Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: ASR; BMV: ASUR) (ASUR), operator of Cancun Airport and eight other airports in southeast Mexico, as well as a 50% JV partner in Aerostar Airport Holdings, LLC, has reported that total passenger traffic for March 2017 increased by 4.2% when compared to March 2016.
This announcement reflects comparisons between March 1 through March 31, 2017 and 2016. Transit and general aviation passengers are excluded. During 2016, the impact of Holy Week on passenger traffic began on March 18, while in 2017 it will begin on April 7.
ASUR is a Mexican airport operator with concessions to operate, maintain and develop the airports of Cancun, Merida, Cozumel, Villahermosa, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Huatulco, Tapachula and Minatitlan in the southeast of Mexico, as well as a 50% JV partner in Aerostar Airport Holdings, LLC, operator of the Luis MuÃ±oz MarÃn International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico.