Worldwide passenger traffic grew 5.4% year-over-year in February, down 2.8 points from January’s 8.2% growth, according to IATA’s Air Passenger Market Analysis. While the figures represent a slowdown, 2014’s cumulative traffic growth of 6.9% is exceeding last year’s overall 5.2% growth. February’s RPK growth is 1.7 points higher than the 3.7% growth posted in February 2013. Overall capacity in February increased 5.2% year-over-year, resulting in a total market ...

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