Carrier brings home Domestic Carrier of the Year Award for eighth straight year

DALLAS - Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is once again flying sky-high after recently winning one of the air cargo industry’s top awards. For the eighth consecutive year, the Airforwarders Association named Southwest Airlines® Domestic Carrier of the Year. Southwest Airlines Cargo has been the recipient since the award’s inception. The carrier earned the honor thanks in part to its award-winning Customer Service, ontime performance, problem resolution, and much more.

“Awards like these are proof that our incredible Cargo, Ramp & Operations teams are the best in the industry. They are willing to go the distance to get the job done for our Customers,” said Matt Buckley, Southwest Airlines Vice President of Cargo and Charters. “We’re very grateful for the Airforwarders Association as they provide our Customers a way to recognize our Employees’ commitment to serve them with Relentlessly Reliable service by shipping their precious cargo all over this great nation.”