FlightStats, the undisputed leader in global flight and airport information services, has released its June 2012 On-time Performance Report.
North American airlines, on average, delivered 75.73% of their flights to the arrival gate within 15 minutes of schedule in June, down a little over 3 percentage points from May. Cancellations were up .3 percentage points over May with 11,405 cancelled flights. North America’s top 10 performing airlines and their on-time arrival percentages in June were:
Alaska Airlines, US Airways and Delta led the majors in June. Here’s how the North American major carriers on-time arrival percentages compared:
Smaller, regional European airlines once again turned in strong performances in June with Cimber, Air Baltic and Brit Air leading the way. 8 European airlines we tracked delivered > 90% of their flights to the gate on time. The average OTP for the group was 80.93% in June, down from 84.54% in May. The top ten on-time arrival performers among European carriers were:
Singapore’s Tiger Airways, India’s SpiceJet and IndiGo airlines joined an array of Japanese airlines to capture the top 10 on-time performance positions in June as JAL, ANA, their subsidiaries and independent Hokkaido International battled it out for leadership. The average on-time performance rating among the 38 airlines we analyzed in June 73.76%, down slightly from May’s 75.9%. Here are the top ten’s on-time arrival percentage numbers :
This is our second quarterly on-time performance report on Middle Eastern airlines. Jazeera Airways continued to demonstrate its operational excellence with > 94% of its flights arriving on time. Here’s a summary of how the Middle Eastern leading carriers performed between April 1, 2012 and June 30, 2012.
Tokyo’s Haneda outperformed the rest of the world’s busienst airports by over 10 percentage points. US airports rounded out the top 5 in June. The average on-time departure performance among the top 30 airports in June was 71.07%, down from 75.55% in May 2012. The top 10 performers among the world’s busiest airports were:
SLC, PDX and SEA outperformed their North American counterparts in June for the second month in a row each managing over 86% on-time departures. The average on-time departure performance for the group in June was 78.77%, down considerably from May’s 82.07%. Here is a summary of the on-time departure performance for the 10 best performing large North American airports:
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