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Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)

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Southwest Airlines Co.
PO Box 36611
Dallas, TX 75235
United States - Map
Phone: 214-792-4000

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Regional Airlines
Full Time Employees:45,508

Business Summary 

Southwest Airlines Co. operates passenger airlines that provide scheduled air transportation services in the United States. As of December 31, 2012, the company operated 694 aircraft, including 606 Boeing 737 aircraft and 88 Boeing 717 aircraft. It served 97 destinations in 41 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, as well as 6 near-international countries, including Mexico, Jamaica, The Bahamas, Aruba, Dominican Republic, and Bermuda. It also sells frequent flyer points and/or credits and related services to business partners participating in the Rapid Rewards frequent flyer program, including car rental agencies, hotels, restaurants, and retail locations. The company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

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Corporate Governance 
Southwest Airlines Co.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Oct 1, 2014 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 7.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Gary C. Kelly , 59
Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Chairman of Exec. Committee
Ms. Tammy Romo , 51
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Sr. VP of Fin.
Mr. Michael G. Van De Ven , 52
Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP
Mr. Ron Ricks , 64
Chief Legal & Regulatory Officer and Exec. VP
Mr. Robert E. Jordan , 53
Chief Commercial Officer, Exec. VP and Pres of AirTran Airways
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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