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How To Pitch: Spirit

This airline pub seeks pitches that promise compelling and inspiring human interest stories

February 11, 2011

The information in this article is current and accurate

Circulation: 3.4 million readers per month
Frequency: Monthly
Special issues: Varies

Background: Spirit was first published in March 1985 as the exclusive in-flight magazine of Southwest Airlines and replacing Southwest Airlines magazine, the in-flight publication launched when the airline first took flight in 1971. Since January 2007, Spirit has been published for Southwest by Pace Communications. "All along, the magazine's editorial mission has been the same: to engage, stimulate, and entertain Southwest's millions of monthly fliers," says executive editor John McAlley.

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