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Hawaiian Airlines posts best on-time rating in government figures, Frontier finishes last

Here are the government’s rankings of the leading airlines and their on-time performance for March. The federal government counts a flight as on time if it arrives within 14 minutes of schedule.

1. Hawaiian Airlines, 87.3 per cent

2. Alaska Airlines, 85.6 per cent

3. Delta Air Lines, 84.0 per cent

4. SkyWest, 82.5 per cent

5. Southwest Airlines, 80.0 per cent

6. US Airways, 79.1 per cent

7. Virgin America, 78.9 per cent

8. United Airlines, 78.2 per cent

9. ExpressJet, 76.2 per cent

10. American Airlines, 75.4 per cent

11. Spirit Airlines, 73.9 per cent

12. JetBlue Airways, 71.5 per cent

13. Envoy Air, 67.8 per cent

14. Frontier Airlines, 65.2 per cent

Total for all reporting airlines: 78.7 per cent

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation

The department also reported American and US Airways together as 77.0 per cent. Both airlines and Envoy Air are owned by American Airlines Group Inc.