These are the airlines and airports with the most delays and cancellations, study reveals


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The newly released Flight Delay & Cancellation Index has analysed over 60,000 flights to find which airlines and airports are most likely to cause passenger disruption. The results include:

  • Jin Air is the airline with the most delays
  • Shenzhen Airlines has the longest average delay
  • Air Arabia is subject to most cancellations
  • Passengers are most likely to be delayed setting off from Dubai International Airport
  • Passengers are most likely to arrive late into Gimpo International Airport

The airline which was found to experience the most delays is Jin Air, which saw 85.48% of their flights delayed over the period analysed. The airline with the longest average delay time is Shenzhen Airlines, which experienced an average delay time of 30.29 minutes, with over 50% of their flights experiencing a delay. Air Arabia was the airline which experienced the highest number of cancellations, with an astounding 91.63% of their flights cancelled during the time period analysed.

Meanwhile, Dubai International Airport is the departure point where passengers are most likely to experience a delay setting off, and Gimpo International Airport in South Korea is the airport where flights are most likely to arrive late. 

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