Singapore Airlines reported an 8.9% year-on-year growth in May RPKs to 6.75 billion. Capacity rose 3.7% to 9.55 billion ASKs, lifting load factor 3.3 points to 70.7%. AirTran Airways flew 1.2 billion RPMs in May, a 23.2% increase over the year-ago month. Capacity climbed 21.3% to 1.58 billion ASMs and load factor rose 1.2 points to 75.8%.

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