Aeroflot Named the World’s Most Punctual Airline
Cirium’s On-Time Performance Review 2019 placed Aeroflot on top with 86.68% flights arriving on time.
According to Cirium’s On-Time Performance Review 2019, the Russian flag carrier came top with 86.68% flights arriving on time. If flights were delayed, the average waiting time was 46 minutes. Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO) also ranks first by punctuality in the category for Large Airports. 95% of flights the airport operates depart on time.
Cirium, the world’s leading data and analytics company, tracks more than 100,000 flights a day, drawing from 600 sources. The annual review identifies the best-performing airlines and airports for on-time flight operations. Cirium considers an airline’s flight to be on time if the aircraft arrives at the gate under 15 minutes of the schedule.