Continental Airlines said July estimated consolidated RASM fell 16.5%-17.5% year-over-year, while mainline unit revenue dropped 17.5%-18.5%. CO flew 8.89 billion consolidated RPMs during the month, down 3.4%, against a 6.9% cut in ASMs to 10.17 billion. Load factor climbed 3.1 points to 87.3%. United Airlines flew 11.15 billion consolidated RPMs in July, down 4% year-over-year, against a 7% cut in capacity to 12.84 billion ASMs. Load factor rose 2.7 points to 86.9%. British Airways flew ...

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