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2023 US Business Aviation Market – In Numbers

In 2023,  1,777,413 commercial business aviation flights were tracked in, from, and to the US with 2,800,765  flight hours. That is  4,870 flights every day on average. The number of daily flights is down 4.19%  from 5,083  flights per day in 2022.

US Business Aviation Monthly Flights


 Top 25 States by Flight Origin (Percentage of total flights)

2023 vs 2022 Business Aviation Flights by Origin State

 

After taking over California in 2021, Florida continues to lead as the state with the most business aviation flights in 2023. The New York metropolitan area served from both New York and New Jersey states ranks at the 3rd position with a total of 142,317 flights.


Top 10 US Business Aviation Airports | Number of flights by origin airport

 

KTEB TETERBORO, NJ (New York)
KPBI WEST PALM BEACH, FL (Fort Lauderdale)
KLAS LAS VEGAS, NV (Las Vegas)
KHPN WHITE PLAINS, NY (New York)
KDAL DALLAS, TX (Dallas/Fort Worth)
KVNY VAN NUYS, CA (Los Angeles)
KIAD WASHINGTON, DC (Washington)
KSNA SANTA ANA, CA (Los Angeles)
KMDW CHICAGO, IL (Chicago)
KSDL SCOTTSDALE, AZ (Phoenix)

In 2023, Teterboro Airport (KTEB) saw a slight traffic decrease of -0.8%  versus 2022 confirming its position as the leading airport serving New York City. Dallas/ Fort Worth (KDAL) airport is the only top 10 airport that saw traffic increase in 2023 in comparison with 2022 with +3,8% total departing flights.

 


Total Flights by Aircraft Category

Where Long Range jets saw a slight increase of 3% of total flight, the Light Jets category saw the most significant decrease of -13% in total flight in comparison with 2022.


Market Share by Number of Flights

The top US market players were able to preserve their market share, with NetJets continuing to lead the market with over 1/5 of total traffic. Wheels Up is the only Top 10 operator that saw a decrease in number of flights in comparison to 2022 with a -17% reduction in total annual flights. 


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