On-Time Arrivals update

On-Time Arrivals update

With the data for February published, here’s our US air travel planner update. The age-old advice applies: If the schedule is important, take the earliest flight you can. The greener the better. The table shows a lot of yellow and red. JetBlue is struggling as...

Experimenting with a new metric

Regular readers know that several times we have focused on airline flight operations on a per-minute basis. We have especially focused on costs per minute.  You may recall that we previously estimated the US airline industry operated at $98 for flight ops/minute.  The...
Travel planner updated

Travel planner updated

Tracking the US airline industry provides us with several models that are interesting, but on occasion, we see something really interesting.  This is one of those – our On-Time Flight Planner model. We have used this model to provide readers with a way to better...

US Airlines – Market share

As a mature market that has seen waves of consolidation, how does the market look through 3Q21? Here’s an update of a model using the DoT’s T-3 dataset. Page 1: Market share for mail and freight among the primary passenger airlines, now including Breeze....