Volaris Reports January 2016 Traffic Results, Strong Market Demand Drives Passenger Traffic Growth of 32%

February 4, 2016

MEXICO CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Volaris* (NYSE:VLRS) BMV:VOLAR), the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, reports January 2016 preliminary traffic results.

During January 2016, Volaris increased total capacity, as measured in Available Seat Miles (ASMs), by 22.2% year over year, in response to strong demand in its domestic and international markets. Total demand for January, as measured in Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs), increased 31.0% year over year, reaching 1.2 billion. Volaris transported a total of 1.2 million passengers during the month, an increase of 32.2% year over year.

In January 2016, Volaris increased domestic and international ASMs by 23.0% and 20.5%, respectively. Network load factor for January reached 85.9%, an increase of 5.8 percentage points year over year.

The following table summarizes Volaris traffic results for the month.

                                                January  January  Variance
                                                 2016     2015

RPMs(in millions, scheduled & charter)

Domestic                                            808      620     30.3%

International                                       364      275     32.5%

Total                                             1,172      895     31.0%

ASMs(in millions, scheduled & charter)

Domestic                                            950      773     23.0%

International                                       414      344     20.5%

Total                                             1,364    1,117     22.2%

Load Factor(in %, scheduled)

Domestic                                          85.0%    80.2%    4.8 pp

International                                     88.0%    80.1%    7.9 pp

Total                                             85.9%    80.1%    5.8 pp

Passengers(in thousands, scheduled & charter)

Domestic                                            940      716     31.2%

International                                       253      187     35.8%

Total                                             1,193      903     32.2%

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 145 and its fleet from four to 57 aircraft. Volaris offers more than 270 daily flight segments on routes that connect 40 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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