Passengers in Latin America Up by 9.6%

The airlines affiliated with the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA), transported over 11.6 million passengers in June, 9.6% more than in the same month in 2011.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

An article in Capital.com.pa reports that "traffic (Revenue Passenger Kilometers) increased by 11.5% and capacity (Available Seat Kilometers) grew by 8.1%, increasing the load factor to 76%, representing 2.3% more up to June last year, says the report released today. "

While the number of passengers carried by members of ALTA: Airline Aerolínea Argentina (including Austral), Aeromexico, Avianca, Copa Airlines, GOL, LAN Group, Grupo Taca, Pluna, TAM, TAM Mercosur, and Volaris, cumulative to June increased by 5.9 % compared with June 2011, settling at 71.2 million passengers.

Meanwhile, cargo tonne-kilometers increased by 7.7% in June and 7.9% so far in 2012.



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In 2013 more than 7 million passengers passed through the Panamanian International Airport, 744,000 more than in the previous year.

Data from the Department of Statistics at Tocumen International Airport (TIA) reveals that passenger movement this December was 1.8 million, up 6.1% compared to the same month in 2012.

Copa Airlines: 20% More Passengers in First Quarter

April 2013

In the first three months of 2013, the airline Copa Airlines carried 3.5 million passengers, 19.5% more than in the same period of 2012.

"International passenger traffic rose by 20.9%, while the operation of Copa Airlines Colombia, which performs internal flights in the neighboring country, fell by 9.2%.This year the company plans to mobilize a total of 11 million people ", reported Prensa.com.

Tocumen: 16% More Passengers in January

April 2013

In January, 695,830 people used Tocumen International Airport in Panama, 16% more than in the same month last year.

Estimations are that this year, about 7.5 million people will pass through the terminal, surpassing the 6.8 million who came through it in 2012.

Furthermore, last January 9462 operations were performed, counting incoming and outgoing flights as well as 586 cargo operations.

Copa Airlines Sees 13% Traffic Increase in March

April 2010

The airline moved 13.5% more passengers when compared to the same period of 2009.

Copa reported that its passengers flew 663.8 million miles on March 2010, versus 584.7 million miles on March 2009.

“Copa operates 150 daily flights to 24 countries in North, Central and South America and the Caribbean while Aero República flies to 10 cities in Colombia”.

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