ASUR Announces Total Passenger Traffic for April 2011 Up 4.9 percent Year Over Year

ASUR Announces Total Passenger Traffic for April 2011 Up 4.9% Year Over Year

ASUR Announces Total Passenger Traffic for April 2011 Up 4.9% Year Over Year

PR Newswire

MEXICO CITY, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: ASR; BMV: ASUR) (ASUR), today announced that total passenger traffic for April 2011 increased by 4.9% when compared to April 2010.

This announcement reflects comparisons between April 1 through April 30, 2010 and April 1 through April 30, 2011. Transit and general aviation passengers are excluded. During 2010 Monday through Wednesday of Holy Week fell in March while in 2011 they fell in April.


Domestic

Airport

April*
2010

April
2011

% Change

Cancun

273,530

302,046

10.4

Cozumel

4,097

3,402

(17.0)

Huatulco

26,868

35,126

30.7

Merida

85,125

95,739

12.5

Minatitlan

10,605

7,796

(26.5)

Oaxaca

32,865

27,378

(16.7)

Tapachula

15,121

13,933

(7.9)

Veracruz

65,654

64,660

(1.5)

Villahermosa

55,683

62,417

12.1

Total Domestic

569,548

612,497

7.5





International

Airport

April*

2010

April

2011

% Change

Cancun

881,612

911,134

3.3

Cozumel

40,414

42,342

4.8

Huatulco

7,348

7,408

0.8

Merida

8,184

6,930

(15.3)

Minatitlan

433

404

(6.7)

Oaxaca

4,014

3,344

(16.7)

Tapachula

405

885

118.5

Veracruz

5,943

7,093

19.4

Villahermosa

3,980

4,080

2.5

Total International

952,333

983,620

3.3





Total

Airport

April*

2010

April

2011

% Change

Cancun

1,155,142

1,213,180

5.0

Cozumel

44,511

45,744

2.8

Huatulco

34,216

42,534

24.3

Merida

93,309

102,669

10.0

Minatitlan

11,038

8,200

(25.7)

Oaxaca

36,879

30,722

(16.7)

Tapachula

15,526

14,818

(4.6)

Veracruz

71,597

71,753

0.2

Villahermosa

59,663

66,497

11.5

ASUR Total

1,521,881

1,596,117

4.9




*Note: During 2010 Monday through Wednesday of Holy Week fell in March while in 2011 they fell in April.

About ASUR:

Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. (ASUR) is a Mexican airport operator with concessions to operate, maintain and develop the airports of Cancun, Merida, Cozumel, Villahermosa, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Huatulco, Tapachula and Minatitlan in the southeast of Mexico. The Company is listed both on the Mexican Bolsa, where it trades under the symbol ASUR, and on the NYSE in the U.S., where it trades under the symbol ASR. One ADS represents ten (10) series B shares.

SOURCE Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V.

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