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
Singapore confirms Zika spread; US and other countries issue travel warnings
FOX News - 8/31/2016 11:37:05 AM
Confirmed cases of Zika virus in Singapore rose to 82 on Tuesday, as the United States joined a growing list of countries warning pregnant women ... come as the tourism industry in one of the world's busiest travel hubs already faces weak global economic ...
Books: Reflecting On Latin America, While Whizzing through Airports
NBC News - 8/30/2016 10:19:32 AM
And as Neuman moves on his journey, he transforms the most ordinary places in the world—airports, hotels and way stations ... "Someone who travels through a lot of countries can feel like each place belongs to him, and at the same time also feel ...
Govt. to renovate World War II airports to improve regional connectivity in north-east
New Kerala - 8/31/2016 11:44:15 AM
"There are large numbers of airports in the northeast which were built during the World War II that are not being used ... air connectivity among the north-eastern states and adjacent countries like Bangladesh, Myanmar and Thailand, Sinha said the ruling ...
Airports See Spike In Passengers Trying To Bring Guns Onto Flights
Klahoma's Own Channel 9 - 8/31/2016 1:14:19 AM
Officials with Will Rogers World Airport say TSA is finding more and more handguns ... “It’s very concerning in light of everything that’s happened in the world today and in our country,” said Carney. “We are concerned about firearms getting ...
India renovating WWII airports in Northeast for better connectivity
bdnews24 - 8/31/2016 11:15:37 AM
India is planning to renovate several unused airports build during the World War II across the North-eastern states ... air connectivity between north-eastern states and adjacent countries like Bangladesh, Myanmar and Thailand. "That is why we are ...
Moody staff, incomprehensible signs and a hub that's like a 'Third World country': Are these the most hated airports in the world?
Daily Mail - 4/22/2015 4:04:23 PM
The airport was once likened to a 'third world country' by U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden. The 2014 Guide to Sleeping at Airports named the Pakistan airport as the very worst after tourists were asked to rate their airport experiences based on comfort ...
Sydney Airport unveils Australia’s first electric airport bus
eglobaltravelmedia.com.au - 8/31/2016 2:21:44 PM
Electric Blu is a ‘Toro’ model electric bus, created by Carbridge in a joint venture with the world’s leading global electric bus manufacturer BYD. “Carbridge is delighted to deliver to Sydney Airport this country’s first electric airport bus and ...
Three Countries Issue Travel Warnings for Singapore Over Zika
FORTUNE - 8/30/2016 9:43:45 AM
The outbreak and the warnings come as a potential blow to tourism in one of the world’s busiest travel hubs ... Those returning from the country should avoid pregnancy for two months. South Korean travelers will receive text messages with the warning ...
World War II planes make history present at Northeast Philadelphia Airport
Bucks County Courier Times - 8/29/2016 11:42:27 PM
Three 70-year-old World War II-era bombers touched down at Northeast Philadelphia Airport early Monday ... B-25 Mitchell and B-17G Flying Fortress tour the country on the Wings of Freedom Tour. "Think of it as an interactive flying memorial for World ...
Centre to Renovate WWII Airports to Improve Regional Connectivity in NE
northeasttoday.in - 8/31/2016 12:27:12 PM
“There are large numbers of airports in the northeast which were built during the World War II that are not being used ... air connectivity among the north-eastern states and adjacent countries like Bangladesh, Myanmar and Thailand, Sinha said the ...
Which airports have the happiest passengers?
CNN - 3/3/2016 4:01:51 PM
(CNN ... Best Airports by Size: Over 40 Million Passengers per Year. Crowd-pleasing innovations It's yet another award these two can add to the shelf, having secured first and second place in travel website Sleeping in Airports' survey of the world's ...
India poised to be one of world’s largest aviation markets: Airports Council International
The Indian Express - 8/24/2016 2:30:02 PM
Founded in 1991, ACI is the trade association of the world’s airports. ACI served 592 members operating 1,853 airports in 173 countries as on January this year.
Gazpromneft-Aero expands its overseas presence to over 170 airports
50skyshades.com - 8/29/2016 12:29:34 PM
Gazpromneft-Aero supplies fuel to air carriers flying to the world’s most popular tourist destinations, including to Spain, Turkey, the UAE, France and Malta. Gazpromneft-Aero’s aircraft refuelling operations at international airports are undertaken in ...
DHL Express Opens Expanded Auckland Airport Facility to Cater to Significant Growth in International Trade
Yahoo Finance - 8/31/2016 10:14:11 PM
Commenting on the investment, Mark Foy, Country Manager, DHL Express New Zealand said: "It gives me great pleasure to open this expanded DHL Express Gateway, providing our customers and employees with a world-class processing facility at Auckland Airport.
Q&A – St. Paul & The Broken Bones on New Album and Denver Being the “Adult Disney World”
303 MAGAZINE - 8/31/2016 3:47:38 PM
The airport is one of my favorite airports in the world because it is crazy ... It’s the one venue in all of the country where we want our first show to be headlining. We’ve actually turned down quite a few. 303: Other than your upcoming show, is ...