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
NAIA ranked 5th worst airport in Asia
Philstar - 10/19/2016 11:57:43 AM
With major renovations implemented at the country’s main international gateway, the NAIA – for the second consecutive year – was not included in the world’s list of worst airports. The NAIA was ranked world’s worst airport in 2011 and 2013 ...
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 ...
Kuwait Airport, the 8th wonder of the world!
Kuwait Times - 10/18/2016 7:58:30 PM
But, people, the airport is the country’s frontier and the continuation of this farce is disgraceful for Kuwait! Kuwait is a humanitarian center and the world’s largest donor. It has built the most beautiful airports and playgrounds in friendly ...
The worst airport in the world
Saudi Gazette - 10/20/2016 8:24:46 PM
It has taken two years for KAIA to move from the world’s worst airport to world’s second worst ... A visitor may think that they are in a different country because most of the workers are non-Saudi, except for the customs and passport control officers.
Minimise extra fees with flight bookings – cities & countries to aim for (and avoid)
pointhacks.com.au - 10/20/2016 11:23:44 PM
To determine the difference between departing from various airports in Australia and around the world, I used Google’s ITA Matrix ... Compared to other countries, Australia is middle-of-the-road in terms of its taxes and fees. New Zealand is one of ...
Samsung is now processing Note 7 exchanges at airports around the world
Android Central - 10/18/2016 5:32:21 AM
Samsung has started setting up exchange booths at airports across the world to process Note 7 returns or refunds ... it is now illegal to carry the Note 7 aboard a flight in the U.S., and other countries have enacted similar bans on the device.
Will take up Ludhiana airport issue with AAI: Union minister
nyoooz.com - 10/18/2016 4:27:56 AM
"Important business hub like Ludhiana definitely deserves an airport to improve city's connectivity with the rest of the country as well as the world. I have taken up the issue earlier also with my counterpart, but the government will ensure that all ...
SITA Named Asia Pacific Airport IT Solutions Company of the Year
eglobaltravelmedia.com.au - 10/17/2016 3:56:19 PM
SITA’s Day of Operations, and its Airport Management solution which is used at more than 150 airports in 48 countries, enable airlines to assign ... It stands out among its peers in its ability to deliver world-class technology solutions to the airport ...
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 ...
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 ...
TravelPulse Radio: Mark Murphy Talks Airport Infrastructure
TravelPulse - 10/18/2016 5:06:43 PM
PHOTO: New York's LaGuardia Airport was one of the airports Donald Trump likened to that of a third world country. (Photo via Flickr/Jeff Kern) Love him or hate him, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump may have done travelers a huge service ...
Union to resist airport concession over past deals
guardian.ng - 10/21/2016 12:28:09 AM
The secretary added that airports around the world are critical with serious concerns security, adding that to have them concessioned into wrong hands will not the country any good.
193 arrested in 43-country international operation against airline fraudsters
The Sofia Globe - 10/20/2016 3:42:37 AM
Forty-three countries, including Bulgaria, 75 airlines and eight online travel agencies were involved in this global operation which took place at 189 airports across the world from October 10 to 15. The countries involved include Austria, Bulgaria ...
Aurora World confirms positive Cannes event
DFNI online - 10/17/2016 11:55:55 PM
Aurora, who launched its new merchandising display (right) last summer, unveiled its 1.4 metre high by 0.6 metre diameter stand appearing firstly with Istanbul Atatürk airport, followed by at Dufry Sharjah and Dubai airports. Aurora World Global Travel ...
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?