Volaris reports 14.7% increase in August 2018 available seat miles

Low-cost airline Volaris (NYSE: VLRS) (BMV: VOLAR) has reported a 14.7% increase in available seat miles in August 2018, measured on a year-over-year basis, the company said.

Total demand, as measured in Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs), in August 2018 increased 7.8% year over year, reaching 1.5 billion, compared to 1.4 billion in the previous reporting period. Volaris transported a total of 1.5 million passengers during the month, an increase of 10.2% year over year.

Network load factor for August was 80.3%, a decrease of 5.1 percentage points year over year.

Volaris serves Mexico, the United States and Central America. Volaris offers more than 338 daily flight segments on routes that connect 39 cities in Mexico and 27 cities in the United States and Central America with one of the youngest fleet in Americas.