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
Angola: Italy/Expo2015 - Angola On Display At Leonardo DA Vinci Airport
AllAfrica - 3/27/2015 11:59:02 PM
was inaugurated Friday at Rome?s Leonardo da Vinci International Airport?s terminal 3, by the country?s general commissioner for Expo/2015, Albina Assis Africano. Speaking on the occasion, Albina Assis said the exhibition depicts what Angola will take to ...
Rickenbacker International Airport offers new option for shipping animals internationally
ohio's Country Journal - 3/27/2015 11:20:15 AM
When they arrive at the airport, the animals are unloaded onto a semi trailer ... “Now it looks like the far east is trying to increase their dairy and swine production. Every country in the world is trying to be self sufficient in their food production ...
Vistara to fly international in two years, expand fleet size
Firstpost - 3/31/2015 2:07:19 PM
"Seventy percent of international traffic that Indians travel is westwards ... and Vistara will soon open a "lounge" for business travellers in Delhi airport, inspired by the pampered luxury more common to airports in London and Singapore
Tourism Refund Scheme counters at eight main airports begins tomorrow
Astro Awani - 3/31/2015 12:41:25 PM
"The counters will be made available at the Senai, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching and Penang international airports, Kuala Lumpur International ... Malaysia for at least three months before leaving the country were excluded from entitlement to a refund.
Transportation strike in Argentina shuts down country
Stamford Advocate - 3/31/2015 4:16:10 PM
While transportation workers represent only a small part of the South American country's workforce ... Most domestic and international flights were canceled because transportation unions represent many airport workers. Some schools canceled classes ...
Video: Heart-stopping footage shows plane forced to land sideways as UK is battered by howling winds, rain and snow
Daily Record - 4/1/2015 1:48:49 AM
the high winds have been affecting the arriving or departing airports up and down the country too." Meanwhile, a flight was forced to make an emergency landing at Aberdeen Airport after suffering a problem with one of its engines.
FAA investigates 2 laser incidents by Newark Liberty airport
Daily American - 3/31/2015 6:03:32 PM
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal officials are looking into more laser-pointing incidents at Newark Liberty International Airport ... blind a pilot and are considered a problem at airports around the country. Newark had 28 reported laser-pointing incidents ...
Illegal Alien Sentenced for Transporting 14 Yr Old Girl Across Country for Sex
Breitbart News - 3/31/2015 4:44:48 PM
When questioned by police during the investigation, he admitted to law enforcement that he had entered the country by paying a smuggler ... Molina was arrested at the Jacksonville International Airport by police. They had learned that a child had ...
UnionPay International Joins Hands with 80 Airport Duty Free Shops to Expand Cardholder Privileges
CNW Group - 3/20/2015 5:59:17 AM
... Pearson International Airport and Ngurah Rai International Airport, will extend the offers to the end of 2015. Currently, the overseas UnionPay acceptance network has expanded to 150 countries and regions. UnionPay cards are accepted by 26 million ...
Odisha’s lone airport ranked 33rd in world; sixth in country
Odisha Sun Times - 3/19/2015 10:25:19 AM
The Biju Patnaik International Airport, the lone airport in Odisha, has been ranked 33 rd worldwide and sixth best in India by Airport Services Quality (ASQ). The ranking by ASQ is a benchmarking programme measuring passenger satisfaction while they are at ...
New Zealand team get warm welcome after finishing runners up in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: In Pictures
Cricket Country - 3/31/2015 9:49:37 AM
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Top 10 most memorable moments Unlike, other full member cricket teams, such enormous passion for the cricket team is a rare sight in the small island country ... after reaching the Auckland airport. He and the rest of the ...
Orlando Airport Panel Votes To Keep TSA
aviationpros.com - 3/31/2015 2:07:19 PM
Several members visited airports across the country and Canada to see how private forces worked ... The TSA employs a 1,200-member force at Orlando International Airport and, on any given day, screens 50,000 travelers and 38,000 checked bags.
10 Foreign Airports That Make NYC's LaGuardia Feel Like A 'Third World Country'
The Business Insider - 2/7/2014 11:16:08 AM
In a speech on American infrastructure Thursday, Vice President Joe Biden said that compared to airports like Hong Kong International, New York's LaGuardia feels like a "third world country ... third-busiest airport in the world in 2012, it took home ...
GGA Study: Customs Kiosks Improve Wait Times at JFK, Newark Airports
TravelPulse - 3/31/2015 11:32:49 PM
With notable improvements being seen at airports like JFK and Newark, which combine to welcome more than 19 million overseas passengers annually, the APC kiosks are likely to become more prominent across the country and more popular among international air ...
Legazpi City nominee for Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize
Rappler - 3/31/2015 10:18:15 AM
On November 30, 2006, Super Typhoon Reming (international name: Durian) walloped the country. Legazpi City sustained a devastating ... with the operation of the Bicol International Airport in two years. A recent Asian Institute of Management (AIM) study ...