Mexico City, December 3, 2019. - Viva Aerobus, Mexico´s ultra-low-cost carrier, already exceeded its record of 10 million passengers per year this November, with a total of 10.88 million customers in the period January - November 2019. This represented an increase of 20% compared to the same period of 2018 and with a load factor of 89%, one of the highest in the industry.
In December 2018, the airline reached the historical goal of 10 million passengers transported annually, a figure that Viva Aerobus already exceeded a month before the end of this year. This success is due to a sustained double-digit growth in every month of 2019, thanks to its increase in routes and fleet, as well to its low prices. Moreover, the company reached this year, for the first time in its history, the million monthly passengers; figure that was achieved five times: in June, July, August, October and, now, November.
Particularly, this November, Viva registered more than 1.06 million passengers, an increase of 19% compared to November 2018 and with a load factor of 88%.
“Winter presents a good panorama for Viva Aerobus. This November, we celebrated 13 years of ser-vice exceeding our record of 10 million passengers per year, this is equivalent to the entire population of Portugal or Sweden having traveled with us,” said Juan Carlos Zuazua, CEO of Viva Aerobus. “We aim to continue growing at a monthly rate above 20% in passengers and to keep a load factor over 88% throughout our route network. Thus, we estimate closing this 2019 with nearly 12 million passengers,” he added.
In its monthly passenger figures report, for November 2019, Viva Aerobus also informs the following:
Year to Date (January - November 2019)
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 35 Airbus A320 in 118 non –stop routes (100 national and 18 international) to 47 destinations (36 national y 11 internationals). 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. For more information please visit:www.vivaaerobus.com/en
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