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THE WORLD'S TOP 25 AIRLINES.

                         THE WORLD'S TOP 25 AIRLINES  In RPKs                             In operating revenue                         No. of RPKs    Rank Airline           (000,000)                 Rank Airline       1 United              200,496                    1 UAL Corp.       2 American            175,309                    2 American       3 Delta               166,271                       (Airline Group)       4 British Airways     112,029                    3 Delta       5 Northwest           107,381                    4 British Airways       6 Continental          86,741                    5 FedEx       7 Japan Airlines       78,813                    6 Lufthansa Group       8 Air France           74,542                    7 Air France Group       9 Lufthansa            71,897                    8 Japan Airlines      10 US Airways           66,564                    9 Northwest      11 Qantas               58,619                   10 US Airways Group      12 Singapore            57,737                   11 Continental      13 KLM                  57,304                   12 Swissair      14 All Nippon           53,825                       (SAirGroup)      15 Southwest            50,553                   13 All Nippon      16 Cathay Pacific       40,679                   14 KLM      17 TWA                  39,401                   15 Qantas      18 Air Canada           37,346                   16 Alitalia      19 Alitalia             35,527                   17 SAS Group      20 Thai Int'l           34,448                   18 Southwest      21 Iberia               32,521                   19 Singapore      22 Korean               32,277                   20 Iberia      23 Swissair             30,283                   21 Air Canada      24 Varig                27,056                   22 Korean      25 Malaysia             27,022                   23 Cathay Pacific                                                       24 TWA                                                       25 Airborne Express    In RPKs             In operating profit         Op. … 

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