Top 10 Largest Airports in the World
Airports are the important Stations for Air Transportation, the Development and the activities inside countries and between the countries easier and faster through Air Transportation. The USA has most Airports in the World and that is the main transportation system in United Stated. The Airports commonly for Passenger and Small Cargo Transportation, the total Area of the Airport and Building Structures considering to analyze the Largest Airport. King Fahd International Airport is the Largest Airport in the World it covered more than 485 Square Miles of Area and one of the Busiest Airport in the World. An Airport consists of minimum requirements such as Runway, A Helipad, Control Towers, Hangers, Terminal Buildings, Air Traffic Control, Emergency Services, Passengers facilities including Restaurants and Lounges.
The Following Top 10 List of Largest Airport in the World ranked on Total Area and Structure of the Buildings and Usable Space.
10. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
The Airport Located in New York in USA, As 10th Largest Airport in the World, it is the 17th Busiest International Airport in the World and 6th Busiest in United States. It handled 47 million passengers and 408,000 Aircraft Operations.
9. San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
With 403,000 Aircraft Operations and handled 41,035,642 Passengers. The Airport opened in 1927 on 150 acres is located in San Mateo County, California in United States. It Spread over an area of 13 Sq Miles, and it is the 9th Largest Airport in the World.
8. Charles de Gaulle Paris (CDG)
Located in the Paris, Largest in France and 8th Largest in the World, the Airport handled 60,970,551 passengers and 514,059 Aircraft Movements. It is also the 6th busiest Airport in the World and the Airport active in Cargo Traffics. Charles de Gaulle Paris Covered more than 19 Square Miles of Area for Airport activities.
7. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)
Dallas Covers an Area of 44 Sq Miles and has 7 runway systems, As a seventh Largest Airport in the World, it also holds 8th largest by passenger traffic with 57 million passengers. The Fort Worth Airport has 5 terminals with 152 gates.
6. King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA)
Located in Jeddah in Saudi Arabia, and opened 1981. The Airport Covered more than 65 sq miles, and handled over 17 million Passengers.
5. Dubai World Central-Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC-AMI)
This Airport opened on 2010 to the Public is located in Jebel Ali, Dubai in United Arab Emirates. It has more than 10,000 Car Parking Facility, 2.7 miles Runway, Carries 120 million Passengers. This is the fifth Largest Airport in the World.
4. King Khalid International Airport (KKIA)
The Airport Covered more than 13,000,000 Passengers and 137 Sq Miles, located in Riyadh in Saudi Arabia. This Airport has 4,205 meters long runway and has 11,600 vehicles Parking Facilities. King Khalid International Airport is the Fourth Largest Airport in the World.
3. Montreal-Mirabel International Airport (YMX)
Covers an Area of 221 Sq Miles and is located in Mirabel, Quebec in Canada. It is Second largest Airport in the World. The Dominant Part of the Airport is Cargo Flights and handled to General Aviation.
2. Denver International Airport (DIA)
As Fifth Largest Airport in the World, it was the fifth busiest Airport by Aircraft movements of over 635,000 in 2010. It handles around 50 million passengers yearly, and is the center for Frontier Airlines, Great Lakes Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines. It has an Area of 85 Sq Miles, characteristics 6 separate Runways.
1. King Fahd International Airport (KFIA)
This Airport located in Dammam in Saudi Arabia, is the largest Airport in the World. The Airport handled about 5,267,000 Passengers, 82,256 tons of Cargo with 50,936 Aircraft Movements. The Airport opened to Public on 1999 and it has 4,000 meters of runway with width of 60m. The Airport has total area of 485 sq miles of land reserved for Airport.