Southwest Airlines reports 11.4bn revenue passenger miles in August 2018

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has reported that in August 2018, it flew 11.4 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in August 2018, an increase of 1.3% RMP flown in August 2017, the company said.

Available seat miles (ASMs) increased 2.0 percent to 13.5 billion in August 2018, compared with August 2017 ASMs of 13.3 billion.

The August 2018 load factor was 84.3 percent, compared with 84.9 percent in August 2017.