Vueling Airlines flew 842.9 million RPKs in May, up 103.9% year-over-year, while capacity jumped 102% to 1.18 billion ASKs; large increases are attributable to its merger with Clickair in July (ATW Daily News, July 13, 2009). Load factor rose 0.6 point to 71.5%. Norwegian operated 1.24 billion RPKs in May, up 37% on the year-ago month. Capacity rose 38% to 1.62 billion ASKs and load factor stayed flat at 77%. Republic Airways Holdings airlines flew 1.83 billion RPMs in May, up 116% ...

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