IATA's November international traffic report indicated a 6.1% rise in RPKs over the year-ago month and 2.8% growth in cargo. "Overall the industry is growing, which is good news. But the pace of growth has geared down a notch as a result of weaker demand from some critical sectors, such as IT," DG and CEO Giovanni Bisignani said. Passenger capacity rose 4.6% and load factor was 73%. The Middle East led with a 16.4% increase in RPKs and a 10.6% rise in capacity. The Asia/Pacific region ...

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