Aeromexico passenger transports up 3%

Grupo Aeromexico S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: AEROMEX) transported 1.383 million passengers in February 2016, a 3.1 percent year-on-year increase, the airline said.

International passenger numbers increased by 10.1 percent, while domestic passenger numbers were flat.

Demand, measured in Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPKs), increased by 8.5 percent, year-on-year. Aeromexico´s capacity, measured in Available Seat Kilometers (ASKs), increased by 11.9 percent year-on-year.

Aeromexico´s February load factor (number of passengers as a percentage of number of seats offered) was 73.4 percent.

Grupo Aeromexico is a holding company whose subsidiaries are engaged in commercial aviation in Mexico and the promotion of passenger loyalty programs. Aeromexico, Mexico´s global airline, operates more than 600 daily flights and its main hub is in Terminal 2 at Mexico City International Airport. Its destinations network features more than 80 cities on three continents, including 45 destinations in Mexico, 16 in the United States, 15 in Latin America, three in Europe, two in Asia and three in Canada.