Domestic Flights with Tarmac Times of More than 3 Hours and International Flights with Tarmac Times of More than 4 Hours, Nov 2014
Ranked by longest continuous tarmac time
|Airline||Flight Date||Longest Continuous Tarmac Time (in mins.)||Stage of Operation*||Flight Number||Origin Airport||Origin City||Destination Airport||Destination City||Arrival Delay (in mins.)||Cause of Delay/Cancellation**||Diversion Airport||Diversion City||Diversion Airport Distance from Scheduled Destination||Reached Scheduled Destination|
|Air Carrier||National Aviation System||Security||Weather||Late Arriving Aircraft|
|US Airways||11/22||228||M||1743||DTW||Detroit, MI||MIA||Miami, FL||386||10||7||0||369||0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|American||11/22||214||M||1125||DTW||Detroit, MI||DFW||Dallas/Fort Worth, TX||328||0||38||0||290||0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|JetBlue||11/22||206||M||1836||DTW||Detroit, MI||BOS||Boston, MA||315||0||22||0||293||0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Southwest||11/30||186||D||1614||PHX||Phoenix, AZ||DEN||Denver, CO||213||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||COS||Colorado Springs||73||Y|
International flight reports do not include arrival delay or cause of delay/cancellation flight data. These data are also not available for domestic flights reported by airlines that do not report monthly airline on-time data (Part 234) or for domestic charter flights reported by Part 234 carriers.
D At Diversion Airport: The tarmac time at the alternate airport
M Multiple Gate Departure: Flight left the gate, then returned and then left again to resume normal operation. Tarmac time is the time before the return to the gate.
TI Taxi-in: The time between wheels-on and gate arrival
TO Taxi-out: The time between gate departure and wheels-off
** Cause of cancellation is 1 (if yes) or 0 (if no). Cause of delay for all other flights in minutes. No cause of delay or cause of diversion reported for diverted flights.