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
Government In 'Mission Mode' To Expand Aviation Sector, Says PM Modi
NDTV - 10/22/2016 3:14:35 PM
PM Modi noted that India in the near future would probably become the third country in the world in terms of airport activity benchmarks with more middle-class families aspiring to travel by air. The Prime Minister said the country is very huge and "if you ...
Modi opens new green airport terminal in Vadodara
The Hindu - 10/22/2016 8:08:05 PM
"I am happy that after the NDA government came to power, two airports in the country have become fully green," Mr. Modi ... Prime Minister said that India is the fastest growing economy in the world. "Through direct benefit transfer (DBT) of subsidies ...
The Countries Clinton and Trump Mentioned in the Debates So Far
Reason - 10/19/2016 11:24:55 PM
Trump also mentioned China while explaining it had "incredible airports" whereas the U.S. had "become a third world country." Later on in the first debate, Trump suggested China could be responsible for the DNC hack by way of pointing out it was far from ...
Help Us Find America's Top 100 Airports And Win a Canon Rebel and Barracuda Luggage!
TravelPulse - 10/20/2016 11:59:31 PM
To his credit, Donald Trump has been the candidate bringing the discussion to a larger audience. .@realDonaldTrump: "Our airports are like from a Third World country...We're a debtor nation." pic.twitter.com/f87vroNxcr — POLITICO (@politico) September 27 ...
Countries With The Most Airports In The World
worldatlas.com - 8/15/2016 11:59:03 PM
The US hosts the largest number of airports in the world, followed by Brazil and Mexico. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in the U.S. state of Georgia is the United States' busiest airport. Without a doubt, air travel is one of the most ...
The Most Delayed Airports Around Thanksgiving Travel
flyertalk.com - 10/21/2016 10:07:58 AM
The Tuesday before and after Thanksgiving could be the world’s worst days to fly according to ... after the holiday for the top ten airlines among the 45 busiest airports across the country. From this information, they were able to determine which ...
Stunt pilot claims world first at Gloucester Airport
ITV - 10/10/2016 12:37:01 PM
ITV News West Country A stunt pilot is claiming a world first after flying his biplane with wingtips just feet from the ground between two closely tethered hot air balloons at Gloucester Airport. Rich Goodwin used the wingtips of his Pitts Special plane to ...
Top 10 Countries with the Most Airports – 2016 Update
gazettereview.com - 9/10/2016 1:31:05 AM
So we’ve established the importance of airports, but how many of these places are there in the world? Surely there are a countless amount of them across the globe, but how many exactly? Which countries have the most airports? The richest countries?
World War II veterans exhibit unveiled at HNL
KITV News - 10/21/2016 6:33:13 AM
unveiled the new permanent exhibit celebrating the Nisei veterans of World War II on Friday. The unveiling was commemorated with a ceremony at the exhibit site located at the Honolulu International Airport in the makai end of the Interisland Terminal near ...
The world's busiest airport is ....
CNN - 9/9/2016 11:04:56 AM
director general of ACI World. ACI's figures and percentages from the annual report are based on data from more than 2,300 airports in 160 countries worldwide. Dubai handled most international traffic in 2015 The international airport to watch is Dubai.
Trump on the State of US Airports: 'We've Become a Third-World Country'
News Max - 9/26/2016 10:11:58 PM
Donald Trump revealed during Monday night's presidential debate his business made $694 million in 2015, but said he still won't release his tax returns until an IRS audit is complete. From there, the Republican presidential nominee rattled off several ...
Airport & Marine Port Security Global Market Analysis, Opportunities and Forecast 2016 - 2022
EIN Newsdesk - 10/20/2016 6:51:43 PM
However, governments across the globe are making country specific regulations for port security ... Request for TOC@ https://www.wiseguyreports.com/request-toc/513083-world-airport-marine-port-security-market-opportunities-and-forecasts-2014-2022 Global ...
Samsung sets up Galaxy Note 7 exchange kiosks in airports
ewn.co.za - 10/21/2016 3:22:56 PM
CAPE TOWN - Samsung has set up exchange kiosks at airports across the country after its Galaxy Note 7 cellphone ... international ban could face up to R2.5 million fine at some of the world’s airports. Meanwhile, the National Consumer Commission says ...
PM Modi inaugurates terminal building of Vadodara airport, says govt in 'mission mode' to expand aviation sector
India TV - 10/22/2016 2:10:10 PM
"You can well imagine how this sector is growing. India in the near future would probably become the third country in the world in terms of airport activity benchmarks. This will help increase employment opportunities and would spur economic activity," he ...
Government in 'mission mode' to expand aviation sector: PM Modi
Times of India - 10/22/2016 6:35:01 PM
Dedicating the new integrated terminal building of the airport here, Modi noted that India in the near future would probably become the third country in the world in terms of airport activity benchmarks and "if you think only 80 to 100 airports are enough ...