Whose performance was on-time?Whose performance was on-time?https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=155582017-01-13T06:00:00Z2017-01-13T22:25:00Z

​​TEXAS – Dallas Fort Worth International Airport is one of the best in the world for on-time arrivals and departures.

Tokyo Haneda ranked first worldwide in on-time performance for major airports, at 87.5 percent.

Southwest Airlines ranked fifth and American ranked eighth in on-time flights last year among North American carriers, according to an OAG Punctuality League 2016 report.

In the United States, Detroit Metropolitan Airport ranked third overall at 84.6 percent on-time. 

Other major U.S. airports to make the top 20 globally were Atlanta (4th), Minneapolis (5th), Seattle (6th), Phoenix (10th), Charlotte (11th), Denver (14th), Orlando (18th) and Las Vegas (19th).​

Flights are counted as on-time if they are within 15 minutes of their scheduled arrival or departure.

The Top 10 North American airlines by on-time performance​:

1. Hawaiian Airlines, 89.9 percent

2. Alaska Airlines, 86.1 percent

3. Delta Air Lines, 84.3 percent (Atlanta-based)

4. Westjet, 81.4 percent

5. Southwest Airlines, 81.1 percent (Dallas-based)

6. United Airlines, 80 percent (Chicago-based​)

7. Sun Country, 79.1 percent

8. American Airlines, 78.4 percent

9. Frontier Airlines, 76.7 percent

10. Virgin America, 76.4 percent
Dallas Business Journal
Infrastructure & Transportation
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