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03/08/18 - In February 2018 Avianca Holdings and Its Subsidiaries Carried More than 2,3 Million Passengers

Mar 08, 2018

In February 2018, Avianca Holdings and its subsidiaries carried 2,320,638 passengers, a 0.3% decrease over the same period in 2017.

In February, the subsidiary companies of Avianca Holdings S.A. (NYSE: AVH) (BVC: PFAVH) (*) transported 2,320,638 passengers, a decrease of 0.3% compared to February 2017. Capacity, measured in ASKs (available seat kilometers), increased 3.6%, while passenger traffic, measured in RPKs (revenue passenger kilometers), increased 7.6%. The load factor for the month was 83.4%, an Increase of 311 bps compared to the same period of 2017.

Domestic markets in Colombia, Peru and Ecuador

In February, the subsidiary airlines of Avianca Holdings transported within each of these markets a total of 1,336,345 travelers, down 2.3% compared to same period of 2017. Capacity (ASKs) decreased 9.3% while passenger traffic (RPKs) decreased 1.8%. The load factor for the month was 85.9%, an increase of 654 bps compared to the same month of 2017.

International markets

In February, the affiliated airlines of Avianca Holdings transported 984,293 passengers on international routes, went up 2.6% compared to same period of 2017. Capacity (ASKs) increased 6.9%, while passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 10.0%. The load factor for the month was 82.9%, an increase of 233 bps when compared to February 2017.

 

Operational Statistics

Feb-18

Feb-17

ΔYOY

YTD 2018

YTD 2017

Δ YOY

Avianca Holdings (Cons.)

PAX (K)1

2,321

2,327

-0.3%

4,918

4,962

-0.9%

ASK (mm)2

3,927

3,789

3.6%

8,339

8,002

4.2%

RPK (mm)3

3,275

3,042

7.6%

7,048

6,636

6.2%

Load Factor4

83.4%

80.3%

3.1pp

84.5%

82.9%

1.6pp

Domestic Market

PAX (K)1

1,336

1,367

-2.3%

2,805

2,879

-2.6%

ASK (mm)2

700

772

-9.3%

1,501

1,610

-6.8%

RPK (mm)3

601

612

-1.8%

1,274

1,301

-2.1%

Load Factor4

85.9%

79.3%

6.5pp

84.9%

80.8%

4.1pp

International Market

PAX (K)1

984

960

2.6%

2,114

2,083

1.4%

ASK (mm)2

3,227

3,018

6.9%

6,838

6,392

7.0%

RPK (mm)3

2,674

2,430

10.0%

5,774

5,335

8.2%

Load Factor4

82.9%

80.5%

2.3pp

84.4%

83.5%

1pp

1PAX: Passengers carried

2ASKs: Available Seat Kilometers

3RPKs: Revenue Passenger Kilometers

4Load Factor:Represents utilized seating capacity

About Avianca Holdings S,A,

Avianca Holdings S,A, (NYSE: AVH) (BVC:PFAVH) comprises the airlines: Aerovías del Continente Americano S,A, Avianca (Avianca), Tampa Cargo S,A,S, , incorporated in Colombia, Aerolineas Galapagos S,A, - Aerogal, incorporated in Ecuador, and the TACA Group companies: TACA International Airlines S,A,, incorporated in El Salvador, Lineas Aereas Costarricenses S,A,, LACSA, incorporated in Costa Rica, Trans Américan Airlines S,A,, incorporated in Perú, Servicios Aéreos Nacionales S,A,, SANSA, incorporated in Costa Rica, Aerotaxis La Costeña S,A,, incorporated in Nicaragua, Isleña de Inversiones S,A, de C,V,, ISLEÑA, incorporated in Honduras and Aviateca S,A,, incorporated in Guatemala,

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