Hawaiian Airlines tops on-time ratings


(AP) The federal government counts a flight as on-time if it arrives within 14 minutes of schedule.

Here are the government’s rankings of the 14 leading airlines and their on-time performance in April:

1. Hawaiian Airlines, 94.0 percent

2. Alaska Airlines, 90.3 percent

3. Virgin America, 86.5 percent

4. Delta Air Lines, 85.2 percent

5. AirTran Airways, 84.6 percent*

6. US Airways, 83.3 percent**

7. American Airlines, 82.3 percent**

8. United Airlines, 81.8 percent

9. SkyWest, 80.9 percent

10. Frontier Airlines, 79.7 percent

11. JetBlue Airways, 77.4 percent

12. Envoy, 75.2 percent***

13. Southwest Airlines, 74.2 percent*

14. ExpressJet, 74.2 percent

Total for all reporting airlines: 79.6 percent

* owned by Southwest Airlines Co.

** owned by American Airlines Group Inc.

*** formerly American Eagle

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation

 

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