On-Time Performance

United Airlines

Report: United Airlines Ranks Dead Last For On-Time Performance

United Airlines ranks dead last in a U.S. Department of Transportation analysis of on-time performance for the month of July, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

credit: Steve Hardy/CBS Digital Chicago

Metra Had One Of Its Best On-Time Performances Ever In February

On-time performance on Metra’s 11 commuter rail lines averaged 97.4 percent last month, the first time on-time performance has been that good in three years.


Metra locomotive (CBS File Photo)

Metra Seeks To Remedy On-Time Performance Slip

On-time performance at Metra has slipped last year, and the commuter rail agency’s chairman, chief executive officer and board want something done about it.

WBBM Newsradio–01/23/2012

Metra locomotive (CBS File Photo)

Metra To Quit Practices That Artificially Inflate On-Time Figures

Metra is changing how it reports late trains, so commuters will have more accurate information about which trains are chronically delayed.

CBS Chicago–07/21/2011

Metra Train Halted

Metra’s Storm Delays Partly Due To UP Safety Rules

Metra has been rolling with the punches in severe weather the past few weeks, the same as everyone else. But the recent storms have underscored a difference that is creating delays for commuters.

WBBM Newsradio–07/18/2011

Midway International Airport

Flight From Midway Has Nation’s Worst On-Time Performance

The nation’s airlines slogged through a lot of cancellations in April, hurting their on-time performance.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2011