America's best major airlines

Published On: Apr 03 2012 10:48:14 AM EDT   Updated On: Apr 30 2014 02:32:33 PM EDT

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Wichita State University used Department of Transportation data to rank the top major U.S. airlines in 2013. The study examined on-time arrivals, mishandled baggage, bumpings due to overbooking and consumer complaints.

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10. AirTran -- On-time arrival percentage: 79.4 percent

Involuntary denied boardings per 10,000 passengers: 1.29

Mishandled bags per 1,000 passengers: 3.71

Complaints per 100,000 passengers: 0.73


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