IATA reports May global passenger traffic expanded “at a healthy rate,” with overall demand rising 5.6% compared to May 2012 and capacity climbing 5.2% year-over-year. Total market load factor came to 78.1%. “The primary driver is growing demand for connectivity to emerging markets,” IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler said. “The business environment has also improved compared to mid-2012 with some indications of easing weakness in the eurozone. It’s still a ...

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