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Nashville Intl Airport, Nashville, Tenn.

According to the Regional Airline Association, which considers most local traffic to be regional, approximately 42.3% of departures were on regional carriers.

During June, 2009, a total of 458,245 passengers embarked on 5,612 regularly scheduled flights. About 59% of departures (carrying 78% of passengers) were operated by major airlines or other carriers operating large jets, while about 41% of departures (carrying 22% of passengers) were on regional carriers.

Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

Carriers operating at Nashville Intl Airport - June, 2009 traffic

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Operator Flights Passengers Average seats
per plane
Avg.
Occupancy
Southwest Airlines Co. 2,421 264,210 136.9 79.7 %
American Airlines Inc. 389 42,517 141.4 77.3 %
American Eagle Airlines Inc. 469 18,222 52.2 74.4 %
Northwest Airlines Inc. 182 15,285 112.1 74.9 %
Delta Air Lines Inc. 124 14,278 148.3 77.7 %
Expressjet Airlines Inc. 341 14,008 50 82.2 %
Mesa Airlines Inc. 210 12,124 72.5 79.6 %
Frontier Airlines Inc. 89 11,409 135.6 94.5 %
Skywest Airlines Inc. 209 8,844 51.1 82.7 %
Atlantic Southeast Airlines 177 8,419 59.5 79.9 %
Pinnacle Airlines Inc. 170 7,868 53.2 87.0 %
US Airways Inc. 87 7,684 126.6 69.8 %
Air Wisconsin Airlines Corp 178 6,671 50 75.0 %
Compass Airlines 95 5,892 76 81.6 %
PSA Airlines Inc. 127 5,416 54.9 77.7 %
Comair Inc. 102 4,384 53.1 80.9 %
Chautauqua Airlines Inc. 84 3,517 50 83.7 %
Trans States Airlines 82 3,294 50 80.3 %
Shuttle America Corp. 44 2,704 74.9 82.0 %
Continental Air Lines Inc. 1 119 124 96.0 %
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

INCIDENTS AND ACCIDENTS NEAR NASHVILLE INTL AIRPORT

NO RECORD OF INCIDENTS AND ACCIDENTS NEAR NASHVILLE INTL AIRPORT

Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010