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Los Angeles, CA: Los Angeles International (LAX)Scheduled Services except Freight/MailBTS Data as of 1/21/2019
Summary Data (U.S. Flights Only)Carrier Shares for October 2017 - September 2018
Passengers*2017**2018**%ChgRank***
Arrival28,892k29,820k3.21%3
Departure28,975k29,878k3.12%3
Scheduled Flights
Departures258,128258,9480.32%5
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total1,738m1,908m9.81%6
Carriers
Scheduled2423-4.17%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending September of each year.
*** Among 792 U.S. airports, 12 months ending September 2018
CarrierPassengersShare
American 11,32818.98%
Delta 10,25917.18%
Southwest 9,67216.20%
United 9,11215.26%
Alaska 4,0506.78%
Other15,27825.59%
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.
** 2018 represents data for October 2017 - September 2018.
Source: T-100 Domestic Market (US Carriers).
LAX vs. National Departure Delays (Major U.S. Carriers)LAX 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, 2013-2018
% On Time201320142015201620172018*Rank**
Departure81%78%78%76%76%82%11
Arrival80%77%77%76%75%81%12
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure53.0353.0455.0556.3558.2358.268
Arrival52.6153.1554.8255.1856.5157.538
% Cancelled
Total1.09%1.12%1.05%0.89%0.98%0.83%8
Number of Flights (000)
Total224.8221.9212.4213.0214.3220.3
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total131313111112
* November 2017 - October 2018 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, November 2017 - October 2018.