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Albany Intl Airport, Albany, N.Y.

According to the Regional Airline Association, which considers most local traffic to be regional, approximately 70.8% of departures were on regional carriers.

During June, 2009, a total of 126,129 passengers embarked on 2,086 regularly scheduled flights. About 31% of departures (carrying 60% of passengers) were operated by major airlines or other carriers operating large jets, while about 56% of departures (carrying 40% 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 Albany Intl Airport - June, 2009 traffic

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Operator Flights Passengers Average seats
per plane
Avg.
Occupancy
Southwest Airlines Co. 394 46,543 136.9 86.3 %
US Airways Inc. 89 9,813 127.1 86.7 %
Northwest Airlines Inc. 92 9,141 117.0 84.9 %
United Air Lines Inc. 61 7,559 132.0 93.9 %
Atlantic Southeast Airlines 114 6,899 65.4 92.5 %
Mesa Airlines Inc. 113 5,692 55.7 90.5 %
Expressjet Airlines Inc. 131 5,688 50 86.8 %
Piedmont Airlines 187 5,569 41.0 72.6 %
Trans States Airlines 117 5,198 50 88.9 %
Colgan Air 139 4,765 51.5 66.6 %
Comair Inc. 114 4,673 50 82.0 %
Air Wisconsin Airlines Corp 69 2,684 50 77.8 %
Continental Air Lines Inc. 12 1,711 163.6 87.2 %
Pinnacle Airlines Inc. 31 1,301 50 83.9 %
Commutair Aka Champlain Enterprises, Inc. 30 955 37 86.0 %
GoJet Airlines, LLC d/b/a United Express 9 530 66 89.2 %
Delta Air Lines Inc. 3 467 162 96.1 %
American Airlines Inc. 1 137 140 97.9 %
Chautauqua Airlines Inc. 3 133 50 88.7 %
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

INCIDENTS AND ACCIDENTS NEAR ALBANY INTL AIRPORT

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TypeLocationDateFatalitiesSerious injuriesMinor injuries
Accident Albany,, N.Y.
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Oct. 14, 2002 0 0 0
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010