ASUR Announces Total Passenger Traffic for April 2013 Up 5.7% Year over Year

MEXICO CITY, May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: ASR; BMV: ASUR) (ASUR), the first privatized airport group in Mexico and operator of Cancun Airport and eight others in the southeast of Mexico, as well as a 50% JV partner in Aerostar Airport Holdings, LLC, operator of the Luis Munoz Marin International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico, today announced that total passenger traffic for April 2013 increased by 5.7% when compared to April 2012.

This announcement reflects comparisons between April 1 through April 30, 2013 and 2012. Transit and general aviation passengers are excluded. During 2012 Holy Week fell in April while in 2013 it fell in March.


                               Domestic

Airport

April

2012

April

2013

% Change

Cancun

387,112

377,926

(2.4)

Cozumel

7,795

6,659

(14.6)

Huatulco

35,540

30,339

(14.6)

Merida

92,060

93,570

1.6

Minatitlan

9,118

12,004

31.7

Oaxaca

33,109

34,584

4.5

Tapachula

11,461

11,437

(0.2)

Veracruz

62,517

75,451

20.7

Villahermosa

69,579

78,320

12.6

Total Domestic

708,291

720,290

1.7

                     International

Airport

April

2012

April

2013

% Change

Cancun

905,693

990,958

9.4

Cozumel

37,601

34,851

(7.3)

Huatulco

7,432

8,829

18.8

Merida

7,280

9,020

23.9

Minatitlan

643

681

5.9

Oaxaca

4,240

4,299

1.4

Tapachula

699

714

2.1

Veracruz

8,476

7,199

(15.1)

Villahermosa

4,358

4,142

(5.0)

Total International

976,422

1,060,693

8.6

                          Total

Airport

April

2012

April

2013

% Change

Cancun

1,292,805

1,368,884

5.9

Cozumel

45,396

41,510

(8.6)

Huatulco

42,972

39,168

(8.9)

Merida

99,340

102,590

3.3

Minatitlan

9,761

12,685

30.0

Oaxaca

37,349

38,883

4.1

Tapachula

12,160

12,151

(0.1)

Veracruz

70,993

82,650

16.4

Villahermosa

73,937

82,462

11.5

ASUR Total

1,684,713

1,780,983

5.7

About ASUR:
Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (ASUR) is a Mexican airport operator with concessions to operate, maintain and develop the airports of Cancun, Merida, Cozumel, Villahermosa, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Huatulco, Tapachula and Minatitlan in the southeast of Mexico, as well as a 50% JV partner in Aerostar Airport Holdings, LLC, operator of the Luis Munoz Marin International Airport of Puerto Rico. The Company is listed both on the Mexican Bolsa, where it trades under the symbol ASUR, and on the NYSE in the U.S., where it trades under the symbol ASR. One ADS represents ten (10) series B shares.

SOURCE Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V.



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