Mexico City, August 4, 2019. - Viva Aerobus, Mexico´s ultra-low-cost carrier, beat its monthly passenger record for the third time in a row by achieving more than 1.2 million customers during July 2019. This figure implied a growth of 21% compared to July 2018, with a load factor of 90%, one of the highest in the sector.
This upward trend, in terms of passengers, has been a constant throughout the year. Last May and June, the airline exceeded, for the first time in its history, 900 thousand and one million passengers in a single month, respectively.
Viva Aerobus has achieved double digit growth in its air traffic for seven consecutive months. So far this year (January-July), Viva reported a 19% increase in its number of customers compared to 2018, totaling more than 6.5 million travelers.
“To choose Viva is to fly strategically. Our prices allow passengers to enjoy more their trip due to the savings on their transportation. Thus, more and more passengers give us their preference and we cor-respond with the opening of new routes that make Mexico available to everyone,” explained Juan Carlos Zuazua, CEO of Viva Aerobus. "So far in 2019, we have incorporated 17 routes to our offer, an expansion backed up by five new aircraft that we have already received this year," he added.
In its monthly passenger figures report for June 2019, Viva Aerobus also informs the following:
Year to Date (January - July 2019)
About Viva Aerobus
Viva Aerobus is Mexico's ultra-low-cost carrier. It started operations in 2006 and today operates one of the youngest fleets in the world with 35 Airbus A320 in 112 non –stop routes (99 domestic & 13 international) to 46 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 offer. For more information please visit: www.vivaaerobus.com/en
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