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AirTran reports March traffic
AirTran Airways has reported traffic for March 2009, featuring a new all-time company record load factor for the month of March.
Revenue passenger miles (RPMs) totalled 1,586,579,000, down 7.2% from March 2008's figure of 1,709,125,000. Capacity, in available seat miles (ASMs), was cut by 8.4% from 2,146,593,000 in March 2008 to 1,966,714,000 this year. This resulted in March 2009's load factor of 80.7%, an increase of 1.1 percentage points from last year's 79.6%.
The total passengers carried for the month was 2,050,161, a fall of 6.7% from 2,198,395 embarkations in March 2008.
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