Boeing projected that 2011 full-year global passenger traffic will grow slightly below its 20-year forecast rate of 5.3% annually, rising 5% year-over-year. In a recent blog post, Commercial Airplanes VP-Marketing Randy Tinseth said the manufacturer foresees cargo growth of 6% in 2011. Boeing in July predicted average annual growth rates of 5.3% for passengers and 5.9% for cargo through 2029 (ATW Daily News, July 16). "By any measure, 2010 has been a good year for the commercial air ...

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