Data Highlights

546K Dec. 2020, +69K from 2019
76.8% Feb. 2021, down from 83.5% in Feb. 2020
402K Feb. 2021, -112K from 2020
1.01M Feb. 2021, +12K from 2020
10 Feb. 2021, -12 from 2020
$2.85/gal Feb. 2021, -6 cents from 2020

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February 2021 U.S. Airline Traffic Data

U.S. airlines carried 31.8 million systemwide (domestic and international) scheduled service passengers in February 2021, seasonally adjusted, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), up 3.3% from January.

BTS reported 29.2 million domestic passengers and 2.6 million international passengers on U.S. airlines flights in February.

U.S. airline traffic reports are filed monthly with BTS. See the tables that accompany this release on the BTS website for summary data since 2016 (Tables 1-24) and complete data since 2000.