During June 2019 Avianca Holdings’ airlines transported more than 2.5 million passengers

  • During June 2019, Avianca Holdings S.A.’s airlines transported 2.525.238 million passengers, 4.9% more than during the same month in 2018.
  • The Holding transported more than 15 million passengers during the first half of the year. 

Bogota, July 24, 2019. Avianca Holdings S.A.’s subsidiary companies (NYSE: AVH) (BVC: PFAVH) (*) transported 2.525.238 passengers during June 2019, a 4.9% increase compared to the number of passengers transported during the same month in 2018. Capacity, measured in ASKs (Available Seat Kilometers) increased 4.9%; on its part, passenger traffic measured in RPKs (Revenue Passenger Kilometers) increased 3.5%. As a result, the load factor reached 82.1%, a reduction of 1.1 percentage points compared to the month of June 2018.

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Domestic Markets in Colombia, Peru and Ecuador In June, airlines ascribed to Avianca Holdings transported 1.456.143 passengers within these countries, a 5.9% increment compared to the same month in 2018. On its part, capacity (ASKs) increased 6.6% while passenger traffic (RPKs) grew by 1.3%. As a result, the load factor for that month reached 80.9%, a 4.3 decrease in percentage points compared to the same month in 2018.

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International Markets

During the sixth month of 2019, the airlines that comprise Avianca Holdings transported 1.069.095 passengers on international routes, 3.6% more than the number of passengers transported during June 2018. Capacity (ASKs) increased by 4.5%, while passenger traffic (RPKs) attained an additional 3.9%.  On its part, load factor on international routes reached 82.4%, a 0.4 reduction in percentage points compared to the same month on the previous year.

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More than 15.2 million passengers transported between January and June 2019.
Between January and June 2019, the Holding’s airlines transported 15.284,997 passengers. This number shows a 3.5% increase compared to 2018. Capacity, measured in ASKs (Available Seat Kilometers) grew by 6.6%, while passenger traffic measured in RPKs (revenue passenger kilometer) increased 5.3%. Average load factor was 82%.

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During the first six months of the year, Avianca Holdings S.A.’s airlines mobilized 8.597,213 travelers in domestic markets of Colombia, Peru and Ecuador, registering a 2.2% increment compared to the number of passengers transported during 2018. Capacity (ASKs) in these markets was increased by 3.7%. On its part, passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 0.4%. The resulting load factor was 80.5%.

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On international routes serviced by the Holding, the number of passengers mobilized 6.687,784 passengers between January and June 2019, a 5.1% increment compared to the same term in 2018. Capacity (ASKs) grew by 7.2%, while passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 6.4%, resulting in an 82.2% load factor.  

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Pax: Transported Passengers.
ASKs (Available Seat Kilometers): Represents the seat capacity of the aircraft multiplied by the number of flown kilometers.
Numbers in millions.
RPKs.: (Revenue Passenger Kilometers): Represents the number of kilometers flown by revenue passengers. Numbers in millions.
Load Factor: Represents the seat capacity used.

Avianca Holdings S.A (NYSE: AVH) (BVC: PFAVH) is integrated by the following airlines: Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. - Avianca and Tampa Cargo S.A.S, incorporated in Colombia, Avianca Ecuador S.A., incorporated in Ecuador, and the TACA Group companies: TACA International Airlines S.A., incorporated in El Salvador,Avianca Costa Rica S.A., incorporated in Costa Rica, Transamerican Airlines S.A., incorporated in Perú, Servicios Aéreos Nacionales S.A. - SANSA, incorporated in Costa Rica, Aerotaxis La Costeña S.A., incorporated in Nicaragua, Isleña de Inversiones S.A. de C.V. - ISLEÑA, incorporated in Honduras and Aviateca S.A., incorporated in Guatemala.

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