U.S. Commercial Aircraft Fleet 2017

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Number of Aircraft by Model, Type, Manufacturer, and Airline.

Boeing 737-800

TOTAL FLEET: 7,309 +2.5%

The most popular aircraft in the U.S. Fleet in 2017 was the Boeing 737-800 with 729 units ahead of the Boeing 737-700 (569 units) and the Airbus A320 (497 units).

In 2017, the U.S. commercial aircraft inventory was 7,309 aircraft, up from 7,130 aircraft in 2016 (+179/+2.5%). The 2016 inventory included 3,938 narrow-body jets (55.2%), 1,639 regional jets
(23.0%), and 1,075 wide-body jets (15.1%). The remaining 478 aircraft were turboprops, business jets and piston-engine aircraft.

Of the 7,309 aircraft in the U.S. commercial inventory, 3,173 or 43.4% were manufactured by Boeing, 1,446 or 19.8% by Airbus, 1,034 or 14.1% by Bombardier, 798 or 10.9% by Embraer, and 472 or 6.5% by McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing).

The most popular aircraft in the inventory remains the Boeing 737-800 with 794 units (729 in 2016) ahead of the Boeing 737-700 (585 units vs. 569 in 2015), and the Airbus A320ceo (505 units vs. 497 in 2016). In 4th place we have the Boeing 757-200 (456 vs. 484) ahead of the Bombardier CRJ200 (393 vs. 385), Airbus A321ceo (350 vs. 280), and the Airbus A319ceo (342 vs. 333).

In 2017, a number of new aircraft models entered the U.S. fleet including the Airbus A320neo (17 units), the Airbus A321neo (5 units), the Airbus A350-900 (6 units), and the Boeing 737 MAX 8 (17 units).

Top 10 Models

# in Fleet

% of Total

Boeing 737-800
Boeing 737-700
Airbus A320 (ceo)
Boeing 757-200
Bombardier CRJ200
Airbus A321 (ceo)
Airbus A319 (ceo)
Boeing 737-900ER
Bombardier CRJ700
Bombardier CRJ900

794
585
505
456
393
350
342
292
282
270

10.9%
 8.0%
 6.9%
 6.2%
 5.4%
 4.8%
 4.7%
 4.0%
 3.9%
 3.7%

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U.S. Fleet 2017 | By Model

#

Manufacturer

Aircraft Model

2017

2016

CHANGE

ALL
Boeing
Boeing
Airbus
Boeing
Bombardier
Airbus
Airbus
Boeing
Bombardier
Bombardier
Embraer
Cessna
Embraer
Embraer
Boeing
McDonnell Douglas
Airbus
Boeing
Boeing
Boeing
McDonnell Douglas
McDonnell Douglas
Embraer
McDonnell Douglas
Boeing
Embraer
Bombardier
Airbus
Boeing
Boeing
Boeing
Airbus
Boeing
Boeing
Boeing
Boeing
Boeing
Boeing
Boeing
McDonnell Douglas
Boeing
ATR
McDonnell Douglas
Boeing
ATR
Boeing
Boeing
Boeing
Airbus
Bombardier
Douglas
Boeing
McDonnell Douglas
Boeing
Gulfstream
Boeing
Airbus
McDonnell Douglas
Gulfstream
McDonnell Douglas
Gulfstream
Lockheed
Convair
Gulfstream
Gulfstream
Airbus
Boeing
Airbus
Convair
Gulfstream
Embraer
Hawker
Curtiss
CASA
McDonnell Douglas
Embraer
Dassault
Dassault
Gulfstream
Dassault
Dassault
Gulfstream
Piper
Cessna
Cessna
Cessna
Cessna
Boeing
Cessna
Hawker
Airbus
Bombardier
Gulfstream
Gulfstream
Bombardier
Pilatus
Saab
Boeing

ALL
737-800
737-700
A320 (ceo)
757-200
CRJ200
A321 (ceo)
A319 (ceo)
737-900ER
CRJ700
CRJ900
E175
C208B
E170
ERJ-145
767-300ER
MD-88
A300
777-200ER
767-300F
717-200
MD-11F
MD-83
E190
MD-90-30
737-300
ERJ-140
DHC-8-400
A330-200
747-400
767-300
747-400F
A330-300
777F
757-300
767-400ER
787-9
777-300ER
787-8
737-400
MD-82
767-200
ATR 42
DC-10-10F
737-900
ATR 72
777-200
727-200
737 MAX 8
A320neo
Challenger 300
DC-6
747-8F
DC-10-30F
737-200
Global 5000
777-200LR
A310
DC-9-15F
Global Express
DC-9-30F
G550
L-382G
CV-580
G650/G650ER
GV
A350-900
767-200ER
A321neo
CV-5800
GIV
ERJ-135
800XP
C-46
CN235
DC-9-50
EMB 120
Falcon 20
Falcon 2000
G450
Falcon 7X
Falcon 900
G200
PA-32
180
210
206H
560XL Citation Excel
737-500
750 Citation X
850XP
A318
Challenger 604
G150
Gulfstream II
Learjet 45
PC-12
SF-340A
747-200

7,309
794
585
505
456
393
350
342
292
282
270
267
241
199
186
132
121
120
113
112
111
108
86
80
69
62
59
52
50
45
43
40
40
38
37
37
35
34
32
29
29
28
26
26
24
21
19
18
17
17
15
15
13
13
11
11
10
10
9
9
8
8
8
7
7
7
6
5
5
5
5
4
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
2
2
2
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
0

7,130
729
569
497
484
385
280
333
258
282
270
218
241
179
233
146
121
120
112
107
109
106
102
91
72
90
59
53
48
50
40
37
38
32
37
37
22
22
29
41
51
30
26
29
24
26
19
18
0
0
9
15
10
13
8
9
10
10
9
6
8
5
8
7
5
6
0
5
0
5
7
13
2
3
2
4
17
3
1
4
2
2
2
2
1
1
1
1
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
0
1
0
3

+179
+65
+16
+8
-28
+8
+70
+9
+34
0
0
+49
0
+20
-47
-14
0
0
+1
+5
+2
+2
-16
-11
-3
-28
0
-1
+2
-5
+3
+3
+2
+6
0
0
+13
+12
3
-12
-22
-2
0
-3
0
-5
0
0
+17
+17
+6
0
+3
0
+3
+2
0
0
0
+3
0
+3
0
0
+2
+1
+6
0
+5
0
-2
-9
+1
0
+1
-1
-14
0
+2
-1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
-1
0
0
0
0
0
0
+1
0
+1
-3


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98

U.S. Fleet 2017 | By Manufacturer

#

Manufacturer

2017

% of Fleet

2016

% of Fleet

ALL
Boeing
Airbus
Bombardier
Embraer
McDonnell Douglas
Cessna
ATR
Gulfstream
Douglas
Convair
Dassault
Lockheed
Hawker
CASA
Curtiss
Piper
Pilatus
Saab

7,309
3,173
1,446
1,034
798
472
246
47
34
15
12
10
8
4
3
3
2
1
1

100.0%
43.4%
19.8%
14.1%
10.9%
6.5%
3.4%
0.6%
0.5%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%

7,130
3,080
1,327
1,015
810
515
246
52
31
15
12
8
8
3
2
3
2
1
0

100.00%
43.2%
18.6%
14.2%
11.4%
7.2%
3.5%
0.7%
0.4%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%


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U.S. Fleet 2017 | By Airline

#

Manufacturer

2017

% of Fleet

2016

% of Fleet

ALL
American Airlines
Delta Air Lines
Southwest Airlines
United Air Lines
FedEx
SkyWest Airlines
JetBlue Airways
UPS
Envoy Air
Republic Airline
ExpressJet Airlines
Endeavor Air
Alaska Airlines
Mesa Airlines
PSA Airlines
Allegiant Air
Spirit Air Lines
Frontier Airlines
Horizon Air
Virgin America
Air Wisconsin Airl.
Compass Airlines
GoJet (United Exp.)
Hawaiian Airlines
Jet Av. Flight Serv.
Everts Air
Atlas Air
Sun Country Airl.
ABX Air
Avjet
Air Transport Int'l
Gulf and Caribbean
Swift Air
Kalitta Air
Polar Air Cargo
Western Global
Kalitta Charters II
Omni Air Int'l
Amerijet Int'l
USA Jet Airlines
Elite Airways
Southern Air
XTRA Airways
Lynden Air Cargo
Ameristar Air Cargo
Sky Lease Cargo
Dynamic Airways
Aloha Air Cargo
Miami Air Int'l
Asia Pacific Airl.
Northern Air Cargo
National Air Cargo
Rhoades / Transair
Sierra Pacific Airl.
KaiserAir
Prescott Spt. Co.
21 Air
Polaris Aviation Sol.
Shuttle America
Caribbean Sun Airl.
Island Air Hawaii
Eastern Airlines
Florida West Airl.
Songbird Airways

7,309
995
932
760
755
676
434
243
239
198
190
183
173
155
145
123
115
112
78
76
65
64
56
54
51
50
34
29
27
26
25
25
19
17
16
13
13
12
12
11
11
11
10
8
8
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
4
4
3
3
3
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0

100.00%
13.6%
12.8%
10.4%
10.3%
9.2%
5.9%
3.3%
3.3%
2.7%
2.6%
2.5%
2.4%
2.1%
2.0%
1.7%
1.6%
1.5%
1.1%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%

7,130
1,011
903
723
742
665
374
227
236
198
114
292
150
156
133
115
96
95
66
68
63
65
62
54
48
31
34
30
25
28
27
17
19
12
14
13
12
11
11
11
11
10
10
10
8
8
6
5
0
6
4
0
4
4
4
3
2
1
0
61
7
6
5
3
1

100.00%
14.2%
12.7%
10.1%
10.4%
9.3%
5.2%
3.2%
3.3%
2.8%
1.6%
4.1%
2.1%
2.2%
1.9%
1.6%
1.3%
1.3%
0.9%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.7%
0.4%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.2%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.9%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%


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U.S. Fleet 2017 | By Type

#

Manufacturer

2017

% of Fleet

2016

% of Fleet


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2
3
4
5
6

ALL
Narrow-Body Jet
Regional Jet
Wide-Body Jet
Turboprop
Business Jet
Piston

7,130
3,982
1,740
1,109
368
87
23

100.00%
54.5%
23.8%
15.2%
5.0%
1.2%
0.3%

7,130
3,938
1,639
1,075
386
69
23

100.00%
55.2%
23.0%
15.1%
5.4%
1.0%
0.3%



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U.S. Fleet 2017 | By # of Engines

#

No. of Engines

2017

% of Fleet

2016

% of Fleet

ALL ENGINES
ALL AIRCAFT
2 engines
1 engine
3 engines
4 engines

14,778
7,309
6,776
247
165
121


100.00%
92.7%
3.4%
2.3%
1.7%

14,425
7,130
6,594
247
166
123


100.00%
92.5%
3.5%
2.3%
1.7%

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