Aeromexico Reports February 2016 Traffic Results

Mar 04, 2016, 09:15 ET from Grupo Aeromexico S.A.B. de C.V.

MEXICO CITY, March 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Grupo Aeromexico S.A.B. de C.V. ("Aeromexico") (BMV: AEROMEX) today reported February 2016 operational results.

  • Grupo Aeromexico transported 1 million 383 thousand passengers in February; a 3.1% year-on-year increase. International passenger numbers increased by 10.1%, while domestic passenger numbers were flat.
  • Demand, measured in Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPKs), increased by 8.5%, year-on-year. Aeromexico's capacity, measured in Available Seat Kilometers (ASKs), increased by 11.9% year-on-year.
  • Aeromexico's February load factor was 73.4%.

 


 February 


 YTD February 


2016

2015

 Var 


2016

2015

 Var 









 RPKs (itinerary + charter, millions) 








 Domestic 

801

786

1.9%


1,655

1,635

1.2%

 International 

1,589

1,417

12.2%


3,529

3,103

13.7%

 Total 

2,390

2,203

8.5%


5,184

4,738

9.4%









 ASKs (itinerary + charter, millions) 








 Domestic 

1,084

1,053

3.0%


2,259

2,191

3.1%

 International 

2,174

1,859

17.0%


4,608

4,001

15.2%

 Total 

3,259

2,912

11.9%


6,867

6,192

10.9%









 Load Factor (itinerary, %) 



p.p.




p.p.

 Domestic 

74.0

74.7

-0.7


73.3

74.6

-1.3

 International 

73.1

76.2

-3.1


76.6

77.7

-1.1

 Total 

73.4

75.6

-2.2


75.5

76.6

-1.1









 Passengers (itinerary + charter, thousands) 








 Domestic 

928

928

0.0%


1,890

1,908

-0.9%

 International 

455

414

10.1%


1,017

909

11.9%

 Total 

1,383

1,342

3.1%


2,907

2,817

3.2%

 

Figures may not sum to total due to rounding.

The information included within this report has not been audited and does not provide information on the Company's future performance. Aeromexico's future performance depends on many factors and it cannot be inferred that any period's performance or its year-over-year comparison will be an indicator of similar future performance.

Glossary:

  • "RPKs" Revenue Passenger Kilometers represent one revenue-passenger transported one kilometer. This includes itinerary and charter flights. The total RPKs equals the number of revenue-passengers transported multiplied by the total distance flown.
  • "ASKs" Available Seat Kilometers represent the number of available seats multiplied by the distance flown. This metric is an indicator of the airline's capacity. It equals one seat offered for one kilometer, whether or not the seat is used.
  • "Load Factor" equals the number of passengers transported as a percentage of the number of seats offered. It is a measure of the airline's capacity utilization. This metric takes into account the total passengers transported and total seats available in itinerary flights only.
  • "Passengers" refers to the total number of passengers transported by the airline.

About Grupo Aeromexico

Grupo Aeromexico, S.A.B. de C.V. is a holding company whose subsidiaries are engaged in commercial aviation in Mexico and the promotion of passenger loyalty programs. Aeromexico, Mexico´s global airline, operates more than 600 daily flights and its main hub is in Terminal 2 at Mexico City International Airport. Its destinations network features more than 80 cities on three continents, including 45 destinations in Mexico, 16 in the United States, 15 in Latin America, three in Europe, two in Asia and three in Canada.

The Group's fleet of more than 120 aircraft is comprised of Boeing 787, 777 and 737 jet airliners and next generation Embraer 145, 170, 175 and 190 models. In 2012, the airline announced the most significant investment strategy in aviation history in Mexico, to purchase 100 Boeing aircraft including 90 MAX B737 jet airliners and 10 B787-9 Dreamliners.

As a founding member of the SkyTeam airline alliance, Aeromexico offers customers 1,000 destinations in 177 countries served by the 20 SkyTeam airline partners rewarding passengers with benefits including access to 636 premium airport lounges around the world. Aeromexico also offers travel on its codeshare partner flights with Delta Air Lines, Alaska Airlines, Avianca, LAN, TACA and TAM with extensive connectivity in countries like the United States, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia and Peru.

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