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Easyjet, EZY / U2, announced a 39% increase in the number of pax carried to 839 472 pax.
Load factor rose to 85.9% from 82.6% a year ago.
Easyjet is £0.12 higher to £5.27 a share as investors liked the news.
Easyjet is still in talks with Boeing over the purchase of 75 new aircraft.
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