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...

Top 25 US airport times

Readers know airline time isn’t free.  As a passenger, you pay with your time when a flight is delayed, with scant hope of compensation.  That Contract of Carriage was not written for the benefit of the traveler. What happens when we look at time from the view...
US Airline Fleet Inventory

US Airline Fleet Inventory

The US DoT offers several interesting datasets. One that is good to dig into is the B-43 Fleet Inventory, recently updated through year-end 2020.  Take a look at this model. Remember to click the double-headed arrow to maximize the viewing. As US airlines emerge from...