12 December 2013
Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviación, S.A.B. de C.V. (Volaris) (NYSE: VLRS and BMV: VOLAR), an ultra-low-cost airline based in Mexico, has reported its preliminary traffic results for November 2013.
The total number of booked passengers in November 2013 reached 727,000, a 19.1% increase compared to the same period in 2012, and a 21.5% increase year-to-date 2013. Volaris´ demand, measured in Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs) increased 15.6% year over year in November 2013, and an 18.0% increase year-to-date 2013. Volaris registered a load factor of 77.6% in November 2013 and 82.7% in the year-to-date 2013. These traffic growth results are the product of Volaris´ successful point-to-point network strategy, operating 86 routes between 33 cities in Mexico and 11 in the United States in November.
Volaris (NYSE: VLRS) (BMV: VOLAR) is an ultra-low-cost carrier, or ULCC, based in Mexico. Volaris utilizes its ULCC business model and efficient operations to offer low base fares and to stimulate demand while aiming to provide high quality customer service. Volaris targets passengers who are visiting friends and relatives, cost-conscious business people and leisure travelers in Mexico and to select destinations in the United States. For more information, visit: www.volaris.com