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New Orleans, LA: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International (MSY)Scheduled Services except Freight/MailBTS Data as of 2/16/2019
Summary Data (U.S. Flights Only)Carrier Shares for December 2017 - November 2018
Passengers*2017**2018**%ChgRank***
Arrival5,835k6,441k10.38%37
Departure5,849k6,452k10.32%37
Scheduled Flights
Departures52,99956,3746.37%44
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total110m119m8.82%64
Carriers
Scheduled2322-4.35%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending November of each year.
*** Among 794 U.S. airports, 12 months ending November 2018
CarrierPassengersShare
Southwest 4,68136.31%
Delta 2,02915.74%
American 1,61812.55%
United 1,47511.44%
Spirit 1,32410.27%
Other1,76613.70%
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.
** 2018 represents data for December 2017 - November 2018.
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, 2013-2018
% On Time201320142015201620172018*Rank**
Departure81%79%82%83%80%76%N/A
Arrival79%77%81%82%80%79%N/A
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure52.1356.8561.7260.9161.7759.91N/A
Arrival50.4352.5256.0055.0255.0950.03N/A
% Cancelled
Total0.76%1.47%0.99%0.81%1.44%2.08%N/A
Number of Flights (000)
Total43.340.542.543.546.94.1
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total131112101117
* December 2017 - November 2018 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, December 2017 - November 2018.