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Table 7 Diverted Flights - Tarmac Times by Hour Block April 2009

Table 7 Diverted Flights - Tarmac Times by Hour Block April 2009

Tarmac Time: Longest single time away from airport gate at the diversion airport or airports.
Number of flights by longest tarmac time at diversion airport. Does not include taxi-out time at origin airport or taxi-in at scheduled destination. Airlines ranked by number of diverted flights.

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  Total
Flights
Diverted Flights Tarmac Times (longest single time in minutes)
0-14 15-29 30-59 60-119 120-179 180-239 240-299 300+ Total 180+
American 45,605 181 24 32 35 73 17 0 0 0 0
Southwest 96,875 178 144 22 8 3 1 0 0 0 0
Delta 35,184 150 21 24 26 52 18 9 0 0 9
ExpressJet 24,642 114 48 29 25 12 0 0 0 0 0
AirTran 20,510 111 40 35 16 19 1 0 0 0 0
Continental 22,040 110 49 36 17 6 1 1 0 0 1
Atlantic Southeast 24,770 106 55 37 10 3 1 0 0 0 0
American Eagle 35,759 103 28 31 19 22 2 1 0 0 1
SkyWest 44,568 82 51 23 4 4 0 0 0 0 0
United 31,387 63 22 12 8 13 7 1 0 0 1
Pinnacle 22,039 59 23 20 13 3 0 0 0 0 0
US Airways 34,691 58 28 21 6 3 0 0 0 0 0
JetBlue 16,899 53 29 10 11 3 0 0 0 0 0
Mesa 20,421 53 21 19 8 4 1 0 0 0 0
Comair 13,686 44 22 16 4 2 0 0 0 0 0
Northwest 24,675 28 11 6 6 5 0 0 0 0 0
Alaska 11,060 14 10 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Frontier 7,106 7 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hawaiian 5,876 7 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
All Airlines 537,793 1,521 635 381 217 227 49 12 0 0 12

Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics