Copa Holdings passenger traffic up 2.4%

Copa Holdings, S.A. (NYSE: CPA) said it has released preliminary passenger traffic statistics for July 2015, showing its system-wide passenger traffic (RPM) increased 2.4 percent year over year, while capacity increased 5.0 percent.

As a result, system load factor for July 2015 was 78.1 percent, a 2.0 percentage point decrease when compared to July 2014.

Copa Holdings is a leading Latin American provider of passenger and cargo services. The company, through its operating subsidiaries, provides service to 74 destinations in 30 countries in North, Central and South America and the Caribbean with one of the youngest and most modern fleets in the industry, consisting of 97 aircraft: 71 Boeing 737NG aircraft and 26 EMBRAER-190s.