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2011-08-04 06:25:00

DALLAS, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") today reported second quarter 2011 net income of $161 million, or $.21 per diluted share, compared to net income of $112 million, or $.15 per diluted share, for second quarter 2010. Operating income was $207 million for second quarter 2011, compared to $363 million for second quarter 2010. The 2011 results include the results of AirTran since the May 2, 2011, acquisition date. Prior periods do not...

2011-07-20 06:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AMR Corporation (NYSE: AMR), the parent company of American Airlines, Inc., today reported a net loss of $286 million for the second quarter of 2011, or $0.85 per share, compared to a net loss of $11 million, or $0.03 per share, in the second quarter of 2010. The Company's second quarter performance was negatively impacted by fuel prices that increased 31 percent compared to the second quarter 2010. Including the impact of fuel hedging,...

2011-04-21 06:05:00

DALLAS, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today reported first quarter 2011 net income of $5 million, or $.01 per diluted share, compared to net income of $11 million, or $.01 per diluted share, for first quarter 2010. Both periods' results included special items related to non-cash, mark-to-market, and other items associated with a portion of the Company's fuel hedge portfolio. In addition, first quarter 2011 results included approximately $9 million in...

2011-04-20 08:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AMR Corporation (NYSE: AMR), the parent company of American Airlines, Inc., today reported a net loss of $436 million for the first quarter of 2011, or $1.31 per share. The first quarter 2011 results include the impact of approximately $31 million in one-time non-cash charges related to certain sale/leaseback transactions. Excluding this special item, the Company incurred a loss of $405 million for the first quarter of 2011, or $1.21...


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