SAO PAULO, Brazil – GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA today announced preliminary air traffic figures for the month of June 2016, 2Q16 and for 2016 year-to-date. Comparisons refer to the same period of 2015.
• The total volume of departures in the system decreased by 19.7% and 21.0% in the month and in the quarter, respectively. The total number of seats available to the market fell by 19.2% in June and decreased by 20.8% in 2Q16.
• Domestic supply reduced by 5.2% in June and by 8.9% in 2Q16, when compared to the same periods of 2015.
• Domestic demand fell by 6.6%, leading to a load factor of 76.1%. In the quarter, domestic demand declined by 11.2%, with a load factor of 76.0%, representing a 2.0 p.p. reduction.
• In the international market, capacity and demand fell by 10.9% and 11.6%, respectively, leading to a load factor of 66.3% – representing a 0.6 p.p. downturn. In the quarter, capacity and demand in this market moved down by 12.2% and 10.6%, respectively, resulting in a load factor of 69.3% – an increase of 1.2 p.p.