On-time data for all flights that departed NYC (i.e. JFK, LGA or EWR) in 2013.
Data frame with columns
Date of departure
Actual departure and arrival times, local tz.
Scheduled departure and arrival times, local tz.
Departure and arrival delays, in minutes. Negative times represent early departures/arrivals.
Time of scheduled departure broken into hour and minutes.
Two letter carrier abbreviation. See
to get name
Plane tail number
Origin and destination. See
Amount of time spent in the air, in minutes
Distance between airports, in miles
Scheduled date and hour of the flight as a
origin, can be used to join flights data to weather data.
RITA, Bureau of transportation statistics, http://www.transtats.bts.gov/DL_SelectFields.asp?Table_ID=236