March 2016, Avianca carried 2.4 millon passengers
Bogotá, April 21, 2016
In March 2016, Avianca Holdings and its subsidiaries carried 2,402,705 passengers, a 5.9% increase over the same period in 2015
In March, the subsidiary companies of Avianca Holdings S.A. (NYSE: AVH) (BVC: PFAVH) (*) transported 2,402,705 passengers, up 5.9% compared to March 2015. Capacity, measured in ASKs (available seat kilometers), increased 7.8%, while passenger traffic, measured in RPKs (revenue passenger kilometers), increased 8.1%. The load factor for the month was 77.2%.
Domestic markets in Colombia, Peru and Ecuador
In March, the subsidiary airlines of Avianca Holdings transported within these markets a total of 1,451,929 travelers, up 6.5% compared to March 2015. Capacity (ASKs) increased 2.3%, while passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 7.6%. The load factor for the month was 76.8%.
In March, the affiliated airlines of Avianca Holdings transported 950,776 passengers on international routes, up 5.0% compared to March 2015, Capacity (ASKs) increased 9.4%, while passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 8.2%. The load factor for the month was 77.3%.
|Operational Statistics||Mar-16||Mar-15||Δ YOY||1Q 2016||1Q 2015||Δ YOY||YTD 2016||YTD 2015||Δ YOY|
|Avianca Holdings (Consolidated)|
1PAX: Passengers carried
2ASKs: Available Seat Kilometers
3RPKs: Revenue Passenger Kilometers
4 Load Factor:Represents utilized seating capacity
The terms "Avianca Holdings" or "the Company" refer to the consolidated entity
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About Avianca Holdings S.A
Avianca Holdings S.A. (NYSE: AVH) (BVC:PFAVH) comprises the airlines: Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. Avianca (Avianca), Tampa Cargo S.A.S. , incorporated in Colombia, Aerolineas Galapagos S.A. - Aerogal, incorporated in Ecuador, and the TACA Group companies: TACA International Airlines S.A., incorporated in El Salvador, Lineas Aereas Costarricenses S.A., LACSA, incorporated in Costa Rica, Trans Américan 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.