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Here are some examples of the many ways in which OAG supports the air travel industry and the news agenda. 

January 2017

How did N.C. airports measure up for on-time performance in 2016?Biz Journal

MSP among most punctual airports; Delta, Sun Country among most punctual airlinesMinneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal

3 Charts Showing Top Global Airlines for On-Time Performance in 2016Skift

GOL was Brazil's most punctual airline in 2016eTurbo News

The World’s Most On-Time Airline Is…Condé Nast Traveler

2017’s Top 10 Most Punctual Airlines and Airports in the WorldTravelers Today

Bahrain International Airport ‘One of Most Punctual’ Aviation Pros

Hawaiian Airlines is World’s Most Punctual AirlineHonolulu Star Advertiser

The world's most punctual airports and airlines in 2017 are ...CNN

Hawaiian Airlines Most Punctual Airline in the WorldBig Island Now

Where Sky Harbor ranks among world’s biggest airports for on-time servicePhoenix Business Journal

Hawaiian Airlines most on-time carrier globally last yearPacific Business News

Report Reveals the World’s Most Punctual Airlines and AirportsUSA Today

Midway beats out O’Hare on list of on-time airportsChicago Tribune

Delta in No. 3 spot for on-time performanceAtlanta Journal Constitution

OAG Releases On-time Performance ReportInvestopedia

Denver International Airport carriers improved on-time performance in 2016The Denver Post

The most punctual airport in the WORLD is right here in the UKExpress

How North Texas’ airlines, airports rank in on-time performanceDallas Business Journal

Where DIA ranks among world’s biggest airports for on-time serviceDenver Business Journal

Why United Airlines now has some bragging rights over American AirlinesChicago Business Journal

2016 Worldwide Air Carrier On-Time PerformanceBusiness Travel News

Charlotte Douglas’ ‘punctuality’ improves in 2016Charlotte Business Journal

Birmingham Airport 'the most punctual in the world'ITV

OAG Reveals Global on-Time Performance Results for Airlines and Airports in 2016Business Wire

December 2016

The ruthless economics of why the airline industry won’t ever stop overbooking flightsQuartz

Jet2 Adds Additional Aircraft to New Base in London StanstedAirline Geeks

December route roundup: Where airlines are adding serviceUSA Today

Finally, a direct flight from Europe to Australia. Just 17 hours.USA Today

Where are the world’s best-connected airports?Travel Weekly Asia

Heathrow named Europe's best-connected airportThe Telegraph

3 Charts Showing the World’s Largest Megahub AirportsSkift

O'Hare and Midway are best airports for making connections, survey saysChicago Tribune

Toronto’s Pearson Airport wants to be a mega-hub, but high costs and congestion stand in the wayFinancial Post

Chicago is big — really big — when it comes to airline megahubsBiz Journal

Mayor Reed Wants to Surpass New York by Global Destinations, but the Real Rival May Be ChicagoGlobal Atlanta

U.S. greenlights Norwegian Air flights in blow to U.S. industryYahoo!

Soekarno-Hatta named Asia-Pacific's most connected airportThe Jakarta Post

U.S. airports are the kings of connectionsTravel Weekly

November 2016

Measuring the ‘megahubs’: The world’s most connected airports rankedThe Moodie Davitt Report

OAG Unveils Second Annual Megahubs Report: Chicago O’Hare Named the Most Connected Airport in the WorldYahoo! Sports

London Heathrow retains title of Europe's No1 megahub but it's Chicago O'Hare that ranks first globallyDaily Mail

OAG partners with American Airlines to launch flight status data quality initiativeInternational Airport Review

American Develops Seal of Approval for Sources of Operations DataBusiness Travel News

The Crush At U.S. Airports Starts NowForbes

Delta makes big on-time statement in October as others play catch-up
Chicago Business Journal

Delta continues focus on flight reliabilityAtlanta Journal Constitution

Price war in El Prat oversupply of places for 'low cost'La Vanguardia (Spanish)

Tips for braving stormy holiday travel69 News: WFMZ

American Airlines climbed in on-time performance in October, but posted most flight cancellationsCharlotte Business Journal

Bosses at Bristol Airport support growth of regional airportsGazette Series

Considerable Stocks on Returns- Delta Air LinesSeneca Globe

easyJet debuts a new route dozenanna.aero

This Caribbean Airline Has Big PlansCaribbean Journal

October 2016

'Build three runways, not one' - the travel industry responds to Heathrow decisionThe Telegraph

What the Heathrow expansion could mean for travellersDaily Mail

Alaska Air CEO says hard to predict when Virgin deal will closeBusiness Insider

United sees glut of transatlantic flights hurting resultsReuters

Milestone! Airbus just delivered its 10,000th aircraftUSA Today

Alaska Air CEO says hard to predict when Virgin deal will closeReuters

Budget Airlines Spread Their Wings Across the AtlanticThe Wall Street Journal

Top airlines look to no-frills fares to win back travelers to Europe
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

U.S. Airlines Say They May Be About to Slash FaresFortune

September 2016

Best Business Travel Blogs 2016: Most Influential ViewsCreditDonkey

10 reasons why Munich Airport is the best in EuropeThe Telegraph

The world's 10 fastest growing airports
The Telegraph

Airlines respond to unshackling of U.S.-Mexico marketTravel Weekly

An Expat’s Guide to the Latin American Concept of TimeThe Wall Street Journal

Will the Aviation Sector’s Planned Carbon Offset Scheme Help Curb Emissions from Air Travel?Earth Island Journal

August 2016

Norwegian airline clouds open skiesPolitico

Is carbon neutral growth on the horizon for aviation? That depends on your definitionThe Huffington Post

T5 'may not be enough' for Changi's growthStraits Times

Delta struggles to restart flights after power-system failureStandard Examiner

Delta Grounds Planes ‘Nationwide’ After Computer System CrashesBloomberg

Delta Grounds Flights Worldwide Following Computer OutageWashington Post

Destination AfricaBuying Business Travel

July 2016

At Boston Logan, Many Fliers Choose One-Stop Flights Despite JetBlue HubThe Street

New Study Reveals Top 25 Underserved Domestic Routes in AmericaTravel Pulse

Briefing: French security and the worst date to flyThe Times

Why Airlines Should Look to Asia and the Middle East for GrowthSkift

Dynamic range of speakers to explore ‘Connectivity’ at PATA conference in Auckland

June 2016

Olympics Focus: Rio de JaneiroBuying Business Travel

Chinese and low yen boost Jatco by +27%TR Business

Airline Industry Chief Says Terrorists Won’t Halt Travel BoomBloomberg

Flying to…CanadaThe Business Travel Magazine

Aliiances are made to be brokenJetrader

Ireland bids to recover long-lost transatlantic air trafficReuters

Take unlimited flights to London or Paris—for a priceCNBC

How Aruba’s Strong Tourism Growth Can Get Even StrongerCaribbean Journal

The world's 20 longest Dreamliner routesUSA Today

Delta Air Lines soars in May on-time arrivals as big battle breaks out for No. 2 spotChicago Business Journal

May 2016

Are outrageous airline fees going buh-bye?USA Today

Projection: Hundreds of thousands more could fly through O'Hare this summerChicago Tribune

Southwest Airlines' ranking drops as United Airlines surges in April on-time arrivals raceLow-Cost and Regional Airline Business

Paying a lot for multicity flights? Book separate, or take a mini-vacation

Alliances are finished says OAGThe Business Travel News

April 2016

Event EssentialsRoutes Europe Daily Update

Data- Is it all science fiction or really valuable stuff?Routes Online

Growing MomentumLow-Cost and Regional Airline Business

Luxury airlines fly higher with private suites and butlersEuropean CEO

More and more Swiss flights delayedTages Anzeiger

Focus on ZambiaAfrican Aerospace

Which airports have the happiest passengers?Egypt Independent

Lufthansa maintains its European pole positionAero.de

SunExpress Germany shifts to a more pan-European modelTornos News

March 2016

Poland dominates Eastern European market with record capacity growth, says OAGAviation News

Ranking: Copenhagen is the most punctual meetings destinationICCA

UK airports see surge from Eastern Europe LCCsBuying Business Travel

On Top of the WorldAirport World

Low-cost carriers dominate Eastern European skiesBusiness Travel IQ

Growing momentumLow Cost & Regional Airline Business

CAL makes changes to Cuba routesThe Caymen Reporter

Which airports have the happiest passengers?CNN

SATA International A330 S16 Operations as of 09MAR16Routes Online

February 2016

275,000 Skyscanner searches for Budapest-New York confirm huge potential for direct routeTravel Daily News International

Etihad strategy flies into difficultiesFinancial Times

Etihad's alliance-building effort struggles to stay aloftFinancial Times Print

Europe to New YorkBTNews

Average passenger per flightBTNews

Bristol Airport remains country's most punctualWeston & Somerset Mercury

Bristol Airport remains country's most punctualNorth Somerset Times

Chinese outbound tourism to set new recordChinadaily European

Alibaba picks OAG for Alitrip platformTnooz

Ranking: Copenhagen is the most punctual meeting destination4 Hoteliers

Ranking: Copenhagen is the most punctual meeting destinationTravel Trade Gazette Nordic

Dublin- London. World's second busiest international air routeBTNews

Aviation industry is on full throttleAfrican Business Review

The Big Five- Disruptive Strategies for African AviationAfrican Aerospace

January 2016

No Quick Takeoff for Iran's Lofty Aviation Plans
Wall Street Journal 

Iran finalises purchase of 114 Airbus planes but wants 400 more passenger jetsInternational Business Times

Report reveals the best airlines and airports for on-time performanceUSA TODAY

Flight delayed? You’re not aloneAtlanta Journal-Constitution

Canadian airlines among most punctual in North America 660 News  

Report reveals the best airlines and airports for on-time performance USA TODAY    

The world's most punctual airports and airlines are ... CNN

OAG ranks world’s on time airports and airlines TR Business

Air Baltic is world’s most punctual airline… again Business Traveller     

Bristol named the UK's most punctual airport The Telegraph    

Want to be on time? The airlines and airports ranked highest for punctuality The Washington Post   

Aussie airports named among world’s most punctual TravelTalk

Haneda, Itami airports top global punctuality list; JAL, ANA crack top five airlines Japan Times

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