Azul Performance

Azul Reports June 2019 Traffic

Azul

Azul S.A., (B3: AZUL4,NYSE: AZUL), the largest airline in Brazil by number of cities served and flight departures, announces today its preliminary traffic results for June 2019.

Consolidated passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 21.6% compared to June 2018 on a capacity increase (ASKs) of 14.7%, resulting in a load factor of 83.6%, an increase of 4.8 percentage points compared to the same period in 2018. Domestic passenger traffic increased 28.7% on a 20.3% increase in capacity resulting in a load factor of 82.3%, 5.4 percentage points higher than June 2018. International load factor was 87.8%.

In the 2Q19, load factor was 84.1%, an increase of 4.0 percentage points compared to the year before. Domestic load factor was 83.1% and international was 87.5%.

"Changing competitive dynamics in the Brazilian airline sector combined with the organic growth of our network resulted in strong traffic results for the month of June. We expect this trend to continue in July, which is a high season month for us. We ended the quarter with 28 A320neos and are excited to keep adding these game changing planes to our fleet during the second half of the year", says John Rodgerson, Azul's CEO.

Jun-19

Jun-18

% ?

2Q19

2Q18

% ?

YTD 19

YTD 18

% ?

Total

RPK (million)

2,364

1,944

21.6%

6,860

5,656

21.3%

13,669

11,547

18.4%

ASK (million)

2,828

2,465

14.7%

8,156

7,062

15.5%

16,469

14,227

15.8%

Load factor

83.6%

78.8%

+4.8 p.p.

84.1%

80.1%

+4.0 p.p.

83.0%

81.2%

+1.8 p.p.

Domestic

RPK (million)

1,768

1,374

28.7%

5,250

4,091

28.3%

10,441

8,448

23.6%

ASK (million)

2,149

1,786

20.3%

6,317

5,256

20.2%

12,659

10,648

18.9%

Load factor

82.3%

76.9%

+5.4 p.p.

83.1%

77.8%

+5.3 p.p.

82.5%

79.3%

+3.2 p.p.

International

RPK (million)

596

570

4.6%

1,610

1,565

2.9%

3,228

3,099

4.2%

ASK (million)

679

679

0.0%

1,840

1,806

1.9%

3,810

3,579

6.5%

Load factor

87.8%

83.9%

+3.9 p.p.

87.5%

86.7%

+0.8 p.p.

84.7%

86.6%

-1.9 p.p.



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