25 of the World’s Busiest Airports

Posted by , Updated on May 11, 2014

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As the world becomes more interconnected and increasingly crowded people have inevitably started traveling more. According to some current estimates nearly 5 million people are shuffled among the world’s airports everyday. If you’ve ever been one of them then you can attest to the fact that these are truly 25 of the world’s busiest airport.
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Madrid-Barajas Airport

Madrid-Barajas Airport

Opened nearly 100 years ago in 1928 Madrid-Barajas Airport has grown to be one of the most important aviation centers in Europe serving over 49 million passengers annually.

14

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

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As the main airport in the Netherlands Amsterdam Airport Schiphol serves as the European hub for Delta Airlines and moves about 50 million passengers annually.

13

Dubai International Airport

Dubai International Airport

The largest aviation hub in the Middle East, Dubai International Airport serves 51 million passengers annually.

12

Soekarno–Hatta International Airport

Soekarno–Hatta International Airport

Serving the greater Jakarta area on the island of Java in Indonesia there have been concerns that it is running over capacity with its 52 million annual passengers.

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Denver International Airport

Denver International Airport

With its recognizeable architecture rising out of the Great Planes and being silhouetted against the Rocky Mountains Denver International Airport is hard to miss. Not only that but it is also the largest airport in the United States in terms of land area serving 52 million passengers every year.

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