Latin American carriers reported a 4.8% year-on-year increase in passenger traffic in February, according to the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA).
Capacity grew 2.8%, while the passenger load factor increased by 1.5 percentage points to 75.6%, says ALTA.
Passenger numbers rose 3.6% to 11.8 million during the month.
On a year-to-date basis, passenger traffic was up 6.3% year-on-year, capacity grew 4.5% and the passenger load factor increased 1.3 percentage points to 77.3%. Passenger numbers were up 4.9% to 25.9 million.