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Traffic dips but revenue figure rises at Southwest

DALLAS — Passenger flew fewer miles on Southwest Airlines Co. in August but they paid more per mile than a year ago. The company, which also owns AirTran Airways, said Monday that passenger revenue for every seat flown one mile ...

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Government, states try to block proposed airline merger

WASHINGTON — The federal government is trying to block the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways, saying it would cause “substantial harm” to consumers by leading to higher fares and fees. The U.S. Justice Department, joined by the ...

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