Latin American airline group Avianca-Taca has reported a 10.2% growth in passenger numbers to 1.8 million in May from a year ago.
Passenger capacity, measured in available seat kilometres, grew 9.6% for the month. The overall load factor during the month was 76.5%.
Passenger numbers in the domestic markets of Colombia, Peru and Ecuador rose 15.3%, while capacity increased by 19.1%. The domestic load factor grew by 0.8 percentage points to 77.7% for the month.
International passenger numbers for the month grew 3.9%, while capacity rose 7.5%. The load factor during May was 76.2%.