Volaris Looks South for Growth as Mexico’s Domestic Airline Market RecoversMexican discounter Volaris is grabbing growth opportunities at home and venturing further south in Latin America as travel rebounds from the Covid-19 pandemic.
July 16th, 2021 at 1:30 PM EDT
Aeromexico and Volaris Likely to Bear Brunt of FAA’s Rebuke of Mexico’s Aviation RegulatorThe Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has downgraded Mexico's safety rating to Category 2, blocking the cross-border expansion plans of Mexican airlines and potentially putting Aeromexico's restructuring in jeopardy.
May 25th, 2021 at 2:11 PM EDT
Why Volaris Is Taking the BusVolaris is not eyeing other airlines. It has set its sights on the bus. That's where the Mexican ultra-low-cost carrier sees the most opportunity to grow: by poaching passengers from…
December 5th, 2019 at 12:01 PM EST
A Mess in Mexico: Airline Weekly Lounge Episode 110More and more people are traveling by air in Mexico, but Mexico’s airlines continue to struggle. All four of its main carriers had a disappointing 3rd quarter, which is historically…
November 28th, 2018 at 5:34 PM EST
Airline Weekly Lounge Episode 93: Separation AnxietyAir France/KLM and Lufthansa have a lot in common, including the fact that both distantly trail IAG (the parent company of British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia and Vueling) in terms…
March 20th, 2018 at 8:12 PM EDT
Mexico’s Low-Cost Renaissance: Airline Weekly Lounge Episode 20Mexico is finding joy in a low-cost carrier renaissance as Volaris, Interjet and VivaAerobus are all growing and profiting. But the profits aren’t being distributed equally. Why is one carrier…
December 16th, 2015 at 12:01 AM EST
Southwest’s Golden Years: Airline Weekly Lounge Episode 10In airline years, Southwest is certainly old enough to be put out to pasture. Instead, the massive airline is making money like never before. Could some of its contrarian moves,…
October 7th, 2015 at 8:09 AM EDT