LAN reported net income of $308 million for 2007, a 27.8% increase over $241 million earned in the prior year, as the airline company was rewarded for its ongoing rapid expansion. LAN this year plans to grow passenger capacity 20%-22% and cargo ATKs 8%-10%, accelerating its already fast rate of growth in recent years. Full-year 2007 revenue rose 16.2% to $3.53 billion while expenses escalated 13.9% to $3.11 billion, producing operating income of $413 million, up 36.6% from $303 million in ...

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