Global aircraft fleet - average age of retirement 2005-2017

The statistic displays the average age of aircraft that were removed from the global commercial fleet from 2005 to 2017, with a breakdown by aircraft type. In 2017, the average age of passenger jets removed from service was around 23.3 years.

Average age of airplanes* removed from the global aircraft fleet from 2005 to 2017, by aircraft type

Passenger jetsPassenger turboprops
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Release date

July 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2005 to 2017

Supplementary notes

* Figures include only Western built passenger jets.
Data for 2013, 2015 and 2016 was taken from previous editions.

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