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Raleigh-Durham Intl Airport, Raleigh/Durham, N.C.

According to the Regional Airline Association, which considers most local traffic to be regional, approximately 53.8% of departures were on regional carriers.

During June, 2009, a total of 424,677 passengers embarked on 5,780 regularly scheduled flights. About 47% of departures (carrying 71% of passengers) were operated by major airlines or other carriers operating large jets, while about 53% of departures (carrying 29% 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 Raleigh-Durham Intl Airport - June, 2009 traffic

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Operator Flights Passengers Average seats
per plane
Avg.
Occupancy
Southwest Airlines Co. 972 100,289 136.8 75.4 %
American Airlines Inc. 398 50,476 148.9 85.2 %
Delta Air Lines Inc. 342 47,767 156.9 89.0 %
American Eagle Airlines Inc. 1,150 38,764 44.2 76.2 %
US Airways Inc. 313 31,938 120.6 84.6 %
Northwest Airlines Inc. 183 20,432 128.6 86.8 %
Comair Inc. 522 19,831 51.8 73.4 %
JetBlue Airways 166 14,190 107.2 79.7 %
AirTran Airways Corporation 144 14,116 117 83.8 %
Continental Air Lines Inc. 111 11,339 125.9 81.1 %
Air Wisconsin Airlines Corp 287 11,338 50 79.0 %
Mesa Airlines Inc. 165 10,809 72.2 90.7 %
United Air Lines Inc. 113 10,554 132.3 70.6 %
Chautauqua Airlines Inc. 224 8,621 50 77.0 %
Colgan Air 112 6,945 74 83.8 %
Expressjet Airlines Inc. 160 6,722 50 84.0 %
Pinnacle Airlines Inc. 148 5,990 50 80.9 %
Shuttle America Corp. 60 3,585 70 85.4 %
PSA Airlines Inc. 43 2,363 67.7 81.2 %
Trans States Airlines 74 2,347 50 63.4 %
Atlantic Southeast Airlines 4 292 76 96.1 %
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

INCIDENTS AND ACCIDENTS NEAR RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT

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TypeLocationDateFatalitiesSerious injuriesMinor injuries
Incident Raleigh Durham,, N.C.
See incident details
2003-08-13 0 0 0
Accident Raleigh,, N.C.
See incident details
2005-03-20 0 1 0
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010