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Avianca Holdings and Its Subsidiaries Carried More than 2.4 Million Passengers

Jun 12, 2018

In May 2018, Avianca Holdings and its subsidiaries carried 2,468,426 passengers, a 4.6% decrease over the same period in 2017.

In May, the subsidiary companies of Avianca Holdings S.A. (NYSE: AVH) (BVC: PFAVH) (*) transported 2,468,426 passengers, a 4.6% decrease compared to May 2017. Capacity, measured in ASKs (available seat kilometers), increased 4.0%, while passenger traffic, measured in RPKs (revenue passenger kilometers), increased 3.6%. The load factor for the month was 81.6%, a decrease of 27 bps compared to the same period of 2017.

Domestic markets in Colombia, Peru and Ecuador

In May, the subsidiary airlines of Avianca Holdings transported within each of these markets a total of 1,394,778 travelers, down 8.0% compared to same period of 2017. Capacity (ASKs) decreased 4.1% while passenger traffic (RPKs) decreased 5.7%. The load factor for the month was 79.0%, a decrease of 135 bps compared to the same month of 2017.

International markets

In May, the affiliated airlines of Avianca Holdings transported 1,073,648 passengers on international routes, went up 0.1% compared to same period of 2017. Capacity (ASKs) increased 5.9%, while passenger traffic (RPKs) increased 5.8%. The load factor for the month was 82.2%, a decrease of 7 bps when compared to May 2017.

Operational Statistics

May-18

May-17

ΔYOY

YTD 2018

YTD 2017

Δ YOY

Avianca Holdings (Cons.)

           

PAX (K)1

2,468

2,588

-4.6%

12,364

12,621

-2.0%

ASK (mm)2

4,426

4,257

4.0%

21,455

20,577

4.3%

RPK (mm)3

3,614

3,487

3.6%

17,782

16,833

5.6%

Load Factor4

81.6%

81.9%

-0.3pp

82.9%

81.8%

1.1pp

Domestic Market

           

PAX (K)1

1,395

1,515

-8.0%

7,036

7,358

-4.4%

ASK (mm)2

783

817

-4.1%

3,826

4,095

6.6%

RPK (mm)3

619

656

-5.7%

3,170

3,276

-3.2%

Load Factor4

79.0%

80.4%

-1.3pp

82.9%

80.0%

2.9pp

International Market

           

PAX (K)1

1,074

1,073

0.1%

5,329

5,263

1.2%

ASK (mm)2

3,643

3,440

5.9%

17,629

16,482

7.0%

RPK (mm)3

2,995

2,831

5.8%

14,612

13,557

7.8%

Load Factor4

82.2%

82.3%

-0.1pp

82.9%

82.3%

0.6pp

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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