The UK-based Official Airline Guide (OAG) revealed the list of busiest airports in the world using the data of total airline capacity (domestic and international) and total frequency.
The data availed in March 2022 was compared to the equivalent month in 2019 i.e. March 2019, the pre-pandemic year.
As per the report, the list was topped by Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport located in the USA. It was followed by Dubai International Airport (UAE) and Indira Gandhi International Airport (Delhi, India). Guangzhou International Airport of China is the only airport in China to make it into the Top 10 of the list.
Facts to know:
Union Minister of Civil Aviation: Mr.Jyotiraditya Scindia.
Airways are the fastest and costliest means of transport.
All categories of Airports in India are managed by the Airports Authority of India (AAI).
Recently, Kempegowda International Airport was awarded the 'Best Airport' at Wings India Awards 2022
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