Copa Holdings, S.A. (NYSE: CPA), today released preliminary passenger traffic statistics for December 2017:


For the month of December 2017, Copa Holdings' system-wide passenger traffic (RPMs) increased 9.9% year over year, while capacity (ASMs) increased 7.8%. As a result, system load factor for the month was 82.6%, a 1.6 percentage point increase when compared to December 2016.