Southwest promotes Langhart to Director of Cargo Sales

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has promoted Steve Langhart to Director of Cargo Sales, the airline said.

Langhart will be responsible for leading the Cargo Sales Team, including field, national, and inside sales, as well as all business development efforts.

Langhart joined Southwest Airlines in 2008, holding a variety of positions including Manager of Ramp and Operations and Cargo Customer Service Manager at Houston´s Hobby Airport, and Senior Manager of Cargo Customer Experience.

Langhart holds a bachelor´s degree in marketing from the University of Phoenix, and serves on the Aviation Business Industry Advisory Board at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University campus in Prescott, Ariz.

Dallas, Texas-based Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) operates a network of 101 destinations in the United States and eight additional countries with more than 3,900 departures a day during peak travel season. Its 54,000 employees serve more than 100 million customers annually.