Mexico City, October 24, 2017.- Grupo VivaAerobus, holder of Mexico´s low cost airline, reported a 3% increase in its net income compared to the same period in 2016, reaching 409 million pesos with a margin of 18%.
Grupo Viva Aerobus also achieved an increase in its total operating revenues of 21%, compared to 3Q2016, reaching 2,279 million pesos.
These results were driven by the growth in the load factor, the most competitive prices in the market and the increase in capacity. In this sense, Grupo Viva Aerobus launched, during this quarter, 5 new routes, reaching 18 new releases, so far this year.
In addition, there was an increase in demand and passenger preference for Grupo Viva Aerobus, which has transported over 2.3 million passengers in this quarter, which represents a 17% increase over the same period of the previous year, and with a load factor of 91%, 2.7 percentage points higher than 3Q2016.
Moreover, in its financial report of the third quarter of 2017, Grupo Viva Aerobus shows the following:
“For the third time in the year, our quarterly results reflect not only the strength of our business model, but also the work of all the team that collaborates day by day to strive for a strategy focused on customer service, cost reduction and revenue opti-mization”, said Gian Carlo Nucci, CEO of Grupo Viva Aerobus.
About Grupo Viva Aerobus
It is the holding of several companies, including the airline Viva Aerobus.
About Viva Aerobus
Viva Aerobus is Mexico's low-cost airline. It started operations in 2006 and today operates the youngest Latin American fleet with 23 Airbus A320, including two A320neo on 85 routes seasonal to 36 different destinations. With a clear vision to give all people the opportunity to fly, Viva Aerobus has democratized the airline industry with the lowest rates in México and the lowest costs in Latin America, making their flights the best value offer.