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Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood Intl Airport, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

According to the Regional Airline Association, which considers most local traffic to be regional, approximately 16.9% of departures were on regional carriers.

During June, 2009, a total of 872,215 passengers embarked on 7,879 regularly scheduled flights. About 89% of departures (carrying 99% of passengers) were operated by major airlines or other carriers operating large jets, while about 11% of departures (carrying 1% 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 Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood Intl Airport - June, 2009 traffic

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Operator Flights Passengers Average seats
per plane
Avg.
Occupancy
Spirit Air Lines 1,711 215,213 147.6 85.2 %
Southwest Airlines Co. 1,456 152,718 137.0 76.6 %
JetBlue Airways 1,135 130,341 131.0 87.7 %
Delta Air Lines Inc. 703 102,539 160.0 91.2 %
US Airways Inc. 554 74,242 144.3 92.9 %
Continental Air Lines Inc. 400 56,266 155.2 90.6 %
AirTran Airways Corporation 494 55,214 123.2 90.8 %
American Airlines Inc. 279 35,766 148.9 86.1 %
Northwest Airlines Inc. 184 23,678 136.2 94.5 %
Gulfstream Int 756 8,549 19 59.5 %
Frontier Airlines Inc. 31 3,966 135.7 94.2 %
Comair Inc. 34 2,139 71.2 88.3 %
Mesaba Airlines 54 755 34 41.1 %
Expressjet Airlines Inc. 1 49 50 98 %
Chautauqua Airlines Inc. 1 34 50 68 %
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

INCIDENTS AND ACCIDENTS NEAR FORT LAUDERDALE/HOLLYWOOD INTL AIRPORT

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TypeLocationDateFatalitiesSerious injuriesMinor injuries
Accident Fort Lauderdale,, Fla.
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Sept. 18, 2005 0 0 0
Incident Fort Lauderdale,, Fla.
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Nov. 9, 2005 0 0 0
Incident Fort Lauderdale,, Fla.
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July 11, 2007 0 0 0
Incident Fort Lauderdale,, Fla.
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July 11, 2007 0 0 0
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010