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, 2012See also: Airports map
Survey: Philadelphia International Airport One Of The Happiest In The Country
CBS Philly - 2/1/2015 3:56:04 AM
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — In this bitter cold, can you think of the happiest place to be? According to a survey by a travel dating service for singles, Philadelphia International Airport, with exercise bikes, rocking chairs and more, might be just the place.
Turkey airport police hunt extremists en route to Syria
The Times Of Israël - 2/1/2015 3:27:26 AM
AFP — Everything seems normal as the passengers stream out of a routine flight from a Middle Eastern country after landing at a major Turkish international airport. But as they cross the air bridge from the plane into the airport, two plainclothes ...
Palm Beach International named one of country’s happiest airports
malled.blog.palmbeachpost.com - 1/30/2015 4:08:35 PM
Palm Beach International Airport has been name on of the country’s best airports for positive customer experiences and amenities that make travel more pleasurable. MissTravel.com, a dating destination website, polled more than 50,000 travel enthusiasts ...
Taliban claims responsibility for attack on Americans at Kabul airport base
Washington Post - 1/30/2015 10:53:37 AM
and the glory of his country, and by giving himself away as a sacrifice ... “We can confirm that there was a shooting incident at North Kabul International Airport complex 29 January at approximately 6:40 p.m.,” Tribus said in an e-mailed statement.
Join Turkey's airport police in their hunt for extremists en route to Syria
yourmiddleeast.com - 2/1/2015 10:22:36 AM
War in Syria Everything seems normal as the passengers stream out of a routine flight from a Middle Eastern country after landing at a major Turkish international airport. But as they cross the air bridge from the plane into the airport, two plainclothes ...
Japan, other countries outraged by beheading video
Dallas News - 1/31/2015 2:55:48 PM
Goto’s slaying shocked this country, which up to now had not become directly embroiled ... In light of threats from the Islamic State group, the government ordered heightened security at airports and at Japanese facilities overseas, such as embassies ...
Passengers packing more heat at airports
Dayton Daily News - 2/1/2015 2:15:51 AM
Both Dayton International Airport and the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International ... “I’m not aware of people being arrested or held, but I know that in other parts of the country people are being prosecuted on a more regular basis when it occurs.”
New Allegheny County Airport Authority CEO sees ‘more opportunity’ in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 1/30/2015 11:25:14 PM
Airlines are shedding small- and medium-sized hubs throughout the country and are being very ... when her dad was a pilot for Pan American World Airways. As an adult, she has been working in and with airports for the past 25 years. She’s confident ...
Authority: Newark Airport Passenger Beats Homeless Man With Chair
CBS New York - 1/31/2015 4:43:11 PM
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Ten Lessons Learned by Hezbollah from Israel's Summer War in Gaza
The Huffington Post - 1/30/2015 10:24:59 AM
Secondly, Hezbollah may try to attack some of the Iron Dome installations themselves that are positioned in the north of the country ... Lesson 6 - Ben Gurion Airport: In the summer of 2014, Hamas successfully shut down international air traffic into ...
E-gadgets to assess visibility at airport
Times of India - 1/31/2015 6:37:43 PM
Patna: The Jayaprakash Narain International airport here will soon be equipped ... Sen said, "Drishti will be installed at 27 airports across the country. Patna is among the eight airports where the gadget will be installed in the first phase.
Heavy snowfall shuts down Bratislava international airport
Yahoo News - 1/30/2015 2:57:00 PM
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — An official in Slovakia says heavy snow has forced the closure of the international ... clear when the airport might be reopened. The snow has caused traffic disruption and road closures all across the country Friday.
PAL to integrate International Terminal Fee effective February 1
interaksyon.com - 1/31/2015 6:44:52 PM
MANILA - Philippine Airlines (PAL) will integrate the International Passengers terminal ... Agreement signed by the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) and the airline companies operating in the country. The integration of the terminal fees ...
Population growth, robust business climate keep Hector airport hopping
INFORUM - 1/30/2015 11:18:04 PM
FARGO – The region’s economic and population boom continues to present new challenges and opportunities for Hector International Airport ... growing number of passengers, even as airports in other parts of the country have struggled, said Shawn Dobbers ...
Brazilian NCAA increase airport taxes 14.21% on national, international flights
customstoday.com.pk - 1/31/2015 4:36:01 PM
BRASILIA: The domestic and international flights at government run airports in Brazil will be hit with a tax increase of 14.21% on average. The National Civil Aviation Agency’s administration company Infraero runs 60 airports (half of the country’s ...