Copa Holdings Announces Monthly Traffic Statistics For February 2016

Mar 14, 2016, 18:07 ET from Copa Holdings, S.A.

PANAMA CITY, March 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Copa Holdings, S.A. (NYSE: CPA), today released preliminary passenger traffic statistics for February 2016:

Operating Data

February

February

% Change

YTD

YTD

% Change

2016

2015

(YOY)

2016

2015

(YOY)

Copa Holdings  (Consolidated)

  ASM (mm) (1)

1,792.1

1,706.4

5.0%

3,741.0

3,598.6

4.0%

  RPM (mm) (2)

1,375.5

1,313.8

4.7%

2,932.0

2,828.6

3.7%

  Load Factor (3)

76.8%

77.0%

  -0.2p.p.

78.4%

78.6%

-0.2p.p.

1.  Available seat miles - represents the aircraft seating capacity multiplied by the number of miles the seats are flown.

2.  Revenue passenger miles - represents the numbers of miles flown by revenue passengers

3.  Load factor  - represents the percentage of aircraft seating capacity that is actually utilized 

For the month of February 2016, Copa Holdings' system-wide passenger traffic (RPM) increased 4.7% year over year, while capacity increased 5.0%.  As a result, system load factor for February 2016 was 76.8%, a 0.2 percentage point decrease when compared to February 2015.

Copa Holdings is a leading Latin American provider of passenger and cargo services.  The Company, through its operating subsidiaries, provides service to 75 destinations in 31 countries in North, Central and South America and the Caribbean with one of the youngest and most modern fleets in the industry, consisting of 100 aircraft: 77 Boeing 737NG aircraft and 23 EMBRAER-190s. For more information visit www.copa.com.

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CONTACT:  Rafael Arias – Panamá Director-Investor Relations (507) 304-2431

SOURCE Copa Holdings, S.A.



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