During November 2018 Volaris increased total capacity, as measured in Available Seat Miles (ASMs), by 11.3% year over year. Total demand, as measured in Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs), in November 2018 increased 17.1% year over year, reaching 1.6 billion.
Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: ASR; BMV: ASUR) ASUR today announced that total passenger traffic for November 2018 increased 16.0% when compared to November 2017. Passenger traffic rose 8.0% in Mexico, 40.4% in Puerto Rico and 27.8% in Colombia.
GOL's domestic supply (ASK) and demand (RPK) increased 1.1% and 2.9%, respectively. GOL's domestic load factor was 83.7%, a 1.5 p.p. increase in comparison to November 2017. The volume of departures decreased by 2.4% and seats increased by 1.9% over November 2017.
The company carried 15.5 million customers across its broad global network, a record for the month of November.
With the delivery of the new Boeing737 MAX8, Xiamen Airlines' fleet now consists of 210 aircraft and becomes the largest all-Boeing fleet in China.
Carrier begins modernization of single-aisle airplane fleet with the first of five 737 MAXs
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the government of Colombia and aviation stakeholders to work together to grow the economic benefits that aviation delivers to the country.
The European Commission has opened a formal investigation to assess whether agreements between booking system providers Amadeus and Sabre on the one hand, and airlines and travel agents on the other, may restrict competition in breach of EU antitrust rules.
IATA urged governments in Africa to maximize the positive social and economic power of aviation by working together to promote safe and sustainable air connectivity
Jean-Pierre OTELLI, a pilot and an expert on aviation safety, published Volume 5 of 'Pilot Errors' (ALTIPRESSE publisher), in which he analyzed the Rio-Paris flight AF 447 crash (June 1st, 2009. Fatalities: 228.). From the black boxes data, he showed that the accident was caused by a sequence of pilot errors from one of the two First Officers.