The Strongest U.S. Air Companies: Ranked by RealRate’s Groundbreaking Artificial Intelligence

Fasten your seatbelts and stow all tray tables to their upright positions. The 2022 RealRate ratings for the U.S. Air Industry have just landed!


The Top 8 Air companies are as follows:



The top 3 companies in order are Saker Aviation Services, Harbor Diversified and Fedex.

It is a ranking sorted by financial strength.

They had Economic Capital Ratio figures of 233%, 213% and 203%, and did well due to their impressive Operating Expenses, Net Income and Revenue figures respectively.

4 companies received our ‘Top Rated’ award.






The next 8 companies in the ranking are as follows:



The U.S. Air Industry is colossal. There were 674 million US airline passengers in 2021, and U.S. airlines generated $193.58 billion in revenue in the same year.

Passenger numbers in 2020 dropped by 557 million compared to 2019-2020, a 40% decline.

The U.S. aviation industry employs a total of 1,290,400 people, which comprises 691,700 pilots, and 598,700 other employees.

It also accounts for 5.2% of America’s total GDP, as of 2020.

The incredible thing we do at RealRate is delivering ratings that are both independent and fair, coupling expert knowledge and cutting edge artificial intelligence in one nice clear package.

It’s the unique AI model that computes the all-important Economic Capital Ratio figure.

We’re absolutely unbiased and we use only audited public data. We’re fair, explainable, and above all, avoid any conflicts of interest.

We are revolutionising the ratings industry with every rating.


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