On-time data for all flights that departed NYC (i.e. JFK, LGA or EWR) in 2013.
Data frame with columns
- year, month, day
Date of departure.
- dep_time, arr_time
Actual departure and arrival times (format HHMM or HMM), local tz.
- sched_dep_time, sched_arr_time
Scheduled departure and arrival times (format HHMM or HMM), local tz.
- dep_delay, arr_delay
Departure and arrival delays, in minutes. Negative times represent early departures/arrivals.
Two letter carrier abbreviation. See
airlinesto get name.
Plane tail number. See
planesfor additional metadata.
- origin, dest
Origin and destination. See
airportsfor additional metadata.
Amount of time spent in the air, in minutes.
Distance between airports, in miles.
- hour, minute
Time of scheduled departure broken into hour and minutes.
Scheduled date and hour of the flight as a
POSIXctdate. Along with
origin, can be used to join flights data to
RITA, Bureau of transportation statistics, https://www.transtats.bts.gov/DL_SelectFields.asp?Table_ID=236