Azul reports July traffic results

Azul S.A., (B3: AZUL4, NYSE: AZUL), the largest airline in Brazil by number of destinations and departures, has announced its preliminary traffic results for July 2017, the company said.

Passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 17.9% compared to July 2016 on a capacity increase (ASKs) of 16.3%. As a result, load factor was 84.4%, 1.2 percentage points higher than in the same period last year.

Year-to-date load factor increased 2.5 percentage points over last year, reaching a total of 81.7%. Domestic load factor was 79.8% and international was 90.6%.

Azul offers 739 daily flights to 102 destinations. With a fleet of 123 aircraft and more than 10,000 crewmembers, the company has a network of 202 non-stop routes as of June 30, 2017.