Aeromexico Reports Across the Board Increases in Traffic, Capacity, and Load Factor

By Paul Riegler on 7 June 2018
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AeromDSC_0436 2 (1)exico announced operational results for May 2018. The Mexico City-based carrier saw a significant increase in traffic and capacity as well as load factor.

The airline’s total passenger traffic for the month was 3.53 billion revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs, an increase of 9.9% from 3.21billion RPKs in the same month last year. On the domestic side of operations, the carrier reported 1.05 million RPKs, a 0.9% increase from last year’s 1.04 million RPKs, while on the international side, it reported 2.48 billion RPKs, a 14.3% increase compared to 2.17 billion RPKs in May 2017.

The carrier reported a total capacity of 4.38 billion available seat kilometers, or ASKs, a 9.6% increase from 3.99 billion ASKs in May of last year.

The airline’s total load factor for May increased by 0.3 percentage points, to 80.7% from the previous May.

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