Avianca Holdings carried more than 2.6 million passengers In June 2017

In June, the subsidiary companies of Avianca Holdings S.A. (NYSE:AVH) (BVC:PFAVH) transported 2,606,199 passengers, an increase of 5.9% compared to June 2016, the company said.

Capacity, measured in ASKs (available seat kilometers), increased 9.1%, while passenger traffic, measured in RPKs (revenue passenger kilometers), increased 10.1%. The load factor for the month was 82.5%, an increase of 80 bps compared to the same period of 2016.

In June, the subsidiary airlines of Avianca Holdings transported within each of these markets a total of 1,539,232 travelers, up 2.2% compared to June 2016. Capacity (ASKs) decreased 2.6% while passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 0.3%. The load factor for the month was 83.3%, an increase of 240 bps compared to the same period of 2016.

In June, the affiliated airlines of Avianca Holdings transported 1,066,967 passengers on international routes, up 11.9% compared to June 2016. Capacity (ASKs) increased 12.2%, while passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 12.7%. The load factor for the month was 82.3%, an increase of 30 bps when compared to the same period of 2016.

Avianca Holdings comprises the airlines: Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. Avianca (Avianca), Tampa Cargo S.A.S. , incorporated in Colombia, Aerolineas Galapagos S.A. – Aerogal, incorporated in Ecuador, and the TACA Group companies: TACA International Airlines S.A., incorporated in El Salvador, Lineas Aereas Costarricenses S.A., LACSA, incorporated in Costa Rica, Trans Américan Airlines S.A., incorporated in Perú, Servicios Aéreos Nacionales S.A., SANSA, incorporated in Costa Rica, Aerotaxis La Costeña S.A., incorporated in Nicaragua, Isleña de Inversiones S.A. de C.V., ISLEÑA, incorporated in Honduras and Aviateca S.A., incorporated in Guatemala.