Septembers 450,517 full-time equivalents (FTEs) was the highest employment total since March 2003 (458,598 FTEs).
U.S. airlines carried an estimated 78.1 million system-wide (domestic and international) scheduled service passengers in October 2019, seasonally-adjusted, reaching a new seasonally-adjusted all-time high, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) first estimate, up 0.9% from the September second estimate.
In September 2019, reporting marketing carriers posted an on-time arrival rate of 84.1%, up from both the 77.6% on-time rate in August 2019 and from 81.9% in September 2018.
Year-to-date growth in all reporting destinations was up 3.4% on a weighted average basis, although significantly slower than in the previous two years · A no deal Brexit would affect tourism flows through a series of macroeconomic channels, sentiment impacts, and potential travel disruption
The global passenger traffic results for September 2019 show that demand climbed 3.8% compared to the same month last year
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), decreased by 4.5% in September 2019, compared to the same period in 2018. This marks the eleventh consecutive month of year-on-year decline in freight volumes, the longest period since the global financial crisis in 2008.
Travel to and within the United States grew 2.2% year-over-year in September, according to the U.S. Travel Associations latest Travel Trends Index (TTI), marking the industrys 117th straight month of growth.
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Tourist arrivals to the Caribbean increased by a solid 9.7 per cent during the first half of 2019, when compared to the same period last year, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) revealed today.
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