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Flight delays worsen in June

August 05, 2009|Times Wire Reports

U.S. airlines in June turned in their worst on-time performance since December, the Transportation Department said.

The airlines had a combined on-time arrival rate of 76.1%, compared with 80.5% in May and 65.3% in December. They did have fewer delayed flights this June than in the same month last year.

Hawaiian Airlines had the best on-time performance in June. Comair, a subsidiary of Delta Air Lines Inc., had the worst. Among the so-called legacy carriers, Continental Airlines Inc. reported the fewest delays and American Airlines the most.

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