Strong market demand drives Volaris passenger traffic growth of 25%

Volaris (NYSE: VLRS and BMV: VOLAR) said it has reported November 2015 and year-to-date preliminary traffic results.

During November 2015 Volaris increased total capacity, as measured in Available Seat Miles (ASMs), by 30.2 percent year over year, in response to strong demand in its domestic and international markets. Total demand for November, as measured in Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs), increased 25.9 percent year over year, reaching 1.0 billion.

Volaris transported a total of 1.1 million passengers during the month, an increase of 24.7 percent year over year. Year-to-date, Volaris has transported over 10.8 million passengers, an increase of 22.2 percent year over year.

During November 2015, Volaris launched one year-round domestic route (Durango – Mexico City) and one international route (Hermosillo – Phoenix).

Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación (NYSE: VLRS and BMV: VOLAR) is an ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC), with point-to-point operations, serving Mexico, the United States and Central America. Volaris offers low base fares to build its market, providing quality service and extensive customer choice. Since beginning operations in March 2006, Volaris has increased its routes from five to more than 143 and its fleet from four to 55 aircraft.