With 40 consecutive years of profitability, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) continues to differentiate itself from other carriers with exemplary Customer Service delivered by nearly 46,000 Employees to more than 100 million Customers annually. On May 2, 2011, Southwest completed the acquisition of AirTran Holdings, Inc., and now operates AirTran Airways as a wholly-owned subsidiary. Southwest is the nation’s largest carrier in terms of originating domestic passengers boarded and, including AirTran, operates the largest fleet of Boeing aircraft in the world to serve 96 destinations in 41 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and five near-international countries. Southwest has lower unit costs (adjusted for stage length), on average, than virtually all major domestic airlines and consistently has one of the best overall Customer Service records. Southwest’s all-Boeing fleet consistently offers leather seating and the comfort of full-size cabins. The majority of Southwest’s fleet is equipped with a new, eco-friendly cabin interior, and satellite-based WiFi connectivity, including a new inflight entertainment portal, which gives Customers the ability to watch live TV, news, sports, and movies.