ARC reported that ticket sales volume through participating travel agencies climbed just 1.7% in April compared to the same month in 2010 to $7.34 billion. The number of transactions declined 6.3% after a 1.2% decline in March. Credit card sales rose 1.1% to $6.55 billion on a 7.1% drop in transactions while cash sales rose 7.2% to $791.4 million on a 0.9% drop in transactions. Total fares excluding taxes and fees inched up 0.4% year over year to $6.14 billion. US domestic fares likewise ...

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