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Aer Lingus and Virgin lead September OTP chart

14 Jan 2015
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September 2014 was a month of changes in the OTP ranking for the largest UK & Ireland airlines, as Aer Lingus and Virgin Atlantic jumped into first and second position for the month with 83.2% OTP for both carriers at UK Reporting Airports. Jet2 followed with 82.6%, climbing three places since August to take third position.

 Latest On-Time Performance Stats: September 2014
Scheduled AirlinesSep '14versus
UK Avg
12mths to
Sep '14
UK Avg
Aer Lingus83.2%+6.7ppt82.6%+3.6ppt
Virgin Atlantic83.2%+6.7ppt82.3%+3.3ppt
BA CityFlyer81.5%+5.0ppt88.5%+9.5ppt
bmi regional80.6%+4.1ppt88.8%+9.8ppt
Monarch (Scheduled)76.1%-0.4ppt75.1%-3.9ppt
British Airways76.0%-0.5ppt75.6%-3.4ppt
Charter AirlinesSep '14versus
UK Avg
12mths to
Sep '14
UK Avg
Thomas Cook76.9%+1.0ppt76.1%+3.0ppt
Monarch (Charter)76.8%+0.9ppt68.6%-4.5ppt

Full details at our September 2014 Latest OTP page.
Largest UK & Ireland Airlines.
On-Time Performance: % of flights operating up to 15 minutes late.
Data at 10 UK Reporting Airports.
The regular OTP leaders BA CityFlyer and bmi regional were in 4th and 5th place respectively in September with around 81% OTP, and it was another poor month for easyJet in last place with 71% OTP, a slight improvement on their August level of 69%.

For the rolling year to 30 September 2014 there was no change in the rankings. bmi regional (88.8%) held a marginal lead over BA CityFlyer (88.5%), followed by flybe in third with 83.1% OTP. At the other end of the table, the poorest performance for the 12-month period was recorded for Monarch Scheduled flights at 75.1%, and for British Airways at 75.6%.

In the charter flight analysis for September 2014, Thomson Airways took the lead with 77.7% on-time performance, moving Thomas Cook Airlines back into second place with 76.9% and Monarch Airlines charter flights finishing a very close third with 76.8%.

The rolling year to 30 September statistics for charter flights Thomas Cook retained the lead with 76.1% OTP, Thomson Airways following with 74.7%. Monarch charter flights remained the least punctual for the 12-month period with 68.6% OTP.
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