Analysis

World’s Biggest Airports in June 2021 (by Flights, Passengers & Cargo)

Here are the latest and official ICAO figures! We proudly present the world’s biggest airports in June 2021 – by the number of flights, passengers, and cargo volume. It is exciting to analyze the latest traffic figures and put together the world’s biggest airport ranking every month. As always, we clustered the ranking in three…

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3 European Airlines That Didn’t Cancel A Single Flight In September

We analyzed the performance of many European and Middle East airlines in September — especially in terms of cancellations. Here are three airlines that made the impossible possible and didn’t cancel a single flight in September. Of course, every airline tries to operate with the highest schedule stability possible. And every airline strives to cancel…

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Airport Statistic: How Many Daily Flights Do Airports Operate?

One of the most asked questions we receive is the number of daily flights a specific airport operates. So that’s why we want to provide some airport statistics and answer the question, “How many daily flights do airports operate.” How Many Daily Flights Do Airports Operate? Of course, there’s no one universal answer to the…

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Airline Statistic: How Many Daily Flights Do Airlines Operate?

One of the most asked questions we receive is the number of daily flights a specific airline operates. So that’s why we want to provide some airline statistics and answer the question, “How many daily flights do airlines operate.” How Many Daily Flights Do Airlines Operate? Of course, there’s no one universal answer to the…

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Eurowings Remains On Top — Airline Punctuality Awards August 2021

For the second month in a row, Eurowings wins the trophy of the “World’s most punctual airline.” Here’s the complete ranking of the top punctual airlines in August 2021. After overwhelming feedback on our latest airline on-time reports, we are thrilled to present the most punctual airlines of August 2021. Let’s quickly provide you with…

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Airline Traffic in September — Here Are The World’s Busiest Routes!

Discover the latest airline traffic figures. We’ve analyzed global traffic streams and present the world’s busiest airline routes in September — International, domestic, and regional. Based on the latest OAG data, we’ve analyzed the world’s airline traffic and present the busiest airline routes in September 2021. Additionally, we provide information about changes compared to last…

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Is Aegean Airlines on the way to becoming Europe’s most reliable airline?

In September, Aegean Airlines has delivered an exceptional performance concerning schedule reliability so far. We provide in-depth analysis and discuss if Aegean Airlines can become Europe’s most reliable airline in September (and beyond). When looking at Aegean’s schedule reliability in September, there’s one figure that has remained stable since 1st September: 100%. So far, up…

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Iberia and Vueling: Europe’s Airline Punctuality Champions

In September, Iberia and Vueling continued to deliver exceptional punctuality results. As a result, we took a deeper look at the carriers’ recent performance and provided the details. For many months (and years), Spain’s biggest airlines, Vueling and Iberia, have delivered an exceptional performance when it comes to flight punctuality. In fact, only a few…

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Daily Airline Performance & Operations Benchmark — 21st September ’21

Here’s the latest operational data from 38 renowned European and Middle East airlines. As always, we’ve benchmarked flight volume, on-time performance, and cancellations on the 21st of September. Here are the results! Airline Performance Benchmark — What it is about? The Daily Airline Performance & Operations Benchmark brings you operational key figures of 38 European…

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Daily Airline Performance & Operations Benchmark — 20th September ’21

Here’s the latest operational data from 38 renowned European and Middle East airlines. As always, we’ve benchmarked flight volume, on-time performance, and cancellations. Here are the results! Airline Performance Benchmark — What it is about? The Daily Airline Performance & Operations Benchmark brings you operational key figures of 38 European and Middle East airlines. Moreover,…

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Daily Airline Performance & Operations Benchmark — 19th September ’21

Here’s the latest operational data from 38 renowned European and Middle East airlines. As always, we’ve benchmarked flight volume, on-time performance, and cancellations. The Daily Airline Performance & Operations Benchmark brings you operational key figures of 38 European and Middle East airlines. Moreover, it provides you with the most up-to-date operational data. The benchmark looks…

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Wizz Air vs. easyJet: Operations Performance Benchmark

After the recent news about Wizz Air trying to take over easyJet, we wanted to take a closer look at both airlines’ operational performance. So here’s a comparison of Wizz Air’s and easyJet’s flight volume, punctuality, and schedule reliability. Many articles have been written about Wizz Air and easyJet in recent days and weeks. And…

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The Ultimate Airline Performance Benchmark — September Edition

The Ultimate Airline Performance Benchmark brings you operational key figures of 38 of Europe’s and Middle East’s biggest airlines! And: We benchmark the latest data from September in terms of flight volume, on-time performance, and schedule reliability! We’ve analyzed the latest performance of 38 European and Middle East airlines. As a result, we provide the…

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Emirates, Qatar Airways, Saudia: September Performance Forecast

Today’s edition of the airline performance forecast looks at Middle East’S biggest airlines: Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Saudia. For each airline, we provide September forecasts for flight volume, punctuality, and schedule reliability. During the last couple of months, we’ve put out many posts that analyze the past performance of airlines. For example, we recently looked…

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Middle East’s Biggest Airlines by Flight Volume — September Edition

Middle East airlines are —still— heavily impacted by Corona. As a result, the ranking of the Middle East’s biggest airlines continues to be different compared to pre-COVID. Today, we provide you with the latest ranking of Middle East’s biggest airlines by the number of flights in September. Middle East’s Biggest Airlines by Flight Volume —…

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Europe’s Biggest Airlines By Flight Volume — September (Forecast) Edition

With the continuing impact of COVID-19, the ranking of Europe’s biggest airlines changes every month. Today, we provide you with the latest ranking of Europe’s biggest airlines by the number of flights in September. Europe’s Biggest Airlines By Flight Volume — September Edition The pandemic continues to shuffle the ranking of Europe’s biggest airlines. That’s…

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easyJet, Ryanair, Wizz Air: September Performance Forecast

Here’s the most up-to-date performance forecast of Europe’s biggest low-cost airlines. We looked at flight volume, punctuality, and schedule reliability and provide you with a forecast for September! After forecasting performance figures of Spain’s and Portugal’s biggest airlines, we take a look at Europe’s biggest low-cost airlines. Therefore, we analyzed easyJet’s, Ryanair’s, and Wizz Air’s…

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Iberia, Vueling, TAP Air Portugal: September Performance Forecast

With today’s blog post, we introduce a new series called “Performance Forecast.” Based on the recent performance, we provide predictions for the current month. Therefore, we give a forecast in terms of punctuality, schedule reliability, and flight volume. For the first edition, we’ve selected Iberia, Vueling, and TAP Air Portugal. During the last couple of…

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Iberia: August Performance Report — Flights, Punctuality & Reliability

Today, we look at Spain’s flag carrier, Iberia, and how the airline performed in August. Therefore, we present the most comprehensive and up-to-date operations performance report about Iberia. We looked at the carrier’s flight volume, punctuality, and reliability in August. Here are the results! The monthly airline performance report looks at airline operations regarding flight…

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LOT Polish Airlines: August Performance Report — Flights, Punctuality & Reliability

We kick off the new week with another monthly performance analysis. Therefore, we present the most comprehensive and up-to-date operations performance report about LOT Polish Airlines. We looked at Poland’s flag carrier’s flight volume, punctuality, and reliability in August. Here are the results! After analyzing some of Europe’s flag carriers (e.g., Air France) and low-cost…

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Wizz Air: August Performance Report — Flights, Punctuality & Reliability

We continue our monthly analysis with Hungary’s Wizz Air. Therefore, we present the most comprehensive and latest operations performance report about the Hungarian low-cost carrier. We looked at Wizz Air’s flight volume, punctuality, and reliability in August. Here are the results! After analyzing some of Europe’s flag carriers (e.g., Air France) and Wizz Air’s main…

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British Airways: August Performance Report — Flights, Punctuality & Reliability

Today, we present the most comprehensive and latest operations performance report about U.K.’s flag carrier. We looked at British Airway’s flight volume, punctuality, and reliability in August. Here are the results! After analyzing some of Europe’s biggest airlines (Ryanair, easyJet) and other countries’ flag carriers (e.g., Air France), we want to know how Britain’s flag…

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Air France: August Performance Report — Flights, Punctuality & Reliability

Discover the most comprehensive and latest operations performance report about France’s flag carrier. We looked at Air France’s flight volume, punctuality, and reliability in August. Here are the results! After analyzing some of Europe’s biggest low-cost airlines (Ryanair, Vueling, easyJet), we want to look at some European flag carriers. Therefore, we checked the latest performance…

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Ryanair: August Performance Report — Flights, Punctuality & Reliability

Discover the most comprehensive and latest operations performance report about Europe’s biggest airline. We looked at Ryanair’s flight volume, punctuality, and reliability in August. Here are the results! After analyzing Ryanair’s competitors (Vueling, easyJet), we thought it was time to look at Europe’s biggest low-cost carrier. Therefore, we checked the latest performance figures and analyzed…

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easyJet: August Performance Report — Flights, Punctuality & Reliability

Discover the most comprehensive operations performance report about one of Europe’s biggest low-cost airlines. We looked at easyJet’s flight volume, punctuality, and reliability in August. Here are the results! After analyzing Vueling’s performance in August, we continue our performance report series with U.K.’s biggest low-cost airline. Therefore, we checked the latest performance figures and analyzed…

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Vueling: August Performance Report — Flights, Punctuality & Reliability

Here’s the most comprehensive operations performance report about Spain’s biggest low-cost carrier Vueling. We looked at flight volume, punctuality, and reliability in August. Here are the results! Since we conducted a detailed analysis about Vueling covering February to July, we wanted to know how Spain’s biggest low-cost carrier continues in August. Therefore, we checked the…

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Ryanair, easyJet, Vueling & Wizz Air — How Europe’s Low-Cost Carrier Performed in August

With an increasing number of vaccinated people and summer holidays, Europe’s low-cost airlines saw a growing demand in August. So we checked the performance of Europe’s biggest low-cost airlines. Here’s the essential operations benchmark of Ryanair, easyJet, Vueling, and Wizz Air. Many airlines increased their flight volume in August. With more people being vaccinated and…

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Revealed: The Most and Least Punctual European Airlines in 2021

With increasing traffic figures, operational quality slides back into the spotlight of airline passengers. We’ve analyzed how European airlines have performed so far in 2021 and put together the most and least punctual European airlines. After more than a year of a pandemic, many airlines are on their way back to pre-COVID traffic figures. However,…

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Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021

Discover the essential operational analysis of Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS). We’ve analyzed and benchmarked Netherland’s biggest airport concerning flights, punctuality, and cancellation rates in 2021. Here are the results! Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021 We continue the most detailed airport analysis with Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport (AMS). Schiphol Airport is…

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Istanbul Airport (IST) — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021

Discover the essential operational analysis of Istanbul Airport (IST). We’ve analyzed and benchmarked Turkey’s biggest airport concerning flights, punctuality, and cancellation rates in 2021. Here are the results! Istanbul Airport (IST) — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021 We continue the most detailed airport analysis with Turkey’s Istanbul Airport (IST). Istanbul Airport is one of…

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Middle East & Africa: Top 50 Largest Airports in 2021 by Number of Flights

Here are Middle East’s and Africa’s Top 50 largest airports in 2021. We’ve counted the flight volume of hundreds of airports and provide you with the most up-to-date list of the Middle East’s and Africa’s largest airports. Middle East & Africa: Top 50 Largest Airports in 2021 by Number of Flights Since Corona still has…

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Asia’s Top 50 Largest Airports in 2021 — by Number of Flights

Here are Asia’s Top 50 largest airports in 2021. We’ve counted the flight volume of hundreds of airlines and provide you with the most up-to-date list of Asia’s largest airports. Asia’s Top 50 Largest Airports in 2021 — by Number of Flights Since Corona still has a massive impact on airlines and airports around the…

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Europe’s Top 50 Largest Airports in 2021 — by Number of Flights

Although it is an exceptional year, we wanted to know how European airports perform. So here are the results: Europe’s Top 50 largest airports in 2021 by the number of flights. Europe’s Top 50 Largest Airports in 2021 — by Number of Flights Since Corona still has a massive impact on Europe’s airlines and airports,…

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World’s Busiest Airline Routes In August 2021 (Domestic + International)

Once again, we took a look at the busiest airlines routes. Therefore, we analyzed the busiest international and regional airline routes in August 2021! Based on OAG data, we’ve analyzed the world’s busiest airline routes. Here’s an overview of what you will find on this blog post: World’s Busiest Domestic Routes Busiest Asian Domestic Routes…

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Latin American Airlines: How The Top Carriers Performed in 2021

Here’s the latest benchmark of the top Latin American airlines. Based on 2021 data, we’ve analyzed the number of flights, punctuality & cancellations of Latin America’s biggest airlines: Aeromexico, Avianca, Azul, GOL, LATAM, and Volaris. Latin American Airline Benchmark – Overview and Contained Airlines After initiating our new airline analysis series where we analyze the…

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Alitalia — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021

Discover the essential operational analysis of Alitalia. We’ve analyzed and benchmarked Italy’s flag-carrier and biggest airline concerning flights, punctuality, and cancellation rates in 2021. Here are the results! Alitalia — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021 After we’ve analyzed some of Europe’s biggest carriers, such as SAS, Iberia, or Air France, we continue the most…

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Most Reliable Airlines in 2021 – The Ultimate Ranking!

Discover the most reliable airlines in the world. We analyzed more than 250 airlines and present the world’s most reliable airlines in 2021. Most Reliable Airlines in 2021 – The Ultimate Ranking! Since we’ve received so much positive feedback on our latest ranking about the world’s most punctual and largest airlines, we wanted to add…

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The World’s Biggest Cargo Airports — 2021 Edition

Here’s the latest ranking of the world’s biggest cargo airports. Also, discover the leading cargo airports according to handled freight tonnes — based on the latest ICAO data from 2021. After publishing many posts about the biggest airlines and airports, we decided to take a closer look at cargo operations. Et voila, here’s the ultimate…

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Airline Punctuality Awards — Most Punctual Airlines in July 2021

Discover the latest Airline Punctuality Awards. We analyzed more than 200 airlines and present the world’s most punctual airlines in July 2021. After overwhelming feedback on our latest airline on-time reports, we are thrilled to present the most punctual airlines of July 2021. Let’s quickly provide you with some facts before we dive into the…

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World’s Largest Airports By Number Of Flights — Global & Regional Top 10

Once again, we’re happy to provide the latest airport traffic figures and the actual ranking: The World’s Largest Airports by Number of Flights! Discover the global top list plus regional rankings. As every month, we’re delighted to present the world’s largest airports. Once again, we counted flights and put together the essential ranking. Here’s what’s…

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European Low-Cost Airline Benchmark: How The Top Carriers Performed in 2021

Here’s the latest European Low-Cost Airline Benchmark. Based on data from 2021, we’ve analyzed the number of flights, punctuality & cancellations of Europe’s four major low-cost airlines in 2021: Ryanair, easyJet, Wizz Air, and Vueling. European Low-Cost Airline Benchmark – Overview and Contained Airlines After initiating our new airline analysis series where we analyze the…

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World’s Largest Airlines By Number Of Flights — Global & Regional Top 20

Once again, we’re happy to provide the latest airline traffic figures and the essential ranking: The World’s Largest Airlines by Number of Flights! Discover the global top list plus regional rankings. As every month, we’re delighted to present the world’s largest airlines. Once again, we counted flights and put together the essential ranking. Here’s what’s…

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Vueling — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021

Discover the essential operational analysis of Vueling. We’ve analyzed and benchmarked one of Spain’s biggest airlines concerning flights, punctuality, and cancellation rates in 2021. Here are the results! Vueling — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021 After we’ve analyzed some of Europe’s biggest carriers, such as SAS, Iberia, or Air France, we continue the most…

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LOT Polish Airlines — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021

Discover the essential operational analysis of LOT Polish Airlines. We’ve analyzed and benchmarked Poland’s legacy carrier concerning flights, punctuality, and cancellation rates in 2021. Here are the results! LOT Polish Airlines — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021 After we’ve analyzed some of Europe’s biggest carriers, such as SAS, Iberia, or Air France, we continue…

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American Airlines — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021

Here’s the most comprehensive and latest operational assessment of the world’s largest airline: American Airlines. We’ve analyzed available data, calculated and assessed American Airlines’ flights, punctuality, and cancellation rates in 2021. Here are the results! American Airlines — Flights, Punctuality & Cancellations in 2021 Since we already analyzed some of Europe’s (Lufthansa, Ryanair, Air France,…

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Spotlight on the Middle East: Top 10 Biggest Airlines By Fleet Size

During the last decades, the Middle East became one of the most essential aviation markets — creating some of the world’s biggest airlines. With the sixth part of our “Spotlight Series,” we take a look at the Middle East aviation market: The Top 10 Biggest Middle East airlines by fleet size. The “Spotlight Series” is…

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COVID-19 Impact On Airport Traffic: Analysis of 100 Airports

We checked the traffic of more than 100 airports and compared it to pre-COVID volume. Here are the results. Find out which airports are impacted heavily and which airports were able to increase traffic volume — despite the pandemic. COVID-19 Impact On Airport Trafic – Analysis of 100+ Airports We analyzed the traffic of more…

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