American Airlines flew 11.97 billion RPMs in July, a 2.7% year-over-year increase, while capacity rose 3.1% to 13.76 billion ASMs. Load factor fell 0.3 point to 87%. American Eagle Airlines operated 782.9 million RPMs in July, up 8.2%, against a 10.6% lift in capacity to 1.03 billion ASMs. Load factor dipped 1.7 points to 76.1%. Continental Airlines said July estimated consolidated RASM increased 20.5%-21.5% from the year-ago month while estimated mainline RASM rose 21.5%-22.5%. It ...

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