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Southwest Airlines Company is a company that provides transportation of passengers and cargo within the United States, Mexico, and some parts of Central America. The headquarters are in Dallas, Texas.
The company has its origins with three separate companies - Air Southwest Co., Morris Air, and Pre-Paid Legal Services. These companies were purchased by Herb Kelleher and Rollin King, who formed Southwest Airlines.
The Southwest Airlines company is the world leader in low cost air travel. The company has created many marketing campaigns to establish its image of friendliness and responsibility to the environment. It is also known for having a sense of humor, both in their advertisements as well as on their aircraft.