The US Air Force is facing up to more KC-46 tanker woes.
Republic Airways releases March 2009 traffic figures
Republic Airways Holdings has reported preliminary passenger traffic results for March 2009 which show the load factor down by 3.1 percentage points.
The company generated 871.8 million revenue passenger miles (RPMs), a 0.3% decrease from the same month last year (871.0 million), while available seat miles (ASMs) increased 3.9% to 1,185 million from 1,140 million. This resulted in the load factor dropping to 73.6% from 76.7% in March 2008.
Block hours were 62,707 in March 2009, a 4.2% decrease from March 2008. A total of 1,706,837 passengers were carried during the month, a 1.9% increase from the same month last year, when 1,674,324 embarked.
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