Total Flight Attendant Average Block Hours per Month
(Estimate based on Average Seat Size of System Fleet)
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
American                        -                37.1              36.9              36.0              31.8              32.1              31.2              34.5              37.9              41.5              42.7              43.7              43.6              43.0                 42.0                 42.3                  41.3            41.0
Continental                   49.9              48.9              48.0              46.6              45.3              44.7              42.8              45.2              44.0              46.5              44.5              47.2              47.6              46.7                 45.3                 44.4                  47.3                 -  
Delta                   36.8              41.9              40.3              39.0              38.2              38.1              38.0              40.2              42.1              45.4              48.9              51.6              50.1              47.1                 46.7                 47.0                  45.1            45.9
Northwest                   45.2              45.4              45.3              40.9              44.1              43.6              42.8              45.6              47.4              47.5              46.3              48.6              50.8              50.9                 48.4                      -                         -                   -  
United                   47.4              47.5              61.3              32.0              29.5              30.8              28.6              32.4              34.3              39.1              37.2              39.0              38.5              41.7                 37.7                 37.3                  36.6            39.4
US Airways                   37.4              36.9              36.6              35.8              35.0              34.2              47.0              39.5              40.8              44.4              53.3              27.7              34.8              47.5                 46.8                 46.0                  45.5            46.6
America West                   47.8              50.5              50.2              47.8              41.4              68.2              51.5              49.9              50.4              50.1              52.2                   -                     -                     -                       -                        -                         -                   -  
 --sub Network              31.8           42.5           44.0           37.3           35.4           36.2           36.0           38.2           40.2           43.5           44.3           43.0           43.9           45.4            43.6             43.4             42.8         42.5
Southwest                   58.0              55.6              57.2                   -                52.5              55.8              55.1              52.1              56.6              59.1              59.3              60.9              62.5              63.1                 49.0                 52.5                  51.4            53.3
jetBlue                        -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                42.3              57.9              57.3              59.3              58.7              60.7              75.1              71.6                 70.6                 72.8                  72.9            70.7
AirTran                        -                     -                70.1              44.1              53.2              46.4              47.3              49.6              51.6              50.5              53.6              54.3              56.0              58.8                 55.9                 56.4                  53.8                 -  
Frontier                   31.0              24.9              69.9              74.5              97.9            121.5              52.8              49.2              50.5              52.4              45.3              53.5              56.1              96.4                 54.2                 31.2                  32.5            34.8
Virgin America                        -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                37.6                 63.6      16,631.4       13,184.8            61.8
 --sub LCC              57.1           53.6           57.9           50.1           53.9           56.3           53.4           52.1           55.7           57.5           57.3           59.3           62.9           65.1            53.6             56.0             55.5         54.7
Alaska                   47.0              36.3              47.4            148.9            144.0              44.9              44.1              45.6              45.4              42.3              48.6              44.7              44.9              45.9                 45.4        3,036.8         3,363.4            40.9
Hawaiian                   46.2              47.9              48.5              47.9            266.9              38.5              57.8              47.7              48.0              38.1              47.5              38.0              40.4                   -                   42.7                 42.0                  42.1            42.4
Allegiant                        -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                     -                24.6              49.3              52.9              59.7              60.7              56.6                 57.2                 65.9                  62.2            58.4
 -- sub Other              46.7           38.9           47.7           96.0         152.5           42.7           47.6           46.1           45.2           41.5           48.5           43.9           44.9           47.2            45.9           116.1            112.0         43.3
Total All Sectors              57.7           55.0           57.0            1.6           53.2           55.5           54.8           51.9           56.1           58.3           58.6           60.0           61.8           62.9            49.7             54.4             53.4         53.0
Note: Shaded data means data appear questionable.  
Data Source:  US DOT Form 41 via BTS, Schedule P10 & T2.