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New Orleans, LA: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International (MSY)Scheduled Services except Freight/MailBTS Data as of 2/22/2018
Summary Data (U.S. Flights Only)Carrier Shares for December 2016 - November 2017
Passengers*2016**2017**%ChgRank***
Arrival5,475k5,835k6.58%37
Departure5,472k5,849k6.89%37
Scheduled Flights
Departures52,14352,9991.64%45
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total107m110m2.06%66
Carriers
Scheduled22234.55%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending November of each year.
*** Among 813 U.S. airports, 12 months ending November 2017
CarrierPassengersShare
Southwest 4,37437.43%
Delta 1,95516.74%
American 1,53913.18%
United 1,32311.33%
Spirit 8277.08%
Other1,66514.25%
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.
** 2017 represents data for December 2016 - November 2017.
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, 2012-2017
% On Time201220132014201520162017*Rank**
Departure84%81%79%82%83%80%N/A
Arrival81%79%77%81%82%80%N/A
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure54.3052.1356.8561.7260.9161.77N/A
Arrival48.2450.4352.5256.0055.0255.09N/A
% Cancelled
Total1.49%0.76%1.47%0.99%0.81%1.44%N/A
Number of Flights (000)
Total38.043.340.542.543.546.9
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total121311121011
* January - December 2017 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, January - December 2017.