Republic Airways Holdings, parent of Republic Airlines, Chautauqua Airlines and Shuttle America, reported net income of $21.9 million for the quarter ended Sept. 30, a 57% increase over the $14 million earned in the year-ago period. Operating revenues grew 33% to $306.1 million while expenses rose 29.4% to $249.6 million. Operating profit climbed 51.1% to $56.6 million. For the first nine months, the company posted net income of $59.1 million, a 40% rise over the $42.2 million earned in the ...

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