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  • August 21, 2019
    Transborder freight between the U.S. and other North American countries (Canada and Mexico) in June 2019:Total Transborder Freight: $103.8 billion of transborder freight moved by all modes of transportation, down 2.3% compared to June 2018Most-used mode: Trucks moved $65.6 billion of freight, down 1.5% compared to June 2018Second mode: Railways moved $15.8 billion of freight, up 0.5% compared to June 2018
  • August 16, 2019
    The 21 U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 2.4% more workers in June 2019 than in June 2018:June’s 449,985 full-time equivalents (FTE) was the highest employment total for any month since March 2003 (458,598 FTEs).  June was the 68th consecutive month that U.S. scheduled passenger airline FTEs exceeded the same month of the previous year.
  • August 15, 2019
    U.S. airlines carried an all-time high estimated 77.9 million systemwide (domestic and international) scheduled service passengers in July 2019, seasonally-adjusted, more than in any other month, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS) first estimate.The July estimated passengers were 0.2% more than the June second estimate (77.8M), the previous high, and 3.8% more than the July 2018 reported data (75.1M).
  • August 15, 2019
    WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today released its August 2019 Air Travel Consumer Report (ATCR) on reporting marketing and operating air carrier data compiled for the month of June 2019.  The full consumer report and other aviation consumer matters of interest to the public can be found at
  • August 14, 2019
    The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry, fell 0.1% in June from revised May, falling for the second consecutive month, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS). From June 2018 to June 2019, the index rose 1.3% compared to a rise of 8.9% for the previous year (Tables 1, 2, and 2A).