International operations account for 52% of LATAM operations in 4Q2018

    LATAM Airlines Group stated (12-Mar-2019) international passenger operations accounted for 51.7% of total passenger revenues in 4Q2018. Consolidated capacity increased by 7.4% year-on-year while international traffic increased 3.5%. Passenger load factors reduced by 3.1ppts to 83.1%. Consolidated RASK reduced by 9.1%, mainly driven by lower demand from Argentina and capacity pressure in long haul routes from Brazil, partially offset by routes from affiliates in the Spanish Speaking Countries both to the US and Europe. [more – original PR]