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  • July 10, 2020
    U.S. airlines employed 696,534 workers in the middle of May 2020, 20,100 fewer than in mid-April 2020 and 42,282 fewer than in May 2019. The May 2020 numbers consist of 588,802 full-time and 107,732 part-time workers
  • June 18, 2020
    The 23 U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 6.7% fewer full-time equivalents (FTEs) in mid-April 2020 than in mid-March 2020:Mid-April’s total number of FTEs (428,569) was down almost 31,000 workers from mid-March 2020 (459,250 FTEs) and was the lowest FTE total for any month since August 2017 (423,747 FTEs).Mid-April 2020 FTEs were down 4.0% or almost 18,000 FTEs from April 2019 (446,323 FTEs).  April was the first month that U.S. scheduled passenger airline FTEs were lower than the same month of the previous year since April 2013.
  • June 10, 2020
    US airlines employed 715,017 workers in the middle of April 2020, almost 37,000 fewer than in mid-March 2020 and almost 21,000 fewer than in April 2019. The April 2020 numbers consist of 604,551 full-time and 110,466 part-time workers.Regulations require airlines to report employment numbers to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics for employees who worked or received pay for any part of the pay period(s) ending nearest the 15th day of the month.
  • May 20, 2020
    The 22 U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 3.2% more workers in March 2020 than in March 2019:March’s 459,190 full-time equivalents (FTEs) was up 3.2% from February 2020 (458,832 FTEs) and was the highest FTE total for any month since February 2003 (460,852 FTEs).  March was the 77th consecutive month that U.S. scheduled passenger airline FTEs exceeded the same month of the previous year.
  • April 15, 2020
    The 22 U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 3.6% more workers in February 2020 than in February 2019:February’s 458,832 full-time equivalents (FTEs) was up from the previous month’s employment total in January 2020 (456,398 FTEs) and was the highest FTE total for any month since February 2003 (460,852 FTEs).  February was the 76th consecutive month that U.S. scheduled passenger airline FTEs exceeded the same month of the previous year.

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