Brazil: Demand for domestic flights dropped 9.9%

The average occupancy rate of the airplanes was 78.4%, a reduction of 3.5 percentage points. In total, 6.1 million passengers were transported, down 16.2% compared to the same month in 2019.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On June 8, the Brazilian Association of Airlines (Abear) reported, in São Paulo, that the demand for domestic flights, measured in passengers-kilometer carried (RPK), had a drop of 9.9% in April, compared to the same month of 2019, based on data from the National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC).

According to Abear, supply, calculated in seats-kilometer offered (ASK), had a 5.8% reduction in the same comparison.

The average . . .

To read the full NEWS and much more, Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?