LUV - Southwest Airlines Co.

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Southwest Airlines Co.

PO Box 36611
Dallas, TX 75235-1611
United States
214 792 4000
http://www.southwest.com

SectorIndustrials
IndustryAirlines
Full Time Employees60,922

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Gary C. KellyChairman & CEON/AN/A1955
Mr. Thomas M. NealonPres1.35MN/A1961
Ms. Tammy RomoExec. VP & CFON/AN/A1962
Mr. Michael G. Van de VenChief Operating OfficerN/AN/A1962
Mr. Robert E. JordanExec. VP of Corp. ServicesN/AN/A1961
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 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. Currency in USD.

Description

Southwest Airlines Co. operates a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation services in the United States and near-international markets. As of December 31, 2019, the company operated a total of 747 Boeing 737 aircraft; and served 101 destinations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, as well as 10 near-international countries, including Mexico, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Aruba, the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Belize, Cuba, the Cayman Islands, and Turks and Caicos. It also offers inflight entertainment and connectivity service on Wi-Fi enabled aircraft; and sells points and related services to business partners participating in the Rapid Rewards loyalty program, such as car rental agencies, hotels, and restaurants. In addition, the company provides a suite of digital platforms to support customers' needs across the travel journey, including Southwest.com, mobile.southwest.com, an iOS app, an iPadOS app, and an android app; and SWABIZ, an online booking tool. Further, it offers ancillary services, such as Southwest's EarlyBird Check-In, upgraded boarding, and transportation of pets and unaccompanied minors. Southwest Airlines Co. was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Southwest Airlines Co.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 7, 2019 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.