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									Air Carrier Profile
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Financial                                      1960           1970             1980                1990                 1994                  1995                 1996                 1997                 1998                 1999                  2000
Operating revenues (thousand dollars)
               a,b
Domestic total                             2,178,339      7,180,161       26,440,297       57,960,508           65,948,993            70,885,050            76,890,526           82,249,568           86,493,789           90,931,479            98,689,586
                                           f              f               g                i                    i                     i                    i                    i                    i                    i                     i
  Majors, all services                     1,942,635      6,272,775       23,012,073       53,333,552           59,846,676            64,317,169            70,036,709           74,942,391           77,650,810           82,615,015            89,103,057
                                                                                               j                    j                     j                    j                    j                    j                    j                     j
  Nationals, all services                      146,481        736,831         3,182,418        4,167,552            5,465,021             5,935,773            5,990,391            6,163,458            8,113,690            7,789,636             9,016,171
                                                                                                   k                    k                     k                    k                k                        k                    k                     k
   Large regionals, all services                     N            N              245,806           459,404                  637,296           632,108              863,426          1,143,719                729,289                  526,828               570,359
International total                            705,938    2,109,497            6,442,144    17,990,355           22,364,429            23,433,483           25,046,820           27,318,034           26,971,289           28,106,973            30,773,164
                                                                              h            i                    i                     i                    i                    i                    i                    i                     i
  Majors, all services                         705,938    2,109,497            5,976,221    16,761,376           19,222,842            19,892,111           21,524,274           23,608,853           23,356,233           24,671,152            27,532,228
                                                                                                   j                j                     j                    j                    j                    j                    j                     j
  Nationals, all services                             N              N          465,923            901,352          2,697,137             3,282,606            3,326,467            3,376,014            3,161,212            3,142,217             2,853,515
                                                                                                   k                    k                     k                    k                    k                    k                    k                     k
  Large regionals, all services                       N              N                N            327,627                  444,450           258,766              196,079              333,166              453,844                  293,604               387,420
       Total certificateda                 2,884,877      9,289,658       32,882,441       75,950,863           88,313,422            94,318,533           101,937,346          109,567,602          113,465,078          119,038,452           129,462,750
Operating expenses (thousand dollars)
               a
Domestic total                             2,052,094      7,001,668       26,465,999       58,953,086           63,757,937            66,119,699            71,573,073           75,731,215           78,388,515           84,328,320            93,111,990
                                                                          g                i                    i                     i                    i                    i                    i                    i                     i
  Majors, all services                     1,907,785      6,256,039       23,150,527       54,209,401           57,824,115            59,721,080            64,793,763           68,307,270           70,114,852           76,506,077            83,784,507
                                                                                               j                    j                     j                    j                    j                    j                    j                     j
  Nationals, all services                      144,309        745,629         3,058,289        4,297,823            5,285,783             5,750,372            5,847,797            6,163,923            7,500,451            7,299,934             8,726,001
                                                                                                   k                    k                     k                    k                k                        k                    k                     k
   Large regionals, all services                     N            N              257,183           445,862                  648,039           648,247              931,513          1,260,021                773,212                  522,309               601,482
International total                            665,660    2,065,605            6,642,095    18,914,480           21,842,021            22,335,257           24,155,203           25,249,593           25,748,752           26,307,097            29,276,999
                                                                              h            i                    i                     i                    i                    i                    i                    i                     i
  Majors, all services                         665,660    2,065,605            6,171,366    17,746,006           18,875,302            19,061,258           20,807,517           21,688,642           22,321,441           23,218,938            26,268,247
                                                                                                   j                j                     j                    j                    j                    j                    j                     j
  Nationals, all services                             N              N          470,729            853,361          2,503,462             3,025,707            3,166,097            3,253,249            3,014,282            2,815,341             2,609,008
                                                                                                   k                    k                     k                    k                    k                    k                    k                     k
  Large regionals, all services                       N              N                N            315,113                  463,257           248,292              181,589              307,702              413,029                  272,819               399,744
       Total certificateda                 2,717,754      9,067,273       33,108,094       77,867,566           85,599,958            88,454,956            95,728,276          100,980,807          104,137,267          110,635,417           122,388,989
Inventoryc
                   e
Number of carriers
Total domestic and internationall                  55                39               66                  59                    80                   89                   90                   82
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    R
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    80                    82                    75
  Majors                                            N                 N               14                  12                    11                   11                   12                   13                    13                   13                    14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    R
  Nationals                                           N              N                18                  15                    23                   27                   31                   31                    27                   31                    32
  Regionals                                           N              N                34                  32                    46                   51                   47                   38                   40                    38                    29
Number of aircraft available for service
Total domestic and internationalm                2,135          2,690             2,818                 4,727                 5,221                5,567                5,961                5,770                6,144                 6,254                 6,522
  Majors                                             N              N             2,071                 3,854                 4,085                4,039                4,422                4,352                4,605                 4,711                 5,118
  Nationals                                          N              N               432                   650                   819                1,143                1,167                  967                1,113                 1,319                 1,182
  Regionals                                          N              N               315                   223                   317                  385                  372                  451                  426                   224                   222
Number of employees
Total domestic and internationall              169,872        304,690           354,264            588,926              585,427               610,363              634,866              656,243
                                                                                                                                                                                                             R
                                                                                                                                                                                                             696,408                  728,495               732,049
  Majors                                       118,189        214,021           318,973            549,100              526,379               533,313              564,631              597,953              623,389                  650,267               672,294
                                                                                                                                                                                                             R
  Nationals                                     12,470         24,913            29,922                32,077               46,670                59,444               56,586               47,662            59,620                   68,138                56,056
  Regionals                                          N              N             5,369                 7,749               12,378                17,606               13,649               10,628               13,399                10,090                 3,699
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Performance                                     1960            1970               1980                     1990                        1994                      1995                     1996                     1997                     1998                     1999                      2000
Aircraft revenue-miles (thousands)
           b
Domestic
                                  a         n               n                  o                        p                           p                         p                        p                        p                        p                        p                         p
   Certificated, all services               858,451          2,067,598          2,523,375               3,963,263                   4,379,830                 4,629,394                4,811,453                4,910,948                5,034,691                5,332,483                 5,645,804
                         a                                                                              q                           q                         q                        q                        q                        q                        q                         q
   Major, all services                      716,961          1,778,065          2,113,669               3,547,339                   3,760,064                 3,953,287                4,083,664                4,191,113                4,260,052                4,598,092                 4,784,789
                             a                                                                              r                           r                         r                        r                        r                        r                        r                             r
   Nationals, all services                      94,794          247,055            330,528                  351,946                         519,312               569,641                  614,519                  594,241                  702,913                      668,646                   796,777
                                      a                                                                         s                           s                         s                        s                    s                            s                        s                             s
   Large regionals, all services                       N               N               56,995                   60,542                       78,573                   85,363                   96,573               112,682                      51,199                    47,438                       45,651
International
                              a                                                    t                        u                           u                         u                    u                        u                        u                        u                         u
   Certificated, all services               181,605             474,666            400,971                  760,338                         979,765               997,658              1,043,313                1,113,816                1,192,489                1,225,218                 1,272,885
                         a                                                                                  v                           v                         v                        v                        v                    v                        v                         v
   Major, all services                                 N               N           330,391                  666,231                         809,242               822,283                  859,483                  917,109              1,003,726                1,053,219                 1,115,278
   Nationals, all servicesa                            N               N               66,499
                                                                                                                w
                                                                                                                48,812                  w
                                                                                                                                            119,839               w
                                                                                                                                                                  141,870                  w
                                                                                                                                                                                           150,147                  w
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    145,821                  w
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             145,494                  w
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          138,135               w
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    125,806
                                      a                                                                         x                           x                         x                        x                        x                        x                        x                             x
   Large regionals, all services                       N               N                2,948                   60,542                       41,067                   27,761                   22,519                   47,138                   40,398                    29,474                       27,520
   Medium regionals, all services,
                                a                                                                                   y                       y                         y                        y                        y                        y                        y                             y
     Domestic and international                        N               N               23,204                       9,017                    31,500                   28,847                   27,861                   16,660                   21,024                    22,697                       22,868
                              a
         Total certificated                1,040,056         2,542,264          2,924,346               4,723,601                   5,359,595                 5,627,052                5,854,766                6,024,764                6,227,180                6,557,701                 6,918,689
Aircraft revenue-hours
Domesticb
   Certificated, all servicesa             3,672,900         5,133,161
                                                                               o
                                                                                6,247,795               p
                                                                                                        9,717,375               p
                                                                                                                                10,721,374                p
                                                                                                                                                          11,378,134               p
                                                                                                                                                                                   11,871,886               p
                                                                                                                                                                                                            12,060,253               p
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     12,445,483               p
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              13,091,273                p
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        13,839,361
                         a                                                                              q                           q                         q                        q                        q                        q                    q                         q
   Major, all services                     2,802,317         4,066,480          4,941,327               8,524,236                   8,864,840                 9,257,260                9,584,525                9,828,418                9,957,390            10,863,178                11,309,022
   Nationals, all servicesa                 606,146             908,935            919,187
                                                                                                        r
                                                                                                        1,016,491                   r
                                                                                                                                    1,579,771                 r
                                                                                                                                                              1,839,835                r
                                                                                                                                                                                       1,981,219                r
                                                                                                                                                                                                                1,882,975                r
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         2,299,916                r
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2,053,335                 r
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2,373,156
                                      a                                                                     s                           s                         s                        s                        s                        s                        s                         s
   Large regionals, all services                       N               N           267,522                  167,826                         223,951               223,007                  260,985                  315,506                  143,197                      126,602                   110,686
International
                              a                                                    t                    u                           u                         u                        u                        u                        u                        u                         u
   Certificated, all services               608,736             977,325            819,518              1,556,760                   1,978,381                 2,021,060                2,113,467                2,235,441                2,394,095                2,456,726                 2,574,483
                         a                                                                              v                           v                         v                        v                        v                        v                        v                         v
   Major, all services                                 N               N           668,199              1,351,349                   1,607,155                 1,634,465                1,712,416                1,819,583                1,992,776                2,090,817                 2,223,900
   Nationals, all servicesa                            N               N           140,329
                                                                                                            w
                                                                                                            101,533                     w
                                                                                                                                            251,902               w
                                                                                                                                                                  314,066                  w
                                                                                                                                                                                           329,311                  w
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    309,948                  w
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             311,540                  w
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          290,582               w
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    283,008
                                      a                                                                         x                           x                         x                        x                        x                        x                        x                             x
   Large regionals, all services                       N               N                7,583                   88,641                       97,967                   59,572                   48,619                   97,304                   83,437                    62,658                       58,565
   Medium regionals, all services,
     Domestic and internationala                       N               N           123,411
                                                                                                                y
                                                                                                                24,059                      y
                                                                                                                                             74,169                   y
                                                                                                                                                                      70,989                   y
                                                                                                                                                                                               68,278                   y
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        41,960                   y
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 51,322                   y
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           60,827                       y
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        55,507
                              a
         Total certificated                4,281,636         6,110,486          7,190,724           11,298,194                  12,699,755                13,399,194               13,985,353               14,295,694               14,839,578               15,547,999                16,413,844
Revenue passenger-miles (thousands)
Domesticb
                                                                           o                    p                           p                         p                        p                        p                        p                        p                         p
   Certificated, all services             31,098,944       108,441,978     204,367,599          345,872,950                 388,398,689               403,887,802              434,651,687              450,612,482              463,262,198              488,356,869               515,367,414
                                                                                                q                           q                         q                        q                        q                        q                        q                         q
   Majors, all services                   29,430,428        99,903,229     182,984,795          327,112,620                 352,063,855               368,701,100              395,099,254              410,906,050              421,217,665              451,399,646               472,284,794
                                                                                                    r                           r                         r                        r                        r                        r                        r                         r
   Nationals, all services                 1,170,779         7,642,071         20,466,712           16,756,818                  31,339,182                29,255,179               33,000,546               33,241,082               37,699,063               33,267,469                39,335,123
                                                                                                        s                           s                         s                        s                        s                        s                        s                         s
   Large regionals, all services                       N               N           711,868              1,752,615                   3,757,414                 4,381,267                5,443,071                5,778,338                3,124,802                2,627,816                 2,729,491
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Performance (continued)                          1960            1970              1980                      1990                              1994                           1995                              1996                              1997                              1998                          1999                        2000
International
                                             n               n                t                      u                             u                              u                                 u                                 u                                 u                                 u                           u
   Certificated, all services                 8,950,672       39,695,392       63,354,387            126,362,697                   149,107,689                    154,869,249                       161,512,010                       169,356,100                       172,255,197                       180,269,038                 192,611,975
                                                                                                     v                             v                              v                                 v                                 v                                 v                                 u                           v
   Majors, all services                                 N                N     54,318,160            118,268,507                   133,299,897                    137,986,520                       145,330,811                       153,564,956                       157,398,986                       168,175,060                 181,585,899
                                                                                                         w                             w                              w                                 w                                 w                                 w                                 w                           w
   Nationals, all services                              N                N        8,659,592              6,794,533                     13,459,194                     16,128,695                        14,681,127                        13,616,245                        13,471,798                        9,649,710                    7,793,324
                                                                                                         x                                 x                                  x                                 x                             x                                 x                             x                           x
   Large regionals, all services                        N                N         330,288               1,219,706                         1,964,944                          676,925                           505,337                       2,148,486                         1,097,330                     2,145,931                    3,035,864
   Medium regionals, all services,
                                a                                                                            y                             y                              y                                 y                                     y                             y                             y                           y
     Domestic and international                         N                N         250,571                   330,848                       1,621,892                      1,627,365                         2,103,551                             713,425                       1,507,751                     1,360,275                    1,214,894
                              a
         Total certificated                  40,049,616      148,137,370      267,972,557            472,566,495                   537,506,378                    558,757,051                       596,163,697                       619,968,582                       635,517,395                       668,625,907                 707,979,389
Average passenger revenue/passenger-mile
(Domestic, scheduled service)                         6.09             6.00                11.49                     13.43                             13.12                          13.48                             13.76                             13.97                             14.08                         13.72                       14.37
Average passenger fare
(Domestic, scheduled service)                        30.01            40.65                84.60                 107.86                            103.21                         106.66                            110.37                            114.10                            114.34                         113.75                      120.24
Revenue passenger enplanements (thousands)
Domesticb
   Certificated, all servicesa                   n
                                                 56,352          n
                                                                 153,662           o
                                                                                   275,182                   p
                                                                                                             428,767                           p
                                                                                                                                                   489,351                    p
                                                                                                                                                                              506,789                           p
                                                                                                                                                                                                                538,394                           p
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  548,735                           p
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    566,951                       p
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      589,170                 p
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  615,771
                         a                                                                                   q                                 q                              q                                 q                                 q                                 q                             q                           q
   Major, all services                           48,678          122,866           223,237                   393,927                               428,328                    441,650                           466,743                           478,253                           486,903                           519,760                     537,394
                             a                                                                                   r                                 r                              r                                 r                                 r                                 r                             r                           r
   Nationals, all services                           5,949           26,726            47,145                    32,015                             53,361                        55,656                            62,183                            61,316                            74,281                         65,072                      74,606
                                   a                                                                                 s                                 s                              s                                 s                                 s                                 s                             s                           s
   Large regionals, all services                        N                N                 3,748                     2,566                             6,138                          7,136                             7,887                             8,203                             4,352                         3,152                       2,448
International
   Certificated, all servicesa                       5,904           16,620
                                                                                       t
                                                                                       26,514                    u
                                                                                                                 46,126                            u
                                                                                                                                                    51,330                        u
                                                                                                                                                                                  52,864                            u
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    54,515                            u
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      56,767                            u
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        57,759                        u
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       57,702                     u
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   60,729
                         a                                                                                       v                                 v                              v                                 v                                 v                                 v                             v                           v
   Major, all services                                  N                N             23,949                    42,207                             42,702                        44,155                            46,302                            48,614                            49,610                         50,604                      53,151
                             a                                                                                       w                                 w                              w                                 w                                 w                                 w                             w                           w
   Nationals, all services                              N                N                 2,343                     2,632                             6,608                          8,114                             7,401                             6,896                             7,038                         5,446                       5,272
                                   a                                                                                 x                                 x                                  x                                 x                             x                                     x                         x                           x
   Large regionals, all services                        N                N                     149                   1,246                             1,741                                  556                               405                       1,231                                     940                   1,404                       2,061
   Medium regionals, all services,
                                a                                                                                        y                             y                              y                                 y                                     y                             y                             y                           y
     Domestic and international                         N                N                 1,125                             300                       1,803                          2,386                             1,988                                     989                       1,586                         1,434                       1,568
                              a
         Total certificated                      62,256          169,922           302,821                   475,193                           540,681                        559,653                           592,909                           605,502                           624,710                           646,872                     676,500
Revenue passenger
Load factor (%) (scheduled service)
        b
Domestic
                                                                                           o                             p                                                                p                                 p                                 p                                 p                             p                           p
   Certificated                                       58.5             48.9                 58.0                         60.4                              64.7                           65.4                              67.9                              69.1                              70.0                          69.8                        71.2
                                                                                                                         q                                                                q                                 q                                 q                                 q                             q                           q
   Majors                                             59.5             49.3                 58.1                         60.6                              65.0                           65.7                              68.5                              69.7                              70.4                          70.3                        71.6
                                                                                                                         r                                                                r                                 r                                 r                                 r                             r                           r
   Nationals                                          41.9             43.6                 58.4                         56.6                              62.6                           61.9                              61.5                              63.2                              65.1                          64.7                        66.5
                                                                                                                         s                                                                    s                             s                                 s                                 s                             s                           s
   Large regionals                                      N                N                  47.7                         48.7                              60.0                               56                            60.4                              60.7                              58.8                          42.4                        47.4
International
                                                                                           t                             u                                                                u                                 u                                 u                                 u                             u                           u
   Certificated                                       62.2             53.0                 62.8                         69.1                              70.6                           71.8                              73.3                              74.1                              72.8                          74.4                        76.0
                                                                                                                         v                                                                v                                 v                                 v                                 v                             v                           v
   Majors                                               N                N                  62.8                         69.1                              70.8                           72.1                              73.7                              74.4                              72.9                          74.5                        76.1
                                                                                                                         w                                                                w                                 w                                 w                                 w                             w                           w
   Nationals                                            N                N                  65.5                         73.4                              68.2                           67.7                              67.8                              69.6                              70.9                          73.7                        73.4
                                                                                                                         x                                                                x                                     x                             x                                 x                                 x                       X
   Large regionals                                      N                N                  73.9                         66.5                              46.8                           44.5                                  0.0                           64.9                              46.0                              U                       58.0
   Medium regionals, all services,
      Domestic and internationala
                                                                                           y                                 y                                                            y                                 y                                 y                                 y                             y                           y
                                                        N                N                  46.7                             0.0                           53.8                           59.3                              66.7                              49.7                              58.2                          58.3                        50.8
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Performance (continued)                            1960               1970               1980                 1990           1994               1995                 1996                  1997                 1998                 1999                  2000
U.S. international passenger travel
Total passenger-arrivals (thousands)
      Flag of carrier
                                                   z                   z                 AA                   AA                                BB                   AA                    AA                   AA                   AA                    AA
  United States                                     1,332               5,531             10,031                  19,145      23,291                24,582                25,148               26,744               27,390                27,462                29,837
  Foreign                                           1,234               4,343             10,231                  17,269      20,527                22,328               24,704                27,571               28,791               30,324                32,380
Total passenger-departures (thousands)
      Flag of carrier
  United States                                     1,200               4,949                 9,369               17,628      21,355                22,231               22,901                24,302               24,513               25,457                27,431
  Foreign                                           1,136               4,147                 9,886               16,418      18,993                20,795               22,884                25,382               26,350               28,399                30,068
                                    d
Total revenue ton-miles (thousands)
          b
Domestic
                                           n                  n                  o                    p                                 p                    p                     p                    p                    p                     p
   Certificated, all services              3,732,949          13,876,802         24,964,907           43,651,162           50,631,589   52,910,081           56,326,750            58,658,887           60,199,459           63,032,722             66,297,278
                                                                                                      q                                 q                    q                     q                    q                    q                     q
   Majors, all services                    3,332,483          12,589,057         21,427,534           39,107,033           44,952,734   47,015,642           50,096,661            52,254,323           53,424,349           56,696,427             59,179,586
                                                                                                          r                                 r                        r                 r                    r                    r                     r
   Nationals, all services                     121,157                850,477        3,336,057            3,561,283         4,510,285       4,996,345                231,398           5,317,576            6,012,665            5,705,158             6,429,167
                                                                                                              s                                 s                    s                     s                    s                    s                     s
   Large regionals, all services                          N                  N           180,042              945,929       1,002,552           718,659                  863,449           971,942              508,172                  507,053               571,773
International
                                                                                     t                u                                 u                    u                     u                    u                    u                     u
   Certificated, all services              1,291,336              6,308,701          9,689,067        19,975,915           24,879,791   26,295,684           28,177,721            30,944,299           31,481,513           32,810,136             34,723,712
                                                                                                      v                                 v                    v                     v                    v                    v                     v
   Majors, all services                                   N                  N       7,377,733        17,803,825           20,681,991   21,517,789           22,880,295            24,971,379           25,794,344           27,949,876             30,601,951
                                                                                                          w                                 w                    w                     w                    w                    w                     w
   Nationals, all services                                N                  N       2,261,534            1,229,849         3,201,089       4,116,380            4,603,920             4,657,365            4,376,654            4,257,520             3,513,451
                                                                                                              x                                 x                    x                 x                    x                        x                     x
   Large regionals, all services                          N                  N            44,438              835,701        862,184            513,476                  396,142       1,240,303            1,269,602                    566,689               576,046
   Medium regionals, all services
                              a                                                                               y                                 y                    y                     y                    y                    y                     y
   Domestic and international                             N                  N            28,178              143,457        300,545            327,474                  432,606           190,298              265,186                  160,135               149,016
                              a
      Total certificated                   5,024,285          20,185,503         34,682,153           63,770,534           75,511,380   79,205,765           84,504,471            89,603,186           91,650,972           95,842,858            101,020,990
Revenue ton-miles of freight (thousands)
              b
   Domestic
                                                                                     o                    p                             p                    p                     p                    p                    p                     p
      Certificated, all services               552,756            2,708,900          4,528,316            9,063,864        11,802,778   12,520,057           12,860,845            13,601,412           13,839,605           14,201,933             14,759,988
                                                                                                          q                             q                    q                     q                    q                    q                     q
      Majors, all services                     321,176                       U       3,129,087            6,395,767         9,746,354   10,145,537           10,586,741            11,163,518           11,302,583           11,556,463             11,951,106
                                                                                                          r                                 r                    r                     r                    r                    r                     r
      Nationals, all services                       3,850                    U       1,289,510            1,885,600         1,387,322       2,070,570            1,931,201             1,993,498            2,239,140            2,378,206             2,495,453
                                                                                                              s                                 s                    s                     s                    s                    s                     s
      Large regionals, all services                       N                  N           108,864              770,670        626,842            280,512                  318,542           398,153              195,791                  249,706               298,820
   International
                                               n                  n                  t                    u                             u                    u                     u                    u                    u                     u
      Certificated, all services               268,156            1,566,105          3,353,371            7,339,660         9,970,189   10,854,620           12,031,634            14,008,685           14,262,373           14,782,231             15,461,273
                                                                                                          v                                 v                    v                     v                v                    v                     v
      Majors, all services                                N                  N       1,945,660            5,976,973         7,351,998       7,719,138            8,347,214             9,614,881        10,054,448           11,132,370             12,443,364
                                                                                                              w                             w                    w                     w                    w                    w                     w
      Nationals, all services                             N                  N       1,395,575                550,409       1,855,167       2,549,371            3,140,921             3,295,738            3,035,853            3,291,549             2,734,118
                                                                                                              x                                 x                    x                 x                    x                        x                     x
      Large regionals, all services                       N                  N            11,409              713,733        666,863            445,783                  345,609       1,025,455            1,159,869                    352,095               271,216
      Medium regionals, all services,
      Domestic and internationala                         N                  N                3,124
                                                                                                              y
                                                                                                              110,372        138,421
                                                                                                                                                y
                                                                                                                                                163,766              y
                                                                                                                                                                         222,251           y
                                                                                                                                                                                           118,854              y
                                                                                                                                                                                                                114,294                  y
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          23,775               y
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                27,184
                              a
         Total certificated                    820,907            3,755,436          7,884,811        16,513,896           21,772,967   23,374,677           24,892,479            27,610,097           28,101,978           28,984,164             30,221,261
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    continued
Air Carrier Profile continued
                                                                                                                                                                                      R         P
Safety                                                           1960            1970             1980            1990            1994       1995      1996      1997        1998     1999      2000
Air carrier fatalities
Operating under 14 CFR 121 (airlines)
                                                                                                      CC          CC                         CC        CC            CC                             CC
  Scheduled services                                                   N               N               0             39             239       166       342              3        1       12         92
  Nonscheduled services                                                N               N               1               0              0           2         38           5        0        0             0
Operating under 14 CFR 135
  Scheduled services (commuters)                                       N               N              37               7             25           9         14       46         0         12             5
                                                                                                                                                                              R
    Nonscheduled services (on–demand air taxis)                     N                N             105              51               63           52        63       39        45         38         71
        Totala                                                  DD
                                                                  499            DD
                                                                                   146             143              58              327       229       457          93
                                                                                                                                                                              R
                                                                                                                                                                               46         62        168
Air carrier accidents
Operating under 14 CFR 121 (airlines)
   Scheduled services                                                  N               N              15            22               19           34        32       44       43          48         49
                                                                                                                                                            R
  Nonscheduled services                                                N               N               4               2                 4        2          5           5        7        4             5
Operating under 14 CFR 135
                                                                                                                                                                     R
    Scheduled services (commuters)                                     N               N            38              15               10           12        11       16        8          13         12
    Nonscheduled services (on–demand air taxis)                        N               N           171             107               85           75        90       82       77          73         80
        Totala                                                   DD
                                                                    90            DD
                                                                                    55            R
                                                                                                   228             146              118       123      R
                                                                                                                                                        138      R
                                                                                                                                                                  147        135          138       146
Fatal air carrier accidents
Operating under 14 CFR 121 (airlines)
  Scheduled services                                                   N               N               0               6                 4        2         3            3        1        2             3
  Nonscheduled services                                                N               N               1               0                 0        1         2            1        0        0             0
Operating under 14 CFR 135
  Scheduled services (commuters)                                       N               N               8               4                 3        2         1            5        0        5             1
                                                                                                                                                                              R
    Nonscheduled services (on–demand air taxis)                        N               N              46            29               26           24        29       15        17         12         22
              a
        Total                                                    DD
                                                                    17             DD
                                                                                       8              55            39               33           29        35       24       R
                                                                                                                                                                               18         19         26
KEY: N = data do not exist; R = revised; U = data are not available.

a
  Totals include data not in table; thus totals may not be sum of table data.
b
  Domestic encompasses operations within and between the 50 states of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and
the Virgin Islands. It also encompasses Canadian and Mexican transborder operations (U.S. airlines only). All other operations are
considered international.
c
  Includes scheduled and nonscheduled (charter) operators. By Sec. 2 of the Airline Deregulation Act of 1978 "charter air carrier" and
"charter air transportation" replaced supplemental air carriers and supplemental air transportation, which were formerly Sec. 101(36)
and (37) of the Act. The 24 pre–deregulation supplemental carriers now have scheduled service authority.
d
  Total Revenue Ton–Miles includes Passenger, Freight, Express, and Mail.
e
  Total includes only those carriers whose report employment statistics to BTS' Office of Airline Information.

SOURCES: Unless otherwise noted, refer to chapter tables for sources.
f
  Civil Aeronautics Board, Handbook of Airline Statistics, 1969 and 1973 (Washington, DC), pp. 69, 71.
g
   Ibid., Air Carrier Financial Statistics , December 1981 (Washington, DC), pp. 3/28, 44.
h
   Ibid., pp. 42, 44.
i
  U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, (pre-1995, U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and
Special Programs Administration), Air Carrier Financial Statistics, (Washington, DC: Annual December issue) p. 3.
j
  Ibid., p. 37 and similar pages in earlier editions.
k
   Ibid., pp. 75-76 and similar pages in earlier editions.
l
  U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Office of Airline Information,
http://www.bts.gov/oai/employees/employcov.html as of Aug. 15, 2001.
m
    Ibid., personal communication, Aug. 17, 2001.
n
   Civil Aeronautics Board, Handbook of Airline Statistics, 1973, (Washington, DC), Part III, Tables 2, 4, 7, 13.
o
   Ibid., Air Carrier Traffic Statistics, December 1981 (Washington, DC), pp. 2, 5, 46, 84.
p
  U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, (pre-1995, U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and
Special Programs Administration), Air Carrier Traffic Statistics, (Washington, DC: Annual December issue), p. 2.
q
   Ibid., p. 5.
r
  Ibid., p. 64 and similar pages in earlier editions.
s
   Ibid., p. 145 and similar pages in earlier editions.
t
  Civil Aeronautics Board, Air Carrier Traffic Statistics, December 1981 (Washington, DC), pp. 3, 6, 85, 115.
u
  U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, (pre-1995, U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and
Special Programs Administration), Air Carrier Traffic Statistics, (Washington, DC: Annual December issue), p. 3.
v
   Ibid., p. 6
w
    Ibid., p. 65 and similar pages in earlier editions.
x
  Ibid., p. 146 and similar pages in earlier editions.
y
   Ibid., p. 190 and similar pages in earlier editions.
z
  U.S. Department of Justice, Immigration and Naturalization Service, Report of Passenger Travel Between the U.S. and Foreign
Countries, 1960, 1970 (Washington, DC).
AA
     U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Special Programs Administration, U.S. International Air Travel Statistics
(Washington, DC: Annual issues), tables IIa and IId.
BB
   U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, U.S. International Air Passenger Statistics Report, Calendar
Year 1995, (Washington, DC), tables IIa, IId.
CC
   National Transportation Safety Board, Internet site http://www.ntsb.gov/aviation/stats.htm as of Aug. 2001, tables 6 through 9.
DD
   Ibid., personal communication.

								
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