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American Airlines says October passenger traffic dropped 2.6 percent

American Airlines said passenger traffic declined 2.6 percent in October as its planes were not as full.

The Fort Worth-based carrier said it added 0.4 percent more capacity to its network in October and passenger load factor declined 2.6 percentage points to 82.6 percent.

American also told investors that it expects fourth quarter unit revenues to be down between 0.5 to 2.5 percent.

Andrea Ahles: 817-390-7631, @Sky_Talk