060,274 2,615,203,106 18.7
 Available seat miles 4,944,141,331 4,306,488,739 14.8
 Load factor 62.8pct. 60.7pct. 2.1 pts.
 Average Length of haul 494 500 (1.2)
 Trips flown 102,337 89,260 14.7
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 /CONTACT: Gary Kelly, vice president-finance/CFO of Southwest Airlines Co., 214-904-4363/
 (LUV) CO: Southwest Airlines Co. ST: Texas IN: AIR SU:


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