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Houston, TX: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston (IAH)Scheduled Services except Freight/MailBTS Data as of 12/11/2016
Summary Data (U.S. Flights Only)Carrier Shares for September 2015 - August 2016
Passengers*2015**2016**%ChgRank***
Arrival15,332k15,091k-1.57%14
Departure15,287k15,111k-1.15%13
Scheduled Flights
Departures192,581180,278-6.39%8
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total482m477m-0.99%20
Carriers
Scheduled2825-10.71%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending August of each year.
*** Among 807 U.S. airports, 12 months ending August 2016
CarrierPassengersShare
United 15,42351.07%
ExpressJet 3,67512.17%
Mesa 2,5218.35%
SkyWest 1,9856.57%
American 1,8426.10%
Other4,75615.75%
Based on enplaned passengers(000) both arriving and departing.
Total Passengers (U.S. Flights, in millions)Top 10 Destination Airports (U.S. Only, Passengers (000))
*  Before October 2002, only carriers operating aircraft with more than 60 seats or 18,000 pounds in payload reported traffic data.
** 2016 represents data for September 2015 - August 2016.
Source: T-100 Domestic Market (US Carriers).
IAH vs. National Departure Delays (Major U.S. Carriers)IAH On-Time Performance Summary (Major U.S. Carriers Only)
A flight is considered delayed when it arrived or departed 15 or more minutes than the schedule. Delayed minutes are calculated from delayed flights only.
Domestic Flights, 2011-2016
% On Time201120122013201420152016*Rank**
Departure82%77%78%75%78%82%13
Arrival81%80%80%77%79%83%12
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure50.6955.6955.7656.3360.0365.5321
Arrival52.2960.4459.5860.7263.4669.4423
% Cancelled
Total1.20%1.07%1.05%2.15%1.39%1.34%20
Number of Flights (000)
Total175.2177.2181.1174.2159.8141.9
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total1110119108
* October 2015 - September 2016 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, October 2015 - September 2016.