GAP airport traffic increases 19.0% during April 2017

Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V., (GAP), (NYSE: PAC; BMV: GAP) has reported preliminary terminal passenger traffic figures for the month of April 2017, compared to traffic figures for April 2016, the company said.

During April 2017, total terminal passengers increased 19.0% in the company´s 13 airports, compared to the same period of the previous year. Domestic passenger traffic increased by 18.9%, while international passenger traffic increased by 19.2%.

GAP registered an 11.4% increase in the number of seats available in April 2017, compared to April 2016. Load factors for the month increased by 5.4%, from 78.0% in April 2016 to 83.4% in April 2017.

GAP operates 12 airports throughout Mexico´s Pacific region. In April 2015, the company acquired 100% of Desarrollo de Concesiones Aeroportuarias, S.L., which owns a majority stake of MBJ Airports Limited, a company operating the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, Jamaica.