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United States Department of Transportation defines a major carrier or major airline carrier as a U.S.-based airline that posts more than $1 billion in revenue during a fiscal year. [1 ]
Annual revenue in
Over $1 billion
Over $100 million to $1 billion
Over $20 million to $99.9 million
Over $0 million to $19.9 million
As of 2013, there were 17 major carriers: [1 ]
* Reporting in Group III by waiver.
The term "major carrier" or "major airline" can also refer to traditional
legacy carriers, distinguishing them from startup and low-cost carriers.
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