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Here is a list of the busiest airports in the world. Where does Delhi airport rank?

The Airports Council International rankings show world aviation is seeing a shift towards the east.

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New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), the unrivalled busiest airport in the world for decades, did not make even it to the top 20 this year. The Airports Council International rankings show world aviation is seeing a shift towards the east. Several airports in China have become global aviation hubs. Close to half a trillion dollars will be spent in upgrading and expanding Asian airports, according to CAPA. (Image: Reuters)
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New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), the unrivalled busiest airport in the world for decades, did not make even it to the top 20 this year. The Airports Council International rankings show world aviation is seeing a shift towards the east. Several airports in China have become global aviation hubs. Close to half a trillion dollars will be spent in upgrading and expanding Asian airports, according to CAPA. (Image: Reuters)

The report said China and India are set to be the top three air-travel markets by 2020 owing to rising incomes and affordable air fares. The International Air Transport Association said that the Asia Pacific region is likely to have 3.5 billion passengers by 2036, adding more than double the forecast for North America and Europe combined. Below is the list of the top 10 most busiest airports of the world in ascending order. (Image: Reuters)
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The report said China and India are set to be the top three air-travel markets by 2020 owing to rising incomes and affordable air fares. The International Air Transport Association said that the Asia Pacific region is likely to have 3.5 billion passengers by 2036, adding more than double the forecast for North America and Europe combined. Below is the list of the top 10 most busiest airports of the world in ascending order. (Image: Reuters)

10: Charles de Gaulle International Airport, France (Image: Reuters)
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10: Charles de Gaulle International Airport, France (Image: Reuters)

9: Pudong International Airport , China (Image: Reuters)
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9: Pudong International Airport , China (Image: Reuters)

 Hong Kong International Airport , Hong Kong (Image: Reuters)
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Hong Kong International Airport , Hong Kong (Image: Reuters)

 7: Heathrow International Airport, The United Kingdom (Image: Reuters)
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7: Heathrow International Airport, The United Kingdom (Image: Reuters)

6: O'Hare International Airport, the United States (Image: Reuters)
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6: O'Hare International Airport, the United States (Image: Reuters)

5: Los Angeles international airport (Image: Reuters)
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5: Los Angeles international airport (Image: Reuters)

4: Tokyo International Airport (Image: Reuters)
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4: Tokyo International Airport (Image: Reuters)

3: Dubai International Airport, the United Arab Emirates, (Image: Reuters)
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3: Dubai International Airport, the United Arab Emirates, (Image: Reuters)

2: Beijing Capital International Airport , China (Image: Reuters)
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2: Beijing Capital International Airport , China (Image: Reuters)

1: Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the United States (Image: Reuters)
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1: Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the United States (Image: Reuters)

New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport occupies the 16th position. The airport also saw the fastest growth in passenger traffic, recorded at 14 per cent. This was followed by 10 per cent at China’s Guangzhou. (Image: Reuters)
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New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport occupies the 16th position. The airport also saw the fastest growth in passenger traffic, recorded at 14 per cent. This was followed by 10 per cent at China’s Guangzhou. (Image: Reuters)

First Published on Apr 26, 2018 03:29 pm
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