Azul reports 31% increase in September 2019 passenger traffic

Brazil-based airline Azul S.A. (B3: AZUL4) (NYSE: AZUL) has announced consolidated passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 31% in September 2019, compared to September 2018, the company said.

Capacity (ASKs) increased 30.8%, resulting in a load factor of 83.3%, an increase of 0.1 percentage points compared to the same period in 2018. Domestic load factor was 82.1% and international load factor was 87.7%.

In the third quarter, consolidated RPKs increased 30.7% on a capacity increase of 29.3% year over year.

Azul S.A. offers 910 daily flights to 112 destinations. With an operating fleet of 132 aircraft and more than 12,000 crew members, the Company has a network of 237 non-stop routes as of September 30, 2019.