Volaris

Airbus kicks off Dubai with big A321neo family order from Indigo Partners

The Dubai Airshow kicks off with a big order from Indigo Partners for 255 Airbus A321neo family aircraft  ...


Fake bomb threat triggers Volaris explosive reaction

A bomb on board Volaris flight Y4965 warning prompted authorities to activate a harsh contingency plan. The information was later proven to be false, sparkling the airline’s fury about the hoax....


Frontier, Volaris enter codeshare agreement

Ultra-low-cost carriers (ULCCs) Frontier Airlines (the United States) and Volaris (Mexico) announce entering codeshare agreement on January 16, 2018. It is the first such agreement between two separately branded ULCCs.  ...


Airbus, Indigo Partners finalize orders for 430 A320neo aircraft

Airbus announced that it had finalized agreements with Indigo Partners and its four portfolio airlines for the purchase of 430 additional A320neo Family aircraft for ultra-low-cost airlines Frontier Airlines (United States), JetSMART (Chile), Volaris (Mexico) and Wizz Air (Hungary). ...


Dubai Airshow: Airbus strikes a record $49.5B deal for 430 planes

Boeing was making a running of commercial deals at all major aviation events this year, but Airbus is finally outpacing its US rival. The French manufacturer has just announced striking a deal with Indigo Partners for 430 planes, to be distributed among four airlines. Valued at $49.5 billion, this is Airbus’ largest single announcement ever.        ...


Volaris, pax up by 8% in March 2017

Volaris, an LCC serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, reported that it transported a total of 4.0 million passengers during the first quarter of 2017, an increase of 15.6% year over year. During March 2017, Volaris transported over 1.3 million passengers, an increase of 8.1% YoY....


Volaris, pax up by 13.7% in February 2017

Volaris, an LCC based in Mexico, reported that during February 2017 it increased total capacity, as measured in Available Seat Miles (ASMs), by 17% year over year. At the same time, it transported a total of 1.2 million passengers, an increase of 13.7% YoY. Year-to-date, Volaris has transported over 2.6 million passengers, an increase of 19.6% YoY....


Volaris, pax up by 21.9% in 4Q 2016

Volaris, a Mexican LCC, reported that the passenger traffic was up by 21.9% year over year in the fourth quarter of 2016, on load factor of 3.5%. At the same time, the airline‘s revenues for the year totaled $1.14 billion. Volaris considers that 2016 as a year of business achievements and important milestones....


Volaris, pax up by 25% in January 2017

Volaris, a Mexico-based LCC, reported during January 2017 it increased total capacity, as measured in Available Seat Miles (ASMs), by 25.6% year over year....


Volaris, capacity up by 18.9% in 2016

Volaris, an LCC serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, reported that during December 2016 and full year 2016, it increased total capacity, as measured in Available Seat Miles (ASMs), by 21.6% and 18.9% year over year, respectively....