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United Continental reports lower traffic

United Continental Holdings traffic and revenue decreased in September, the company reported Monday.

Passenger revenue per available seat mile decreased an estimated 2.5 to 3.5 percent compared to September 2011.

Traffic, as measured by revenue passenger miles fell 2.1 percent and the capacity measured by available seat miles decreased 1.3 percent.

The airline’s seats were 82.1 percent filled last month, compared to 82.8 percent a year ago.

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