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Los Angeles, CA: Los Angeles International (LAX)Scheduled Services except Freight/MailBTS Data as of 10/16/2019
Summary Data (U.S. Flights Only)Carrier Shares for August 2018 - July 2019
Passengers*2018**2019**%ChgRank***
Arrival29,731k30,232k1.69%4
Departure29,787k30,301k1.73%4
Scheduled Flights
Departures258,365256,919-0.56%5
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total1,881m1,905m1.28%6
Carriers
Scheduled22220.00%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending July of each year.
*** Among 781 U.S. airports, 12 months ending July 2019
CarrierPassengersShare
American 12,10420.00%
Delta 10,98818.15%
Southwest 9,66115.96%
United 9,09415.02%
Alaska 5,3238.79%
Other13,36322.08%
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.
** 2019 represents data for August 2018 - July 2019.
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, 2014-2019
% On Time201420152016201720182019*Rank**
Departure78%78%76%76%81%80%10
Arrival77%77%76%75%81%80%13
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure53.0455.0556.3558.2358.0261.8610
Arrival53.1554.8255.1856.5158.0562.7610
% Cancelled
Total1.12%1.05%0.89%0.98%0.86%1.23%12
Number of Flights (000)
Total221.9212.4213.0214.3221.5220.2
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total131311111211
* September 2018 - August 2019 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, September 2018 - August 2019.