Delta Air Lines flew 9.78 billion system RPMs in December, a 0.7% increase from the year-ago month. Capacity fell 2.4% to 12.2 billion ASMs, lifting load factor 2.4 points to 80.1%. Northwest Airlines flew 6.04 billion system RPMs in December, down 3.6% year-over-year, against a 4.5% decline in capacity to 7.38 billion ASMs. Load factor rose 0.7 point to 81.9%. JetBlue Airways flew 2.12 billion RPMs in December, down 1.8% year-over-year. Capacity dropped 5.1% to 2.67 billion ASMs and load ...

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