Travel has become very comfortable, and you can go to any part of the world whenever you want and that too in a short span of time. Unlike the days of the past, traveling does not consume more time. The invention of the airplane happened in the year, 1903 by the Wright brothers who took traveling to the next level. Till then all we had is motor bikes, automobiles and ships to go overseas. But now, with the invention of airplanes, people started to travel across all around the world and explore things.
There are lots of airports which were built to make landing and takeoff for the airplanes easier. Some of the biggest and busiest airports are:
Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL): Hartsfield Jackson Airport is located in Atlanta, Georgia. The Airport is said to be one of the busiest Airport in the whole world. It has over 1 million aircraft operations, and in the year 2012, there were about 9 million passengers who had traveled in and out of the Atlanta Airport. The Atlanta airport has five runways; each of them ranges from 9000 feet to 12,390 feet.
Beijing Capital International Airport:
Beijing airport opened in the year 1958 is incredibly huge. There is entirely three terminal at the Beijing Capital International Airport. The highest building in the airport is the monitoring tower which is about 323ft and located in the southern part of terminal 3 of the Airport. The Food service is excellent at the Beijing Capital International Airport, and they have around 72 food stores. The unique thing about the Airport is that the prices in the airport for food are not sold at a higher price. The prices are the same in Central Beijing, and inside the airport, so we don’t need to worry about spending too much at the Airport.
Dubai International Airport:
The Airport is one of the busiest Airport in the world. It is said to have the most number of International passengers traveling to various destinations. The control tower is about 285 ft. The Dubai International Airport has three terminals. The first terminal has one Concourse which is named as Concourse D; the third terminal has three concourses which are name concourse A, B and C. The cargo terminal in the Airport is capable of holding up to three million tonnes of Cargo every year. The Dubai International Airport is also known for the flower export and import; the flower center has two phases, the first phase built in the year 2004 and the second phase is still under construction.
Chicago O’Hare International Airport:
The city of Chicago Department of Aviation operates the Chicago O’Hare International Airport. In the year 2014, Chicago O’Hare International Airport considered as the busiest Airport by the number of takeoff and landing. The Airport has about four terminals and about 182 gates. The Chicago O’Hare International Airport has metro trains to take you from one terminal to the other. Due to the ever increasing crowd, there are plans to enhance the space of the Airport.