The 50-seat “Problem”

The 50-seat “Problem”

The 50-seat regional jet problem is growing and it is pressing in the US. This was highlighted by United Airlines at the recent IATA AGM.  While the problem is most pressing for United, the problem is system-wide.  The “problem” is the apparent absence of...

The US airline recovery continues

Despite the recent softening of traffic volumes, the industry is, overall recovering.  As always, we have data to illustrate this. The chart above is through June and that is a quarter ago – but US DoT runs that late. The trend looks strong when compared to...

The US Domestic Traffic Recovery

We have been tracking US domestic traffic since the start of the pandemic.  With another month in the rearview mirror, how are things looking?  Please use the model below for lots of details – remember to click the double-headed arrow at the bottom right to...