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Los Angeles, CA: Los Angeles International (LAX)Scheduled Services except Freight/MailBTS Data as of 11/19/2018
Summary Data (U.S. Flights Only)Carrier Shares for September 2017 - August 2018
Passengers*2017**2018**%ChgRank***
Arrival28,894k29,794k3.12%3
Departure28,985k29,857k3.01%3
Scheduled Flights
Departures258,427258,5720.06%5
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total1,721m1,899m10.34%6
Carriers
Scheduled2422-8.33%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending August of each year.
*** Among 791 U.S. airports, 12 months ending August 2018
CarrierPassengersShare
American 11,27518.90%
Delta 10,19317.09%
Southwest 9,67816.22%
United 9,08815.24%
Alaska 3,8196.40%
Other15,59826.15%
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 September 2017 - August 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%10
Arrival80%77%77%76%75%82%14
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure53.0353.0455.0556.3558.2358.578
Arrival52.6153.1554.8255.1856.5157.549
% Cancelled
Total1.09%1.12%1.05%0.89%0.98%0.88%8
Number of Flights (000)
Total224.8221.9212.4213.0214.3219.7
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total131313111112
* September 2017 - August 2018 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, September 2017 - August 2018.