Busiest Airports in the United States
The Most Busiest Airports in the United States:
The United States serves a wide range of international airports that are directing all the leading airports in the world. Due to their precise and well-managed facility, these airports are managing millions of passengers without creating any hassles. Today we will discuss the 25 busiest airports in the country of 50 states.
O'Hare International Airport
O'Hare International Airport or O'Hare Airport is located on the far Northwest Side of Chicago, Illinois. It offers direct flights to 217 destinations in North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Europe.
John F. Kennedy International Airport
John F. Kennedy International Airport or Kennedy Airport is the 6th busiest airport in the United States and the 22nd busiest airport in the world. More than ninety airlines operate out of the airport which is connecting us to six different continents.
Los Angeles International Airport
Los Angeles International Airport or LAX is owned and managed by Los Angeles World Airports. The airport which is covering 3,500 acres (1,416 ha) of land is the second busiest airport in the United States and fourth busiest airport in the world.
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport or Hartsfield–Jackson Airport was named after former Atlanta mayors Maynard Jackson and William B. Hartsfield. Since 1998, it has been world's busiest airport by passenger traffic.
Denver International Airport
Denver International Airport or DIA it is the largest airport in the United States by total land area of 33,531 acres. It is, by passenger traffic, the fifth busiest in the United States and 20th busiest airport in the world.
San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco International Airport or SFO is a major gateway to Europe and Asia. It was, in 2007, the 7th busiest in the United States and the 24th busiest airport in the world when ranked by passenger count.
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is the largest hub for American Airlines. It is the fourth busiest airport in the world when ranked by aircraft movements and twelfth busiest airport in the world when ranked by passenger traffic.
McCarran International Airport
McCarran International Airport, built in 1942, was named after the late U.S. Senator Pat McCarran. It is world’s 27th busiest airport regarding passenger traffic and 8th busiest concerning aircraft movements.
Miami International Airport
Miami International Airport or MIA is South Florida's main airport for long-haul international flights. It is the 12th busiest airport in the United States and 40th busiest airport in the world in term of passenger traffic.
Other Airports in the range of busiest airports are:-
- Charlotte/Douglas International Airport
- Orlando International Airport
- Newark Liberty International Airport
- Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
- Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
- Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport
- Philadelphia International Airport
- Logan International Airport
- LaGuardia Airport
- Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport
- Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
- Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
- Miami International Airport
- Washington Dulles International Airport
- Salt Lake City International Airport
- Midway International Airport
- George Bush Intercontinental Airport and
- Newark Liberty International Airport.