Airlines in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2007-11, and forecast to 2016). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United States airlines market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.Highlights
- The airlines industry comprises passenger air transportation, including both scheduled and chartered, but excludes air freight transport. Industry volumes are defined as the total number of revenue passengers enplaned (departures) at all airports within the country or region, excluding transit passengers who arrive and depart on the same flight code. For the US and Canada, transborder passengers departing from either country are considered as part of the international segment. Industry value is defined as the total revenue obtained by airlines from transporting these passengers. This avoids the double-counting of passengers. All currency conversions in this profile were carried out using constant 2011 average annual exchange rates.
- The US airlines industry had total revenues of $186.6 billion in 2011, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.6% between 2007 and 2011.
- Industry volumes declined with a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -1.3% between 27-211, to reach a total of 737.4 million passengers in 211.
- The performance of the industry is forecast to accelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 11.1% for the five-year period 2011 - 2016, which is expected to drive the industry to a value of $316.4 billion by the end of 2016.
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