Bogota-based AviancaTaca Holding, parent of Avianca, TACA, Aerogal and Tampa Cargo, reported passenger boardings were up 16% to 5.5 million in the first quarter. ASKs grew 13.8%. Consolidated numbers show a 23.5% growth at the domestic markets of Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. International boardings were up 7.5%, to 2.4 million passengers. The group reported 2011 net income of $109 million, more than tripling a net profit of $33 million in 2010 (ATW Daily News, March 13).

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Printer-friendly" 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.