Caribbean Airlines (CAL) has been ranked as 34th in the world, based on on-time performance (OTP) for May 2018, by the Official Aviation Guide (OAG).
A statement by CAL says the OTP of over 150 airlines was used to determine the ranking.
According to the OAG’s monthly Flight Review, Caribbean Airlines' OTP for May is 85.6%, based on the 2,693 flights operated by the airline.
CAL says this places it in the top 10 percentile worldwide.
The OAG leverages the world's largest network of air travel data to provide accurate, timely, actionable digital information and applications to the world’s airlines, airports, government agencies and travel-related service companies.
The OAG’s definition of on-time performance (OTP) is a flight that arrives or departs within 14 minutes and 59 seconds (under 15 minutes) of its scheduled arrival/ departure time.
Cancellations are also included.
The airline says that these latest statistics provided by the OAG, show a marked improvement in Caribbean Airlines’ OTP globally, "thanks to the unwavering commitment of the airline’s employees, who consistently go above and beyond, to ensure that its customers arrive to their destinations safely and on time".
Caribbean Airlines operates more than 600 weekly flights to twenty (20) destinations in the Caribbean and North and South America.