LATAM Airlines Group, the merger between LAN Airlines and TAM, reported a 9.1% increase in systemwide RPKs for August against a 1.3% growth in ASKs. Load factor was 79.3%, up 5.6 points. International traffic grew 5.2%, while capacity increased 1.4%, achieving a load factor of 82.7%, up 3 points. The LAN domestic markets of Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Ecuador reported traffic rose 16.4% against a 13.8% growth in capacity, reaching a load factor of 79.9%, up 1.8 point. In Brazil, ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"LATAM’s passenger traffic up 9.1% but cargo slips 1.2% in August" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? here.