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Here are the government’s rankings of the leading airlines and their on-time performance for November.
|1||Hawaiian Airlines||93.9 percent|
|2||Delta Air Lines||89.5 percent|
|3||Alaska Airlines||85.5 percent|
|4||United Airlines||83.9 percent|
|5||American Airlines||83.7 percent|
|6||Virgin America||83.5 percent|
|7||Southwest Airlines||83.3 percent|
|8||JetBlue Airways||83.0 percent|
|9||Envoy Air||81.9 percent|
|12||Spirit Airlines||75.3 percent|
|13||Frontier Airlines||74.0 percent|
Source: U.S. Department of Transportation
The federal government counts a flight as on time if it arrives within 14 minutes of schedule.
Total for all reporting airlines: 83.7 percent
American Airlines and US Airways were previously reported separately. Envoy Air is owned by American Airlines Group Inc. The report does not cover smaller airlines including Allegiant Air and many regional carriers.