Logistic Management recognizes Southwest Airlines as top cargo carrier

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has been honored by Logistics Management with its Quest for Quality Award, an of air cargo´s awards, the company said.

The company said it was first honored with the award in 1996 and has consistently won over the past 20 years.

Logistics Management´s Quest for Quality Award is chosen upon the following attributes: performance, value, information technology, equipment/operations and customer service.

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines operates more than 3,900 departures a day during peak travel season across a network of 98 destinations in the United States and seven additional countries with service to three airports in Cuba expected to begin later this year, subject to governmental approvals.