Cathay Pacific Airways and Dragonair flew 7.89 billion RPKs in January, up 1.2% from the year-ago month. Capacity rose 4.7% to 9.91 billion ASKs, dropping load factor 2.8 points to 79.5%. LAN Airlines flew 2.67 billion system RPKs in January, up 10.8% year-over-year. Capacity climbed 14.2% to 3.43 billion ASKs, dropping load factor 2.3 points to 77.9%. SkyEurope Airlines transported 173,692 passengers in January, down 23.5% year-over-year. Load factor rose 4.1 points to 62.5%.

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