The Top 10 On-Time Airlines

If there's one thing that gets air travelers fuming--aside from rude fellow passengers--it's flight delays. What worse feeling is there than hearing the captain come on the PA system to announce, "it'll just be a few more minutes here, folks"?

Some airlines are more timely than others, of course, so if you have a choice of carriers you may want to consider the following. Air travel consultant FlightStats has compiled data from the month of October 2014 to find the top ten on-time airlines.   

10. TAM Airlines (87.13% on-time performance)
9. All Nippon Airways (87.54% on-time performance)
8. Saudia (88.21% on-time performance)
7. Austrian Airlines (88.33% on-time performance)
6. Air New Zealand (88.65% on-time performance)
5. Japan Airlines (89.19% on-time performance)
4. Air Europa (89.35% on-time performance)
3. Scandinavian Airlines (89.56% on-time performance)
2. Aeroflot (89.62% on-time performance)
1. Iberia (90.05% on-time performance)

Source: FlightStats