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VivaAerobus grows traffic by 28% in 2017; Mexico City is leading departure point as domestic services dominate

VivaAerobus grows traffic by 28% in 2017; Mexico City is leading departure point as domestic services dominate

VivaAerobus enjoyed a 28% increase in passenger numbers in 2017 compared to the previous year, with the LCC more than doubling its passenger traffic since 2013. Nick Preston takes a look at the network developments of this young Mexican airline over the past 10 years, including its main airports and routes.

Mexican market moves past 100 million seats; LCCs drive growth, international capacity outpaces domestic expansion in 2017

Mexican market moves past 100 million seats; LCCs drive growth, international capacity outpaces domestic expansion in 2017

Seat capacity on all direct flights to, from and within Mexico increased by 8.0% in 2017, with double-digit growth in three out of the past five years. We take a look at the main movers in Mexico over the past 10 years, including airline, airport and international country market trends.

Volaris starts first international route from Culiacan

Volaris starts first international route from Culiacan

Volaris begins twice-weekly flights from Culiacan to Phoenix in Arizona.


Volaris launches new base at Monterrey Airport

Volaris launches new base at Monterrey Airport

Volaris makes Monterrey Airport a base by adding eight new domestic routes.

Aeromexico adds domestic link between Tijuana and Culiacan

Aeromexico adds domestic link between Tijuana and Culiacan

Aeromexico to offer twice-daily flights on route already served by Volaris and VivaAerobus

AeroMéxico adds services from Culiacán to Los Angeles via Loreto in Baja California

AeroMéxico adds services from Culiacán to Los Angeles via Loreto in Baja California

AeroMéxico inaugurates flights from Culiacán to Los Angeles, CA, stopping in Loreto, Baja California.


Volaris enters Querétaro with new routes to Tijuana and Cancún; adds services from Hermosillo to Culiacán

Volaris enters Querétaro with new routes to Tijuana and Cancún; adds services from Hermosillo to Culiacán

Volaris connects Queretaro in the north-central Mexico with both Cancún and Tijuana; launches twice-weekly flights from Hermosillo to Culiacán.

Volaris launches sixth route to Los Angeles

Volaris launches sixth route to Los Angeles

Volaris now flies between Culiacan in Mexico and Los Angeles in the US state of California.

Interjet now flies between Guadalajara and Hermosillo as well as Monterrey and Culiacan

Interjet now flies between Guadalajara and Hermosillo as well as Monterrey and Culiacan

Interjet has launched two new domestic routes, between Guadalajara and Hermosillo as well as from Monterrey to Culiacan.


New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 31 January – Friday 6 February):

Article Thumbnail: Route NewsWe identified 20 new routes from 13 airlines, including Air Canada, American Airlines, Garuda Indonesia, Interjet, jetBlue, Lufthansa Italia, Mahan Air, Northwest, Ryanair, Transaero, Uzbekistan Airways, Volaris and WestJet. Click here for more.