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For the month of November 2018, Copa Holdings' system-wide passenger traffic (RPMs) increased 6.7% year over year, while capacity (ASMs) increased 4.1%. As a result, system load factor for the month was 84.3%, 2.1 percentage points higher than November 2017.
Embraer and American Airlines Inc. signed a firm order for 15 E175 jets in a 76-seat configuration. The contract has a value of USD 705 million, based on current list prices, and will be included in Embraer's 2018 fourth-quarter backlog. Deliveries will take place in 2020.
GOL's domestic supply (ASK) and demand (RPK) increased 1.1% and 2.9%, respectively. GOL's domestic load factor was 83.7%, a 1.5 p.p. increase in comparison to November 2017. The volume of departures decreased by 2.4% and seats increased by 1.9% over November 2017.