Watch US airlines jockey for growth

The US airline industry has consolidated around a few big brands. But even so, there are interesting patterns to watch.  The animated chart below shows ASM growth from 2010 through September 2019. Watch the big three jockey for leadership – Delta truly shines...
Alaska struggles with its Airbus fleet

Alaska struggles with its Airbus fleet

The August On-Time data has been published and we note that Alaska Airlines continues to struggle to integrate the Virgin America fleet.   The following table lays out the case, showing the fleet breakdown and average arrival delays in minutes.  The 2019 numbers are...