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IAG September Traffic And Capacity Increase

International Consolidated Airlines Group S.A. (ICAGY.PK,IAG.L), formed by the merger of British Airways plc. and Spanish flag carrier Iberia Lineas Aereas de Espana S.A., said that its traffic in September 2017 increased 3.1% from September 2016, on a capacity increase of 1.3%.

Group traffic measured in Revenue Passenger Kilometres or RPK for the latest-month increased 3.1 percent to 23.08 billion from 22.38 billion RPK in the same month last year.

Group capacity measured in Available Seat Kilometres or ASK rose 1.3 percent to 26.97 billion from 26.62 billion ASK in the previous year month.

Passenger load factor for the month rose 1.5 points to 85.6 percent from 84.1 percent in the prior year.

The airline carried a total of 9.87 million passengers in the recent month, up 2.5 percent from last year's 9.63 million passengers.

by RTT Staff Writer

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