Traffic boost for AA

American Airlines reported an April load factor of 81.7 percent
—an increase of 4.3 points compared to the same period last year.Traffic
grew by 5.5 percent year over year, while capacity remained flat.
  Domestic traffic grew by 3.3 percent year over year on 2.3 percent less
capacity. International traffic increased by 10.1 percent relative to last
year on a capacity increase of 4.4 percent.
  American boarded 8.4 million passengers in April.