Volaris Reports August 2015 Traffic Results, Strong Demand Drives Passenger Traffic Growth of 27%

September 8, 2015

MEXICO CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Volaris* (NYSE: VLRS and BMV: VOLAR), the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, reports August 2015 and year-to-date preliminary traffic results.

During August 2015 Volaris increased total capacity, as measured in Available Seat Miles (ASMs), by 24.1% year over year, responding to a strong market demand. Volaris transported a total 1.2 million passengers in the month, an increase of 27.0% year over year. Volaris' total demand for August measured in Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs) increased 24.8% year over year, reaching 1.1 billion.

In August, Volaris increased international and domestic ASMs by 43.0% and 17.2%, respectively. Network load factor for August reached 82.6%, an increase of 0.4 percentage point's year over year.

The following table summarizes Volaris' traffic results for the month and year-to-date.



                                                                               Eight    Eight
                                                  August   August              months   months
                                                   2015     2014    Variance   ended    ended    Variance
                                                                               August   August
                                                                                2015     2014

RPMs(in millions, scheduled & charter)

Domestic                                             787      657      19.7%    5,301    4,835       9.6%

International                                        357      259      37.7%    2,282    1,738      31.3%

Total                                              1,144      916      24.8%    7,583    6,573      15.4%

ASMs(in millions, scheduled & charter)

Domestic                                             958      817      17.2%    6,412    5,959       7.6%

International                                        426      298      43.0%    2,764    2,028      36.3%

Total                                              1,384    1,115      24.1%    9,176    7,987      14.9%

Load Factor(in %, scheduled)

Domestic                                           82.2%    80.5%     1.7 pp    82.7%    81.1%     1.6 pp

International                                      83.6%    87.0%   (3.4) pp    82.4%    85.7%   (3.3) pp

Total                                              82.6%    82.2%     0.4 pp    82.6%    82.3%     0.3 pp

Passengers(in thousands, scheduled & charter)

Domestic                                             928      747      24.3%    6,274    5,345      17.4%

International                                        247      178      38.5%    1,564    1,188      31.6%

Total                                              1,175      925      27.0%    7,838    6,533      20.0%



The information included in this report has not been audited and it does not provide information on the company's future performance. Volaris' future performance depends on many factors and it cannot be inferred that any period's performance or its comparison year over year will be an indicator of a similar performance in the future.

About Volaris:

*Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. ("Volaris" or the "Company") (NYSE: VLRS and BMV: VOLAR), is an ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC), with point-to-point operations, serving Mexico, the United States and Central America. Volaris offers low base fares to build its market, providing quality service and extensive customer choice. Since beginning operations in March 2006, Volaris has increased its routes from five to more than 139 and its fleet from four to 54 aircraft. Volaris offers more than 250 daily flight segments on routes that connect 38 cities in Mexico and 22 cities in the United States and Central America with the youngest aircraft fleet in Mexico. Volaris targets passengers who are visiting friends and relatives, cost-conscious business people and leisure travelers in Mexico and to select destinations in the United States and Central America. Volaris has received the ESR Award for Social Corporate Responsibility for five consecutive years. For more information, please visit: www.volaris.com

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             Investor Relations:
             Andres Pliego, +52 55 5261 6444
             Investor Relations
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             Cynthia Llanos, +52 1 55 4577 0803
             cllanos@gcya.net

    Source: Volaris
Volaris Investor Relations: Andrés Pliego, 52 55 5261 6444 Investor Relations ir@volaris.com or Media: Cynthia Llanos, 52 1 55 4577 0803 cllanos@gcya.net