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Market Share Of Big 6?

Sat Sep 29, 2001 10:41 am

Hey, does anyone know the 2001 or 2000 combined market share of the US' top 6 airlines (AA, UA, DL, NW, CO, US)? In such an oligopolistic economy it must be a large number.
thanks
russ
 
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RE: Market Share Of Big 6?

Sun Sep 30, 2001 2:55 am

Come on, Al, Nate, Mendis? You guys have any idea?
 
Teej13
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RE: Market Share Of Big 6?

Sun Sep 30, 2001 3:36 am

Go to the US Dept of Transportation - they've got data on this - I did an Economics thesis using market share data from there, so it's solid and credible.
 
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RE: Market Share Of Big 6?

Sun Sep 30, 2001 4:45 am

Thanks Teej13, but the "Dotbot" search service on the DOT's website leaves a little to be desired and is having a hard time finding anything of relevance.

if you have experience with the dot website or remember seeing something somewhere, perhaps you can help?

thanks,
russ
 
acvitale
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RE: Market Share Of Big 6?

Sun Sep 30, 2001 2:50 pm

It is approx 71% of the total ASMs controlled in the US domestic market by the big 6.

Albert

From the 2000 DOT statistics published on the website. http://dot.gov

That does not include the commuter carriers that operate as codeshares by the big 6 partners.

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