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Southwest Airlines co-founder Herb Kelleher dead at 87

Southwest Airlines co-founder Herb Kelleher dead at 87

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Herb Kelleher, the co-founder of Southwest Airlines, has died aged 87.

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Herb Kelleher Founder of Southwest Airlines Dead at 87

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Herb Kelleher, co-founder of Southwest Airlines, dies at 87

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Herb Kelleher, Southwest Airlines Founder, Dies at 87

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Southwest Airlines co-founder Herb Kelleher dead at 87

FILE PHOTO: Southwest Airlines Chairman Herb Kelleher testifies during a Senate Commerce, Science,

Southwest Airlines founder Herb Kelleher, left and Southwest CEO Gary Kelly give the thumbs up

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Herb Kelleher, the co-founder of Southwest Airlines, has died aged 87.

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