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Aer Lingus lead January 2016 OTP League Table

6 Jun 2016
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Scheduled flight punctuality at UK Reporting Airports improved in January 2016 compared with the previous month, overall on-time performance increasing by 2.7 percentage points to 79.2%, close to the 3-year January average.

 Latest On-Time Performance Stats: January 2016
Scheduled Airlines Jan '16 versus
UK Avg
12mths to
Jan '16
UK Avg
Aer Lingus 90.5% +11.3ppt 80.6% +4.0ppt
flybe 87.8% +8.6ppt 82.1% +5.5ppt
Aer Lingus Regional 86.7% +7.5ppt 81.9% +5.3ppt
bmi regional 85.1% +5.9ppt 85.1% +8.5ppt
BA CityFlyer 84.9% +5.7ppt 84.5% +7.9ppt
British Airways 82.2% +3.0ppt 74.7% -1.9ppt
Ryanair 80.8% +1.6ppt 80.3% +3.7ppt
Virgin Atlantic 80.4% +1.2ppt 79.2% +2.6ppt
Monarch Airlines 78.9% -0.3ppt 79.6% +3.0ppt
Eastern Airways 78.7% -0.5ppt 80.7% +4.1ppt
easyJet 78.1% -1.1ppt 71.6% -5.0ppt
Thomas Cook Airlines 72.0% -7.2ppt 75.6% -1.0ppt
Loganair 71.0% -8.2ppt 74.6% -2.0ppt
Jet2 69.6% -9.6ppt 77.6% +1.0ppt
Thomson Airways 68.0% -11.2ppt 71.2% -5.4ppt

Full details at our January 2016 Latest OTP page.
Largest UK & Ireland Airlines.
All Thomas Cook and Thomson flights considered scheduled services since Jan '16.
On-Time Performance: % of flights operating up to 15 minutes late.
Aer Lingus flights boasted the highest OTP level of the 15 analysed UK & Ireland airlines recording 90.5% on-time performance, over 11 percentage points above the UK average during the month. flybe were in second position with 87.8% OTP, followed by Aer Lingus Regional climbing three places since December to finish third for January 2016 with 86.7% OTP.

At the bottom of the table, Thomson Airways and Jet2 flights suffered the poorest OTP levels of the month at 68.0% and 69.5% respectively, around 10 percentage points poorer than the UK average.

For the rolling year to 31 January 2016 bmi regional took first place with 85.1% OTP, ending BA CityFlyer's 15-month lead by relegating them into second place for the period with 84.5% OTP.

Thomson Airways and easyJet flights had the poorest OTP levels for the 12 month period, both recording around 71% OTP, some five percentage points worse than the UK average.
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