AirTran Airways said yesterday that it expects to return to the black in the current quarter and post a full-year profit. The carrier reported a $273.8 million full-year loss for 2008 (ATWOnline, Jan. 29), but in materials presented at a Raymond James conference in Orlando it said it will be the "leading beneficiary" from lower fuel costs in the US because fuel comprises 46% of its costs, which it said is the highest percentage in the US industry. In addition, it said, "domestic capacity ...

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