IATA: American carriers see improved pax load factor in May-2019, mixed results for cargo

    IATA, in its Jul-2019 Americas regional briefing, reported (25-Jul-2019) North America and Latin America saw record high passenger load factor in May-2019 compared to Apr-2019, with North Americaposting 85.1% and Latin America recording 83.2%. Freight load factor saw mixed results, with Latin American carriers seeing modest growth at 35.3%, while North American carriers experienced an increasingly eased load factor of 39.8%. [more – original PR]