Aviation Statistics

UK Airport, Airline and Punctuality Statistics

There are five main types of publication:

UK Airport Statistics

Covering all traffic into and out of the United Kingdom - www.caa.co.uk/airportstatistics and www.caa.co.uk/provisionalairports.

You may also be interested in reading our Aviation Trends publication.

Information on our charges for bespoke data is also available.

UK Airline Statistics

Covering UK carriers activity worldwide - www.caa.co.uk/airlinestatistics

UK Airline Financial Tables

Annual Statements of Profit and Loss, Appropriation and the Balance Sheet for major UK Airlines - www.caa.co.uk/ukairlinesfinancial.

Punctuality Statistics

Measuring the punctuality of passenger services at ten UK airports - www.caa.co.uk/punctuality

Information on our charges for bespoke data is also available.

Passenger Survey Reports

We have several reports available now to download free of charge. Our Survey Reports contain a wide range of tables showing characteristics and trends of passengers at surveyed UK airports. We intend to make further reports available to download free of charge in due course.


Historical Statistics (1973-1997)

Our historical paper collection of statistics for the period 1973 to 1997.

Airport and Airline Statistics 1973 - 1982
Airport Statistics 1983 to 1997
Airline Statistics 1983 to 1997

Publications covering the above six subjects are now available free of charge from this website. Please note that the CAA holds the copyright to these publications. The CAA has no objection to the reproduction of extracts from its statistical publications provided that the Authority is acknowledged as the source. For the reproduction of significant amounts of information, permission should be obtained from the Aviation Intelligence Section.


Statistics on CD-ROM

If you would prefer to receive these statistics on CD/DVD, we can provide these at the following charges.

Publication on CD

Price (excl VAT)
Annual Airports£25
Annual Airlines (excl Financial Suite)£25
Airline Financial Statistics£25
Annual Punctuality (Full Analysis)£50
Annual Punctuality (Summary Analysis)£20
Departing Passenger Survey Reports£50
Historical International Routes Time Series (1986 - 1997)£50
Scanned Paper Reports 1973 - 1997£100

These prices include postage and packing but exclude applicable VAT. To obtain CD copies please contact Linda Alfred (linda.alfred@caa.co.uk) on 00 44 (0) 20 7453 6245.

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