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
AAI to display 29 airports at World Route Development Forum
businessinsider.in - 9/23/2014 12:00:42 PM
In a bid to expand its connectivity, the Airport Authority of India (AAI) will be marketing 29 airports in the country to international airlines participating in World Route Development Forum that is being held in Chicago between 20 th and 23 rd September.
AAI showcases 29 airports at World Route Development Forum in Chicago
Times of India - 9/23/2014 4:32:43 PM
at all civil airports in the country. Currently, Indian airports handle about 122 million domestic and 47 million international passengers and are poised to handle 217 million domestic and 76 million international passengers by 2020.
Bigger Airport Show In 2015 275 Exhibitors From Over 40 Countries
middleeastevents.com - 9/22/2014 7:44:11 AM
Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai World Central (DWC ... The organizers said about 275 exhibitors from over 40 countries are expected for the 2015 edition. Last year, the number of exhibitors surged 11 per cent compared with the 2013 participation.
Airport Operations Control Centre at Tiruchi airport soon
The Hindu - 9/23/2014 3:39:37 AM
Tiruchi is one among the 10 airports in the country where the AOCC is to be set up by the ... Barring the Jet Airways, the rest are international airlines operating flights to and from Tiruchi to Colombo, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Dubai.
Sharjah International Airport Confirms SITA’s Common-Use Success with Five-Year Renewal
Business Wire - 9/23/2014 2:02:24 PM
With a presence at more than 400 airports around the world, SITA provides a unique service to its 450 air transport industry members and 2,800 customers in more than 200 countries. In 2013, SITA had consolidated revenues of US$1.63 billion.
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." In January, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo called LaGuardia and ...
AAI to showcase 29 airports at international event in US
Post - 9/23/2014 2:52:30 PM
New Delhi: Aiming at enhancing connectivity in different parts of the country, Airports Authority of India ... the AAI is focusing on 29 of them at the World Routes conference. These airports are at Amritsar, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Lucknow, Leh, Srinagar ...
Indian airports low in world rankings; Hyderabad best in country
IBN Live - 4/19/2013 3:43:05 AM
New Delhi: Hyderabad's Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGI) has been rated as the best airport in India, the fifth best regional airport in Asia and the eighth best airport in the 5-10 million passengers per annum capacity category. The ratings were ...
African Express Planes Stopped from Landing Dubai Airports
Mareeg - 9/23/2014 1:48:05 PM
Dalsan Radio report that the government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) stopped the African Express planes from landing in the airports in that country. Dubai Aviation ... flights and who arrived at Aden Adde International Airport for departure ...
Airports Authority markets 29 airports
Daijiworld - 9/23/2014 3:35:27 PM
... 125 airports - of them 21 international airports, 78 domestic airports, seven customs airports and 19 civil enclaves. In addition, AAI also provides Air Navigation Services (ANS) at all civil airports in the country. Currently, Indian airports are ...
World's most beautiful airports
USA Today - 4/7/2013 4:28:56 PM
As the gateway to a city or country, airports are often striking works of architecture. Here are ten of the best from around the world. John F ... one of the easiest airports to navigate, it's also beautiful. Terminal 4's architectural highlights include ...
Dubai gears up for hosting the Airport Show 2015
Arabian Aerospace - 9/23/2014 8:11:38 AM
Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai World Central (DWC ... The organisers said about 275 exhibitors from over 40 countries are expected for the 2015 edition. Last year, the number of exhibitors surged 11 per cent compared with the 2013 participation.
World Routes Officially Handed Over to KwaZulu-Natal Province
TheSacramento Bee - 9/23/2014 6:05:46 PM
The airport, along with its adjacent industrial development zone, the Dube TradePort, provides world-class multimodal transport and trade logistics that are enhancing the country's intercontinental passenger travel and freight transfer. In ...
World's 10 best airports!
Rediff India Abroad - 8/4/2011 6:16:08 AM
World Airport Awards Skytrax 2011 held in Copenhagen ... It is the largest airport in the Nordic countries, and one of the oldest international airports in Europe.
Wellcamp Airport gears up for community day
Gatton Star - 9/24/2014 5:54:27 AM
DARLING Downs residents will get the opportunity to visit Australia's newest airport up close and personal before it ... "For the first time in his career, world IndyCar champ Will Power will race a V8 Supercar down the runway against a Cessna Mustang ...