SAS Group airlines flew 2.39 billion RPKs in August, a 7% increase over the year-ago month. Capacity climbed 4.2% to 3.07 billion ASKs, lifting load factor 2 points to 78.2%. Scandinavian Airlines flew 2.19 billion RPKs, a 6.5% increase, against a 3.4% rise in capacity to 2.76 billion ASKs. Load factor rose 2.3 points to 79.3%. US Airways operated 5.74 billion system RPMs in August, a 0.8% increase from the year-ago month. Capacity rose 1.2% to 6.77 billion ASMs and load factor fell 0.3 ...

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