Finnair flew 1.92 billion RPKs in December, up 7.8% from the year-ago month. Capacity rose 4.5% to 2.47 billion ASKs, lifting load factor 2.4 points to 77.6%. Spanair flew 441 million RPKs in December, down 25% year-over-year, against a 28.2% fall in ASKs to 704 million. Load factor rose 2.7 points to 62.6%. Allegiant Air flew 342.6 million RPMs in December, up 9.6% year-over-year. Capacity fell 2.6% to 386.1 million ASMs and load factor rose 9.8 points to 88.7%.

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