Japan’s Osaka International Airport was second-best overall and the most punctual medium-sized airport, with 93.2% of its flights on time. As for the top large airport, Munich claimed the coveted spot, whisking 89% of flights off and on the tarmac without delay. Whodathunkit... Japan and Germany leading in efficiency.
The report also examined airlines and found Latvia's airBaltic was the best of the year, with 94.9% of its flights sticking to schedule, while budget carrier Norwegian Air was named the most punctual low-cost carrier.
Here are the airports and airlines that were the most on-time in 2014, separated by airport size.
Most punctual large airports:
1. Munich Airport -- 89.0%
2. Tokyo Haneda -- 87.9%
3. Seattle Sea-Tac Airport -- 86.2%