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
HMS Host food donation program at Tampa International Airport is one of the most successful in the country
WTSP - 3/10/2014 2:35:36 PM
TAMPA, Florida - On average, 46,000 passengers travel through Tampa International Airport every day, and all those people eat a lot of food. To make sure shelves are full, the airport's food vender, HMS Host, makes 10 to 15 percent more food then they'll ...
At the Airport
Cincinnati - 3/11/2014 9:00:57 PM
Most every traveler leaves for the airport with a bag, so who's buying them at the airport? Money- and time-saving tips, as well as restaurant, bar and store suggestions. Money- and time-saving tips, as well as restaurant, bar and store suggestions.
200 low-cost airports to be built across India
khaleejtimes.com - 3/10/2014 7:43:24 PM
This will be one of the focus areas of India Aviation 2014, the country’s largest civil ... $120 billion in the development of airport infrastructure; improvement in connecting infrastructure; development of world class air navigation services ...
200 Small No-frill Airports to Dot Network
The New Indian Express - 3/11/2014 12:15:25 AM
The addition of new airports is also expected to boost the country's ... “Rapidly expanding air transport network and opening up of the airport infrastructure to private sector participation was fuelling the growth of air traffic in the ...
10 Foreign Airports That Make NYC's LaGuardia Feel Like A 'Third World Country'
The Business Insider - 2/7/2014 6:39:57 PM
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 ... to add a third runway to increase its capacity.
Vice President Biden blasts LaGuardia Airport as feeling like ‘it’s in some third world country’
New York Daily News - 2/5/2014 11:57:17 PM
“If I blindfolded you and took you to LaGuardia Airport in New York, you must think, ‘I must be in some third world country ... s airports, was not amused. La Guardia Airport, one of the busiest airports in the world, but has been ...
Indian airports low in world rankings; Hyderabad best in country
in.com - 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 ...
Joe Biden on LaGuardia Airport: 'I must be in some third-world country'
The Verge - 2/5/2014 11:57:17 PM
Vice President Joe Biden is very unhappy about America's declining infrastructure. During a speech in Philadelphia today, he threw New York's LaGuardia Airport under the bus to drive that point home. But first, the vice president talked about advancements ...
New York airport like a 'Third World Country': Joe Biden
Zee News Limited - 2/7/2014 7:19:55 AM
Washington: US Vice President Joe Biden has reportedly said that New York's LaGuardia Airport is in need of major improvements, while comparing it with the airport in Hong Kong. Biden said that if he were to blindfold a person and take him to the LaGuardia ...
Joe Biden Says NYC Airport Like ‘Some 3rd-World Country’
Time - 2/7/2014 11:51:56 AM
Never one who can be accused of failing to speak his mind, Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday compared LaGuardia Airport in New York to “some third-world country.” During a speech about infrastructure at a Philadelphia train station, Biden ...
Biden calls LaGuardia airport a 'third world country,' but it could be worse
thelead.blogs.cnn.com - 2/7/2014 11:11:58 PM
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Biden says NY airport like a ‘Third World country’
Washington Post - 2/7/2014 12:39:03 AM
PHILADELPHIA — Vice President Joe Biden says New York’s LaGuardia Airport could use some major improvements — and that’s putting it mildly. Biden says if he blindfolded someone and took him to LaGuardia he’d think he was in “some Third World ...
Plugs Biden: LaGuardia Airport Like a Third World Country
Rushlimbaugh.com - 2/7/2014 8:55:57 PM
RUSH: Now to sound bite number 19. You know, I have been waiting for this sound bite. You've heard it by now. It's been viral for 24 hours, and I am routinely surprised when I think I'm not going to be. I'm not surprised. I don't think I'm gonna be ...
Joe Biden cracks on LaGuardia Airport in N.Y.: ‘Third World country’
Washington Times - 2/7/2014 11:51:56 AM
It’s like a Third World country around here — that was Vice President Joseph R. Biden’s assessment of LaGuardia Airport in New York, as he compared it other hot travel spots around the world. Specifically, the gaffe-prone vice president said that if ...
Which country has the worst airport delays in the world?
The Christian Science Monitor - 7/12/2013 12:47:42 PM
the US company FlightStats.com said in its report. That will not be news to many of the 82 million passengers who passed through Beijing Airport last year, making it the second busiest air hub in the world (after Atlanta). Long waits at airports ...