Alitalia flew 3.75 billion RPKs in July, the same number as the year-ago month. Capacity fell 0.1% to 4.72 billion ASKs, lifting load factor 0.1 point to 79.5%. WestJet flew 1.05 billion RPMs in July, up 17% on the year-ago month. Capacity grew 16% to 1.27 billion ASKs and load factor rose 1.1 points to 82.6%. Air New Zealand reported a 6.7% year-over-year growth in July passenger numbers and an 11.4% rise in RPKs to 1.4 billion. Load factor was up 6.2 points to 82.2% and yield increased 0.2%.
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