Definition: This entry gives the total number of airports or airfields recognizable from the air. The runway(s) may be paved (concrete or asphalt surfaces) or unpaved (grass, earth, sand, or gravel surfaces) but may include closed or abandoned installations. Airports or airfields that are no longer recognizable (overgrown, no facilities, etc.) are not included. Note that not all airports have accommodations for refueling, maintenance, or air traffic control.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Airports map
Arthur D. Little World Airport Report 2016
Air Transport World - 8/24/2016 11:55:32 PM
... D Little World Airport Report mirror the fortunes of the world’s six key economic regions, with poor performance among Brazilian airports reflecting the economic downturn in that country, for example. Brazil’s economic backslide in turn hit the ...
Oldest Airports In The World
worldatlas.com - 8/26/2016 5:19:27 PM
The oldest airports in the world include the College Park Airport in the United ... These airports also serve as historical landmarks in their respective countries, and represent advancements in air travel technology.
East Africa: Airports Transforming Tourism Sector
AllAfrica - 8/26/2016 12:33:08 PM
The Ethiopian Airports Enterprise (EAE ... In addition, there is a daily_"Historic Route Service"_for tourists to the country's world famous ancient historic sites of Axum, Bahir Dar, Gondar and Lalibela which showcase obelisks and rock-hewn churches ...
RANKED: The 10 best airports in Asia
The Business Insider - 8/17/2016 8:26:06 AM
However, Changi isn't the only world class facility of its kind in Asia — which is why Skytrax has released its list of the 10 best airports in Asia. The Skytrax annual rankings are based on the impressions of over 13 million flyers from 106 countries.
How discrimination against Muslims at airports actually hurts the fight against terrorism
Washington Post - 8/26/2016 8:36:54 AM
Recently, newspapers across the world — including ... would emerge in other countries — including in the United States, where Muslims are also fairly well-integrated but still experience negative interactions with airport authorities.
Home Ministry Orders Security Audit Of All Airports In The Country
newsworldindia.in - 8/16/2016 7:30:01 AM
Home Ministry on Tuesday, ordered security audit of all airports in the country. According to reports, the alarm has been sounded following the recent terror attacks at airports like Brussels and Istanbul. The Home Ministry also said that it wants specific ...
Australian teen becomes the youngest pilot to fly solo around the world - as he slams Indonesian air control for directing him to fly straight into a MOUNTAIN
Daily Mail - 8/27/2016 12:36:07 AM
Lachlan Smart landed his single-engine aircraft, a Cirrus SR22, at Sunshine Coast Airport at Marcoola on Saturday ... stopped in 24 locations and 15 countries on his way to taking the Guinness World Record from American Matt Guthmiller, who completed ...
Australian teenager becomes youngest person to fly solo around the world in a single aircraft
The Independent - 8/27/2016 3:23:44 PM
Mr Smart touched down in 24 locations across 15 countries on his way to breaking the Guinness world record. He landed along the Sunshine Coast at Maroochydore Airport on Saturday, having departed from the same airstrip on 4 July. “The support I have ...
A True World Connection
AviationPros - 8/26/2016 4:50:49 PM
We have custom pieces that are produced by airport network, which include guides to gorgeous destinations all around the world and who doesn’t want ... highlights to the latest trends at airports around the country so when they’re traveling they ...
LaGuardia Airport Construction Creating Nightmare Traffic
NBC 4 New York - 8/21/2016 11:59:06 PM
... Renovate LaGuardia Airport Vice President Joe Biden is commending a plan to renovate LaGuardia Airport, which he once likened to a "Third World country". Andrew Siff reports. (Published Tuesday, June 14, 2016) The Port Authority has been tweeting from ...
Which airports have the happiest passengers?
CNN - 3/3/2016 4:01:51 PM
(CNN ... Best Airports by Size: Over 40 Million Passengers per Year. Crowd-pleasing innovations It's yet another award these two can add to the shelf, having secured first and second place in travel website Sleeping in Airports' survey of the world's ...
Veterans are Dancin' Up A Storm at Reagan International Airport
buckeyecountry105.iheart.com - 8/26/2016 10:48:44 PM
"During a layover at the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, a World War II veteran passed the time and entertained ... keeping you in touch with all of your favorite Country music stars. If it's happening in Nashville, you'll hear about it with ...
How Blue Grass Airport has changed since Flight 5191 crash
WKYT 27 - 8/26/2016 10:41:35 PM
"This airport is not unlike several airports around the country that were built in World War II. A lot of them have that same crossing two or three runways at midfield, very common back then, and Lexington was no different," Frankl said. The runway change ...
Teen completes record round world solo flight
Emirates247 - 8/27/2016 9:04:21 AM
Lachlan Smart, from Queensland, touched down at Maroochydore Airport on the Sunshine ... having flown around the world, for over 24,000 nautical miles is just a great relief." The teenager stopped in 24 locations and 15 countries during his seven-week ...
Save Thousands As A Medical Tourist In These 5 Countries
The Huffington Post - 8/26/2016 7:25:19 AM
People around the world are realizing the benefits of the country's high-quality ... recently built a second site only two miles from the Río Negro International Airport. Being only a stone's-throw away from the arrival terminal means that patients ...