US Air Transport Assn. said September passenger revenue plunged 19% year-over-year despite a drop of only 2% in passengers. Ticket prices have fallen for 10 consecutive months, the organization stated. In September, the average price to fly 1 mi. was down 18%, greater than the 17% year-over-year decline in August. "The demand for air travel remains weak, as evidenced by the untenable pricing environment. While other sectors may be seeing signs that the economy is getting back on track, the ...

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