An airport is an aerodrome with extended facilities, mostly for commercial air transport. Airports often have facilities to park and maintain aircraft, and a control tower.
An airport consists of a landing area, which comprises an aerially accessible open space including at least one operationally active surface such as a runway for a plane to take off and to land or a helipad, and often includes adjacent utility buildings such as control towers, hangars and terminals.
Air travel is one of the most important aspects of international travel today. It has not only transported humans in and out of the country but also goods. Because there are goods and humans to serve as well, And US being among the top 10 most Populated country in the world, it has a huge number of airports to serve for the large volume of air freight, be it people or goods.It has so much compared to Mexico that is following them up in the second country with lots of Airport.
Now relax with your chilled drink in your hand and small chops as I tell you about this great country and the exact number of Airports that they have.
Usually the world’s largest domestic market, the United States has by far the most airports of any country in the world. According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), there are over 19,633 airports across the country;Out of these, 5,082 are classified as public, and 14,551 as private. These designations refer to the airports’ usage, not ownership.
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