Grupo Aeromexico S.A.B. de C.V. (“Aeromexico”) (BMV: AEROMEX) reported December 2021 operational results.
Grupo Aeromexico transported 1 million 744 thousand passengers in December 2021. Passengers carried were at 98.9% of December 2019 levels. Aeromexico transported 11.6% more Domestic passengers in December 2021 than in December 2019, with International passengers carried at 77.5% of 2019 levels.
Aeromexico’s total capacity, measured in available seat kilometers (ASKs), was at 82.6% of December 2019 levels. Domestic capacity increased by 13.6% compared to December 2019 and international ASK recovery reached 70.7% of December 2019 levels.
Demand, measured in passenger-kilometers (RPKs), was at 81.6% of December 2019 levels. Domestic demand increased by 17.2% compared to December 2019, while international demand represented 68.3% of 2019 levels.
December load factor was 80.3%, a decrease of 0.6 p.p. versus December 2019. Domestic load factor was 81.9%, an increase of 2.5 p.p. versus December 2019. International load factor was 79.4%, a 2.1 p.p. decrease compared to December 2019.
During December 2021, Aeromexico extended its operations at Mexico City International Airport (AICM) to Terminal 1, offering 20 daily departures. Aeromexico relocated operations of nine domestic routes to T1: Campeche, Durango, Los Mochis, Matamoros, Nuevo Laredo, Reynosa, Tampico, Zacatecas and Zihuatanejo. In addition, Aeromexico began to operate the Monterrey – Madrid, Guadalajara – Madrid and Cancun – Sao Paulo routes with three weekly frequencies for each route.