Passenger, Cargo and Aircraft Handling Employees per Aircraft
NO ADJUSTMENTS MADE
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
American                   49.7              49.8              50.5              49.3              50.6              49.5              47.5              43.2              40.2              38.8              37.2              38.0              39.3              38.7                 39.6                 37.8                  37.8
Continental                   34.9              36.6              37.8              38.9              39.8              41.5              42.1              40.1              40.7              39.1              40.4              40.8              42.1              41.2                 41.2                 40.8                  38.2
Delta                   49.7              43.8              49.9              52.8              53.6              52.1              48.7              33.0              33.3              41.0              38.7              39.8              36.7              36.2                 34.8                 34.6                  36.8
Northwest                   48.7              48.7              48.3              48.9              49.8              49.6              46.8              42.0              40.3              38.4              36.2              34.7              32.4              34.8                 30.9                      -                         -  
United                   47.3              49.6              35.1              38.1              32.6              31.5              29.5              53.3              37.9              56.1              56.4              55.0              55.4              50.6                 55.1                 56.9                  58.4
US Airways                   39.8              37.1              37.7              38.4              37.5              38.0              39.6              38.1              34.8              36.2              29.3              47.7              51.7              34.3                 31.7                 31.3                  31.1
America West                   34.8              41.3              41.6              43.7              41.7              37.9              29.2              41.1              33.6              37.8              27.4                   -                     -                     -                       -                        -                         -  
 --sub Network              45.8           45.2           43.8           45.1           44.5           43.9           42.0           42.0           37.8           42.0           39.5           40.1           40.8           39.6            39.2             39.2             39.7
Southwest                   44.2              57.6              57.7                   -                51.8              47.5              45.4              47.2              45.3              37.9              33.3              31.5              30.0              28.5                 26.5                 25.7                  26.8
jetBlue                        -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                68.5              53.6              43.3              40.0              37.7              34.8              31.1              24.0                 30.5                 32.0                  29.9
AirTran                        -                     -                   9.5              23.9              30.0              30.4              28.8              29.0              31.2              28.3              25.5              23.7              23.0              21.9                 22.4                 21.7                  20.6
Frontier                   19.4              17.7              17.6              26.6              36.7              33.1              45.3              62.4              37.8              40.9              34.0              34.3              45.5              46.2                 38.5                 38.5                  66.3
Virgin America                        -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                   1.4                 16.4                 15.9                  19.7
 --sub LCC              43.5           53.0           54.1            4.3           48.0           44.2           44.3           45.7           42.8           37.1           32.7           30.9           30.0           27.2            27.2             26.5             27.3
Alaska                   43.8              48.1              52.5              50.7              51.3              49.9              30.3              47.1              42.2              37.1              35.3              35.7              31.3              32.0                 29.6                 26.6                  25.2
Hawaiian                   33.3              36.9              39.5              37.4            2.2              41.0              36.2              53.0              42.5              51.1              46.7              49.7              46.0                   -                   47.2                 48.3                  53.8
Allegiant                        -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                22.3              22.1              16.0              27.9              15.3              12.9                 12.4                   8.9                    5.7
 -- sub Other              41.5           45.6           49.7           47.8           40.1           47.4           31.0           47.4           41.9           38.7           35.7           37.5           31.3           22.8            29.2             26.2             25.2
Total All Sectors              45.5           45.8           44.8           41.4           44.7           44.0           41.7           42.6           38.7           41.0           38.2           38.1           37.9           35.7            35.5             35.2             35.6
Note: Shaded data means data appear questionable.  
Data Source:  US DOT Form 41 via BTS, Schedule P10 & T2.