U.S. Airline Passenger Levels Fell 60% In 2020

Delta Air Lines plane taking off
Credit: Delta Air Lines
WASHINGTON—U.S. airlines carried approximately 60% fewer passengers in 2020 than in 2019, according to new data from the U.S. Transportation Department’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS). The roughly 368 million passengers who flew commercially in the U.S. in 2020 was around 60% less than...
Ben Goldstein

Based in Boston, Ben covers advanced air mobility and is managing editor of Aviation Week Network’s AAM Report.

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