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Below, the airline-airport combinations with the highest number of excessive delays.

CommutAir + Newark
Flights Delayed: 22.85%
Average Delay in Minutes: 64

CommutAir + Philadelphia
Flights Delayed: 21.95%
Average Delay in Minutes: 85

ExpressJet EV + Newark
Flights Delayed: 20.89%
Average Delay in Minutes: 66

Silver Airways + Fort Lauderdale
Flights Delayed:18.06%
Average Delay in Minutes: 66

Great Lakes Aviation + Las Vegas
Flights Delayed: 18.01%
Average Delay in Minutes: 70

PSA Airways + New York LaGuardia
Flights Delayed: 17.82%
Average Delay in Minutes: 57

Great Lakes Aviation + Los Angeles
Flights Delayed: 17.29%
Average Delay in Minutes: 71

Colgan Air + Newark
Flights Delayed: 16.57%
Average Delay in Minutes: 63

ExpressJet XE + Newark
Flights Delayed: 16.27%
Average Delay in Minutes: 67

Silver Airways + Tampa
Flights Delayed: 16.22%
Average Delay in Minutes: 73

An excessive delay is 45 minutes or longer. Figures are for airlines averaging 1,000 or more annual flights out of major domestic airports and reflect the period between August 2011 and July 2012. Data courtesy of FlightStats.

America's Worst Airports for Flight Delays

The Waiting Game

Below, the airline-airport combinations with the highest number of excessive delays.

CommutAir + Newark
Flights Delayed: 22.85%
Average Delay in Minutes: 64

CommutAir + Philadelphia
Flights Delayed: 21.95%
Average Delay in Minutes: 85

ExpressJet EV + Newark
Flights Delayed: 20.89%
Average Delay in Minutes: 66

Silver Airways + Fort Lauderdale
Flights Delayed:18.06%
Average Delay in Minutes: 66

Great Lakes Aviation + Las Vegas
Flights Delayed: 18.01%
Average Delay in Minutes: 70

PSA Airways + New York LaGuardia
Flights Delayed: 17.82%
Average Delay in Minutes: 57

Great Lakes Aviation + Los Angeles
Flights Delayed: 17.29%
Average Delay in Minutes: 71

Colgan Air + Newark
Flights Delayed: 16.57%
Average Delay in Minutes: 63

ExpressJet XE + Newark
Flights Delayed: 16.27%
Average Delay in Minutes: 67

Silver Airways + Tampa
Flights Delayed: 16.22%
Average Delay in Minutes: 73

An excessive delay is 45 minutes or longer. Figures are for airlines averaging 1,000 or more annual flights out of major domestic airports and reflect the period between August 2011 and July 2012. Data courtesy of FlightStats.

America's Worst Airports for Flight Delays

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