AirTran flew 1.21 billion RPMs in March, a 23.6% increase over the year-ago month. Capacity rose 22.4% to 1.55 billion ASMs, lifting load factor 0.7 point to 78.1%. Austrian Airlines Group said March RPKs grew 12.2% to 1.8 billion. ASKs rose 11.4% to 2.4 billion, resulting in a 0.5-point gain in load factor to 72.0%.

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