Airline on-time data for all flights departing NYC in 2013. Also includes useful 'metadata' on airlines, airports, weather, and planes.
This package contains information about all flights that departed from NYC (e.g. EWR, JFK and LGA) in 2013: 336,776 flights in total. To help understand what causes delays, it also includes a number of other useful datasets:
weather: hourly meterological data for each airport
planes: construction information about each plane
airports: airport names and locations
airlines: translation between two letter carrier codes and names
carrier columns are characters instead of factors (#2).
airports: duplicate entry for BFT removed (#7).
date variable combines
day into a single
sched_arr_time variables give scheduled
departure and arrival times - these are more appropriate for connecting
to weather data.
minute are now computed from the scheduled
departure time, not the actual departure time.
tailnum now recorded as
Includes weather data for all airports.
time_hour variable combines
a single POSIXct variable.
Saved as ungrouped.