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New Orleans, LA: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International (MSY)Scheduled Services except Freight/MailBTS Data as of 1/27/2021
Summary Data (U.S. Flights Only)Carrier Shares for November 2019 - October 2020
Passengers*2019**2020**%ChgRank***
Arrival6,688k3,306k-50.57%36
Departure6,702k3,344k-50.10%36
Scheduled Flights
Departures57,96436,381-37.24%46
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total124m128m3.37%65
Carriers
Scheduled20215.00%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending October of each year.
*** Among 776 U.S. airports, 12 months ending October 2020
CarrierPassengersShare
Southwest 2,36035.48%
Delta 97314.63%
American 93714.10%
Spirit 84012.64%
United 67910.20%
Other86212.95%
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.
** 2020 represents data for November 2019 - October 2020.
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, 2015-2020
% On Time201520162017201820192020*Rank**
Departure82%83%80%79%79%75%N/A
Arrival81%82%80%80%79%79%N/A
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure61.7260.9161.7761.7564.3654.37N/A
Arrival56.0055.0255.0957.5859.9357.01N/A
% Cancelled
Total0.99%0.81%1.44%1.18%1.86%0.42%N/A
Number of Flights (000)
Total42.543.546.955.958.24.8
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total121011171616
* December 2019 - November 2020 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, December 2019 - November 2020.