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BRIEF-Cathay Pacific Airways Nov Passenger Load Factor Down 0.3 Pct Points

Dec 17 (Reuters) - Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd:

* CATHAY PACIFIC AND CATHAY DRAGON CARRIED A TOTAL OF 2.9 MILLION PASSENGERS IN NOVEMBER, AN INCREASE OF 1.4%

* NOV PASSENGER LOAD FACTOR DECREASED 0.3 PERCENTAGE POINTS TO 83.3%

* NOV CARGO AND MAIL LOAD FACTOR FELL BY 1.5 PERCENTAGE POINTS TO 70.1%

* "WE FACE A GREAT DEAL OF DEMAND UNCERTAINTY IN COMING MONTHS DUE TO GEOPOLITICAL FACTORS"

* CATHAY PACIFIC AND CATHAY DRAGON CARRIED 185,135 TONNES OF CARGO AND MAIL IN NOV, DOWN 1.3% TO SAME MONTH LAST YEAR

* "BUSINESS OUTLOOK FOR COMING CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY PEAK IS ALSO POSITIVE AT THIS STAGE" Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: