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Houston, TX: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston (IAH)Scheduled Services except Freight/MailBTS Data as of 7/23/2016
Summary Data (U.S. Flights Only)Carrier Shares for May 2015 - April 2016
Passengers*2015**2016**%ChgRank***
Arrival15,140k15,404k1.74%13
Departure15,111k15,395k1.88%13
Scheduled Flights
Departures193,952185,582-4.32%8
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total481m480m-0.35%19
Carriers
Scheduled2826-7.14%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending April of each year.
*** Among 825 U.S. airports, 12 months ending April 2016
CarrierPassengersShare
United 15,75051.14%
ExpressJet 4,27613.88%
Mesa 2,2667.36%
SkyWest 2,0206.56%
American 1,8285.94%
Other4,65915.13%
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 May 2015 - April 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%80%15
Arrival81%80%80%77%79%82%12
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure50.6955.6955.7656.3360.0363.5724
Arrival52.2960.4459.5860.7263.4667.9627
% Cancelled
Total1.20%1.07%1.05%2.15%1.39%1.32%20
Number of Flights (000)
Total175.2177.2181.1174.2159.8149.8
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total1110119108
* June 2015 - May 2016 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, June 2015 - May 2016.