Table 1-56: Mishandled-Baggage Reports Filed by Passengers with the Largest U.S. Air Carriersa
|Total mishandled-baggage reports (millions)||2.66||2.20||2.45||2.28||2.32||2.28||2.46||2.28||2.48||2.54||2.74||2.22|
|Enplaned passengers (domestic) (millions)||395.7||408.5||417.0||407.5||435.7||439.8||464.0||459.8||481.7||499.1||517.4||488.4|
|Reports per 1,000 passengers||6.73||5.38||5.87||5.60||5.33||5.18||5.30||4.96||5.16||5.08||5.29||4.55|
a Data include nonstop scheduled service between points within the United States (including territories) by the 10 largest U.S. air carriers, i.e., those with at least 1% of the total domestic scheduled service passenger revenues (Alaska, America West, American, Continental, Delta, Northwest, Southwest, TWA, United, and US Airways).
b Includes Pan Am.
c Includes Pan Am and Midway.
NOTES: Domestic system only.
Based on passenger reports of mishandled baggage, including those that did not subsequently result in claims for compensation.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Office of the Secretary, Air Travel Consumer Report (Washington, DC: Annual compilation, February).