Average Seat Capacity of Total Large Narrowbody Fleet
(Seat Size 150+, Single Aisle)
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
American                188                188                188                188                184                171                161                162                162                171                173                174                174                173                172                170                170
Continental                182                182                181                180                179                169                166                165                165                167                166                167                168                168                170                171                170
Delta                180                181                181                182                181                178                176                173                173                174                175                174                171                173                173                178                177
Northwest                184                190                191                191                191                191                185                183                190                194                195                196                193                190                193                   -                     -  
United                188                188                188                188                186                182                182                182                182                182                172                171                171                170                171                171                171
US Airways                182                182                182                182                182                182                178                176                175                180                180                180                184                186                184                182                182
America West                190                190                190                190                190                190                190                190                190                190                190                190                190                   -                     -                     -                     -  
 --sub Network            185            186            186            186            184            177            172            171            172            175            175            175            174            174            174            174            173
Southwest                   -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -  
jetBlue                   -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -  
AirTran                   -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -  
Frontier                   -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -  
Virgin America                   -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -  
 -- sub LCC              -                -                -                -                -                -                -                -                -                -                -                -                -                -                -                -                -  
Alaska                   -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                  172                172                172                172                170                166                162                161                160                160                159
Hawaiian                   -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -  
Allegiant                   -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                  217
 -- sub Other              -                -                -                -                -                -              172            172            172            172            170            166            162            161            160            160            160
Total All Sectors            185            186            186            186            184            177            172            171            172            175            175            175            174            173            173            173            172
Source:  US DOT Form 41 via BTS, schedule T2.