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Viva Aerobus reports monthly passenger figures corresponding to April 2020

Published Thursday, May 7, 2020

Mexico City, May 7, 2020. - Viva Aerobus, Mexico´s ultra-low-cost carrier, reports its monthly passenger figures corresponding to April 2020. The airline registered 134 thousand passengers this month, a decrease of 85.9% compared to April 2019 caused by the declared health emergency in the country following the COVID-19 out-break. The load factor was 77.5%, 11.2 percentage points less than the same month last year.

Regarding the accumulated total for the year (January-April 2020), Viva Aerobus reported more than 2.9 million passengers and an average load factor of 84.4%. These results, compared to the accumulat-ed January – April 2019, implied a decrease of 11.2% in terms of passengers and a decrease of 4.6 per-centage points in the load factor.

MONTHLY FIGURES
Concept April Year to Date
2020 2019 VAR 2020 2019 VAR
Passengers 134,181 952,521 -85.91% 2,971,562 3,349,930 -11.29%
Load Factor (RPK/ASK) 77.5% 88.8% -11.2 PP 84.4% 89.0% -4.6 PP
RPK's (millions) 149.4 1,045.8 -85.71% 3,341.1 3,685.5 -9.35%
ASK's (millions) 192.8 1,178.3 -83.64% 3,958.9 4,142.4 -4.43%

Glossary

  • ASK (Available Seat Kilometers): Seat available for sale that flies 1 kilometer (regardless of whether it is occupied or not).
  • RPK (Revenue Passenger Kilometers): Indicates the total distance flown by passengers who paid for their transport in kilometers. It is the measure of the total traffic of passengers who paid for flying (excludes courtesies, employees, etc.).
  • Load Factor: Represents the percentage of reserved seats in an aircraft or fleet in a certain period.

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 37 Airbus A320 in 127 non –stop routes (105 national and 22 international) to 52 destinations (38 national y 14 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

Contacts:

Walfred Castro, Corporate Communication Director of Viva Aerobus - walfred.castro@vivaaerobus.com

Tarssis Dessavre, Account executive of PRoa Structura - tdo@proa.structura.com.mx – Tel. 55 5442 4642 - ext.26 / Cel. 55 2751 1709

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Monterrey International Airport. Terminal C, Miguel Aleman highway Km 24, Apodaca, NL, Mexico, C.P. 66600
Call Center
Mexico (Toll free) 81 82 150 150
United States +1 866 FLY VIVA (+1866 359 8482)