Volaris Results

Volaris Reports July 2017 Traffic Results, Passenger Growth of 7%, Load Factor of 90%

Volaris

Volaris (NYSE: VLRS and BMV: VOLAR) reports July 2017 and year-to-date preliminary traffic results.

During July 2017 Volaris increased total capacity, as measured in Available Seat Miles (ASMs), by 12.1% year over year. Total demand, as measured in Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs), in July 2017 increased 9.3% year over year, reaching 1.5 billion. Volaris transported a total of 1.5 million passengers during the month, an increase of 6.6% year over year. Year-to-date, Volaris has transported over 9.5 million passengers, an increase of 12.4% year over year. Network load factor for July was 90.1%, a decrease of 2.3 percentage points year over year.

During July 2017, Volaris launched one international route (Mexico City, Mexico – San Jose, Costa Rica).

The following table summarizes Volaris traffic results for the month and year-to-date.

    July

2017

 

July

2016

  Variance  

Seven

months

ended July

2017

 

Seven

months

ended July

2016

  Variance  
RPMs (in millions, scheduled & charter)            
Domestic 1,035 954 8.6% 6,348 5,692 11.5%
International     508   457   11.0%   2,951   2,453   20.3%  
Total 1,543 1,411 9.3% 9,299 8,145 14.2%
ASMs (in millions, scheduled & charter)
Domestic 1,130 1,023 10.4% 7,269 6,572 10.6%
International     582   504   15.5%   3,629   2,827   28.4%  
Total 1,712 1,527 12.1% 10,898 9,399 16.0%
Load Factor (in %, scheduled)
Domestic 91.6% 93.2% (1.6) pp 87.3% 86.6% 0.7 pp
International     87.1%   90.7%   (3.6) pp   81.3%   86.8%   (5.5) pp  
Total 90.1% 92.4% (2.3) pp 85.3% 86.7% (1.4) pp
Passengers (in thousands, scheduled & charter)
Domestic 1,189 1,127 5.6% 7,529 6,811 10.6%
International     350   317   10.1%   2,038   1,704   19.6%  
Total 1,539 1,444 6.6% 9,567 8,515 12.4%
 



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