Mexico-based ultra-low-cost airline Volaris (NYSE: VLRS) (BMV: VOLAR), the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, has reported July 2019 revenue passenger miles (RPMs) of 1,945m, a 17.2% increase over 1,659m in July 2018, the company said.
Year-to-date 2019 RPMS were 12,058m, compared to 10,150m in the same period 2018, an 18.8% increase.
In July 2019, capacity measured by ASMs (Available Seat Miles) increased by 17.1% vs last year, from 1,870m to 2,190. Year-to-date ASMs in 2019 were 14,049m, compared to 11,985m in 2018, an increase of 17.2%
July 2019 load factor was 88.8%, compared to 88.8% in July 2018, a 0.0 pp. change. Year-to-date load factor in 2019 was 85.9%, a 1.2 pp increase compared with 84.7% in the same period of 2018.
July 2019 passengers were 2,004m, compared to 1,694m in July 2018, an increase of 18.4%. Year-to-date passengers in 2019 were 12,621m, compared to 10,447m in the same period 2018, an increase of 20.8%
Volaris serves Mexico, the United States and Central America, offering 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 194 and its fleet from four to 79 aircraft.