Hawaiian Airlines transported 662,356 passengers in April, down 2.8% from the same month last year.

The carrier's April load factor, however, inched up 1% year over year, to 85.4%.

In the first four months of this year, Hawaiian transported 2.7 million passengers, off just .6% from the same period in 2009. The company's load factor was 84% through April, up 1.5% year over year.

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