Accession Number : AD0781518

Title :   Commuter Air Carrier Operators as of September 1973.

Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON D C INFORMATION AND STATISTICS DIV

Report Date : APR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 62

Abstract : There were 174 Commuter Air Carriers who reported operations to CAB for the quarter ending September 30, 1973, an increase of 22.5% over last year. The number of aircraft operated by these carriers increased 13.8% to 855 units with an estimated value of $159,699,000. Available seats increased 18.7% from 8,300 in 1972 to 9,900 in 1973. During this three month period there were 234,000 flights made by this group, 6.8% above the 219,000 reported for last year.

Descriptors :   *Commercial aviation, *Air traffic, Commercial aircraft, Scheduling, Distribution, Routing, Passenger aircraft, Statistical data

Subject Categories : Commercial and General Aviation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE