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US Airlines' 823 Million Passengers in 2016 Set Record

Newsmax Monday, 20 March 2017 ()
U.S. Airlines handled 823 million passengers in 2016, setting a new record, according to Department of Transportation, and topping the 2015 total of 798.2 million passengers.
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Commercial airliners in the United States ferried a record number of passengers in 2016. According to government statistics, domestic and foreign airliners carried 929 million passengers over the course of one year. Last year's air travel figures also topped 2015 by 3.5-percent. The US Department of...

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