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New Orleans, LA: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International (MSY)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***
Arrival5,140k5,388k4.84%37
Departure5,146k5,388k4.69%37
Scheduled Flights
Departures50,61651,6292.00%44
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total108m106m-1.16%65
Carriers
Scheduled2621-19.23%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending August of each year.
*** Among 807 U.S. airports, 12 months ending August 2016
CarrierPassengersShare
Southwest 4,11938.22%
Delta 1,85817.24%
United 1,29512.02%
American 1,25611.65%
Spirit 5635.23%
Other1,68615.64%
Based on enplaned passengers(000) both arriving and departing.
Total Passengers (U.S. Flights, in thousands)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).
MSY vs. National Departure Delays (Major U.S. Carriers)MSY 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**
Departure84%84%81%79%82%85%N/A
Arrival81%81%79%77%81%84%N/A
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure53.6454.3052.1356.8561.7265.44N/A
Arrival48.7148.2450.4352.5256.0055.74N/A
% Cancelled
Total1.06%1.49%0.76%1.47%0.99%0.53%N/A
Number of Flights (000)
Total38.338.043.340.542.510.7
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total141213111210
* October 2015 - September 2016 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, October 2015 - September 2016.