IATA: Passenger Growth, Cargo Volume Trend Up In August

Global airline passenger growth remained strong in August, with traffic rising 6.5% year-over-year (YOY), slightly higher than the 6.1% increase recorded in July. Capacity for the month grew by 5.5%, and load factor edged up by 0.7 of a percentage point to 85.3%—the highest for any month since at...

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