Mar 26, 2024 - News

Detroit flight departure times improving

Share of flights departing on time from DTW
Data: Bureau of Transportation Statistics; Chart: Kavya Beheraj/Axios

Almost 88% of flights out of DTW departed on time in December.

Zoom out: Nationwide, more than 83% of domestic flights departed on time last December, Axios' Alex Fitzpatrick and Kavya Beheraj report from the latest Transportation Department data.

The bottom line: DTW's annual departure performance has been slightly better than the national average in each of the last five years.

avatar

Get more local stories in your inbox with Axios Detroit.

More Detroit stories