Mexico City, June 4, 2021. - Viva Aerobus, Mexico’s ultra-low-cost carrier, broke its monthly passenger all-time record with more than 1.34 million passengers registered in May 2021, a 35% increase vs. May 2019, exceeding any pre-pandemic level; and with an 88.5% load factor.
“Reaching this milestone, the highest number of passengers in a single month in our 15-year history, proves our passengers trust in our unmatched service. The fact that this growth occurred during the pandemic is even more encouraging as passengers are certain that Viva´s number #1 priority is to take care of their health and safety while always offering the lowest fares to support their economy", said Juan Carlos Zuazua, CEO of Viva Aerobus.
Year to date passengers registered from January to May 2021 totaled more than 5 million passengers, a 16.7% increase vs. 2019.
*NOTE: Given the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on passenger demand, starting in the second half of March 2020; monthly passenger figures will be compared versus 2020 & 2019.
About Viva Aerobus
Viva Aerobus is Mexico's ultra-low-cost airline. It started operations in 2006 and today it operates the youngest Latin American fleet with 44 Airbus A320: 40 Airbus A320 and 4 Airbus A321. 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: https://www.vivaaerobus.com/en.