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Mexico’s Volaris ranks the seventh safest low-cost airline in the world

Mexico City, Mexico — Volaris has been recognized as the safest low-cost airlines in Latin America and one of the 10 most safest in the world.

Airline Ratings analyzed 385 airlines across the globe focusing on operational safety (that there have been no accidents or serious incidents), as well as fleet age and approval of the Operational Safety Audit of the International Air Transport Association (IOSA).

It is the second time Mexico’s Volaris has ranked in the top 10 of the agency’s most safe airlines, coming in seventh.

José Luis Suárez Durán, Senior Vice President and COO of Volaris said “we are proud to continue being recognized as one of the 10 safest low-cost airlines in the world and the only one in Latin America.

“At Volaris, the safety of our operations, customers and ambassadors is a priority, so this recognition is an incentive to the aeronautical technical personnel to do their best work.”

The Mexico City-based airline, legally Concesionaria Vuela Compañía de Aviación, S.A.B. de C.V., shares the list of the safest low-cost companies in the world with Allegiant, Easyjet, Frontier, Jetstar Group, Jetblue, Ryanair, Vietjet, Westjet and Wizz.

In December, Volaris announced it received its 100th airplane . They also announced an increase in flights to Cancun due to customer demand.