Posted on: 02 August 2016 by Mark Howells
Volaris has reported its preliminary traffic figures for July 2016.In July 2016, Volaris increased domestic and internationalavailable seat miles (ASMs) by 5.9% and 11.6% respectively. Network load factor for July reached 92.4%, an increase of 5 percentage points year over year.
During July 2016, Volaris launched three year-round international routes (Durango-Los Angeles, Guadalajara-Seattle and Guadalajara-San Francisco). Combined revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for scheduled and charter flights totalled 1,411 million, compared with 1,240 million in July 2015, a 13.8% increase. ASMs for scheduled and charter flights numbered 1,527 million, up 7.8% from last July’s 1,417 million.The load factor for scheduled services only was 92.4%, which was 5 percentage points up on the 87.4% achieved in July 2015. The figure for passengers carried (scheduled and charter combined) in July 2016 was 1,444 million, compared with 1,271 million last July, a 13.6% increase.