PORTLAND — Portland International Airport has retained its top ranking for on-time departure performance at major airports for 2013.
According to the United States Department of Transportation, in 2013, 86.16 percent of departures were on time. That keeps Portland International at the number 2 spot in the country for a second year.
For arrivals, the airport came in at number 7 nationwide, at 81.97 percent on time, up one spot from the year before, but down 3 percentage points. That follows a national trend that saw nearly every airport on-time arrivals down 3 percent from 2012.