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New Orleans, LA: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International (MSY)Scheduled Services except Freight/MailBTS Data as of 3/25/2019
Summary Data (U.S. Flights Only)Carrier Shares for January - December 2018
Passengers*2017**2018**%ChgRank***
Arrival5,897k6,451k9.39%37
Departure5,910k6,465k9.40%37
Scheduled Flights
Departures53,22756,4346.03%44
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total110m120m9.31%64
Carriers
Scheduled22220.00%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending December of each year.
*** Among 798 U.S. airports, 12 months ending December 2018
CarrierPassengersShare
Southwest 4,67636.20%
Delta 2,04015.79%
American 1,64112.70%
United 1,49011.54%
Spirit 1,32410.25%
Other1,74613.52%
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 January - December 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%79%N/A
Arrival79%77%81%82%80%80%N/A
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure52.1356.8561.7260.9161.7761.75N/A
Arrival50.4352.5256.0055.0255.0957.58N/A
% Cancelled
Total0.76%1.47%0.99%0.81%1.44%1.18%N/A
Number of Flights (000)
Total43.340.542.543.546.955.9
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total131112101117
* January - December 2018 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, January - December 2018.