Southwest Airlines reports 11.3bn in October RPMs

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has reported it flew 11.3 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in October 2018, an increase of 6.0 percent from the 10.7 billion RPMs flown in October 2017, the company said.

Available seat miles (ASMs) increased 7.7 percent to 13.4 billion in October 2018, compared with October 2017 ASMs of 12.4 billion. The October 2018 load factor was 84.5 percent, compared with 85.8 percent in October 2017.

Southwest Airlines Co. is a major United States airline headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and is the world´s largest low-cost carrier.