São Paulo, August 10, 2017 - GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. ("GLAI"), (B3: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL), Brazil's #1 airline, announces today preliminary air traffic figures for the month of July, 2017. Comparisons refer to the same period of 2016.
The total volume of GOL departures increased by 5.4%, and the number of seats was up 5.9%, occasioning an increase in supply of 7.9%. Demand rose by 6.3% in the period. GOL's load factor was 81.9% in July 2017, 1.3 p.p. down over the same period of 2016.
In the domestic market, volume of departures increased by 5.8%, and the number of seats was up 6.3% over July 2016. GOL increased its supply by 7.9% in July over the same period the year before. Domestic demand rose by 5.8% in the month. GOL's load factor was 82.6%, 1.7 p.p. down over July 2016.
In July, GOL's international market supply and demand rose by 8.0% and 10.2% respectively, resulting in a load factor of 77.0%, which represents growth of 1.6 p.p. in relation to the same period of 2016.