United Airlines flew 9.22 billion RPMs in January, up 2% from the year-ago month. Capacity climbed 1.6% to 11.82 billion ASMs and load factor rose 0.3 point to 78%. Delta Air Lines flew 8.86 billion systemwide RPMs in January, a 3.3% increase over the year-ago month, against a 2.9% climb in ASMs to 12.02 billion. Load factor rose 0.3 point to 73.7%. Domestic traffic fell 5.2% to 6.09 billion RPMs, capacity dropped 5.1% to 8.32 billion ASMs and load factor was down 0.1 point to 73.2%. ...

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