Q. Where can I find data and statistics on air travel and air carriers?
Data may be reported monthly, quarterly or semiannually
Data includes traffic, financial, and on-time performance
TranStats airline databases
Detailed instructions on how to access Airline On-Time Statistics
FAA Administrator's Fact Book: Overview of traffic, financial, infrastructure data
Air Traffic Activity Data System: Airport take-offs and landings, both local and itinerant, including general aviation and air taxis, military flights, by day/month/year
General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Surveys: Traffic, conditions and equipment
Air Travel Consumer Report: Monthly and 12-month totals for flight delays, mishandled baggage, oversale, consumer complaints, customer service reports, and airline reports of animal loss, injury, and death
NTL Reference Librarians provide services for the transportation community and general public. Specific services are:
- Basic research assistance with Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) publications and data products
- Assistance with access to information resources in ROSA P
- Referrals to operating administrations within US DOT
These FAQs cover topics related to BTS. Please see the DOT homepage for access to all DOT Administrations.
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