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GAP: Passenger Traffic Up 8.1% in Mexican Airports

September 15, 2019

In August 2019 total terminal passengers increased by 8.1% at GAP's 13 airports, compared to the same period of 2018. Domestic traffic increased by 8.6%, international traffic increased by 7.4%.
Guadalajara, Mexico - Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V., (GAP) has announced preliminary terminal passenger traffic figures for the month of August 2019, compared to traffic figures for August 2018.

During August 2019, total terminal passengers increased by 8.1% at the Company’s 13 airports, compared to the same period of the previous year. Domestic passenger traffic increased by 8.6%, while international passenger traffic increased by 7.4%.

Domestic Terminal Passengers (in thousands):



International Terminal Passengers (in thousands):



Total Terminal Passengers (in thousands):



*Passengers in Tijuana who use CBX in both directions are classified as international.

Highlights for the Period:

Seats and Load Factors: In August 2019, GAP registered a 5.4% increase in the number of seats available compared to August 2018; while load factor for the month increased by 200 basis points, from 81.5% in August 2018 to 83.5% in August 2019.

New Routes: Guadalajara to San Salvador: Volaris

About Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico

Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico, S.A.B. de C.V. (GAP) operates 12 airports throughout Mexico's Pacific region, including the major cities of Guadalajara and Tijuana, the four tourist destinations of Puerto Vallarta, Los Cabos, La Paz and Manzanillo, and six other mid-sized cities: Hermosillo, Guanajuato, Morelia, Aguascalientes, Mexicali and Los Mochis. In April 2015 GAP acquired 100% of Desarrollo de Concesiones Aeroportuarias, S.L., which owns a majority stake of MJ Airports Limited, a company operating the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, Jamaica. In October 2018, GAP entered into a concession agreement for the operation of the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston, Jamaica. Subject to certain conditions, GAP expects to take control of the operation of the Kingston airport in the last quarter of 2019.