Panama-based Copa Airlines reports a 17.4% increase in its overall passenger traffic in February compared to a year earlier.
The carrier's capacity grew 16.9%, while the passenger load factor increased 0.3 percentage points to 76.3%.
International passenger traffic grew 18.8%, while capacity increased 18.3%. This resulted in a load factor of 76.2%, an increase of 0.3 percentage points.
Domestic traffic, represented wholly by Colombian domestic service, decreased 12.8%, while capacity decreased 12.5%. The domestic load factor for the month fell 0.3 percentage points to 77.6%.