Test Your Knowledge: Airports Quiz
by Staff
Airports are the weird in-between places where humans wander during their journeys. How much do you know about the world's airports?

Which American airport has the most travelers per year?

  • Los Angeles International
  • Chicago O'Hare International
  • Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Which airport has a nine-hole golf course?

  • Phoenix
  • Hong Kong
  • Heathrow

Which airport uses the PEK code?

  • Singapore Changi
  • Beijing Capital International
  • Tokyo Haneda

In which country is the Suvarnabhumi Airport?

  • Thailand
  • India
  • Bangladesh

Which city has the fourth busiest airport in the world?

  • Atlanta
  • Chicago
  • Los Angeles

IAH is the airport code for which facility?

  • Seoul Incheon International
  • Indira Gandhi International
  • George Bush Intercontinental

In terms of total passengers, where does Dallas/Fort Worth International rank?

  • fifth
  • eighth
  • tenth

Which airport has a receptacle for unused marijuana?

  • Colorado Springs
  • Amsterdam
  • Seattle-Tacoma International

What is the busiest airport in the world?

  • London Heathrow
  • Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
  • Beijing Capital International

How many passengers traveled through Atlanta's airport in 2015?

  • 10 million
  • 50 million
  • 100 million

At peak times, how many flights per hour can the Hong Kong airport handle?

  • about 70
  • about 120
  • about 220

In which country is the airport that was originally named Yesilkoy Airport?

  • Syria
  • Greece
  • Turkey

Which airport has a coat check facility in the event that you are heading to a warm location?

  • New York JFK
  • Munich Airport
  • London Gatwick

How many gates are there at Pittsburgh International Airport?

  • 70
  • 50
  • 90

Which country has an airport built on an artificial island?

  • Taiwan
  • Japan
  • Indonesia

How long is the runway at Juancho E Yrausquin Airport?

  • 1,300 feet
  • 1.3 miles
  • 13 miles

Which airport has a runway intersecting with a major highway?

  • Gibraltar
  • Barcelona El-Prat
  • Narita International

In which country is the Sao Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport?

  • Chile
  • Brazil
  • Japan

In what year was London Heathrow first opened as an airfield?

  • 1919
  • 1929
  • 1939

Which country is the only one with an airport featuring a beach runway with regularly scheduled traffic?

  • Scotland
  • Bahamas
  • Jamaica

Which airport handled the most international traffic in 2015?

  • Chicago O'Hare
  • Dubai
  • London Heathrow

In what year did the number of passengers at McCarran International (Las Vegas) plummet?

  • 1971
  • 2008
  • 1999

How many terminals are there at Charles de Gaulle airport?

  • three
  • four
  • five

Where will you find the world's tallest air-traffic control tower?

  • Hong Kong International
  • New York La Guardia
  • Suvarnabhumi Airport

Why were all flights at London Heathrow suspended for nearly a week in April 2010?

  • political protests
  • volcanic eruption
  • terrorist threat

What's the world's biggest air cargo hub?

  • Philadelphia
  • Los Angeles
  • Hong Kong

In which city is the busiest Canadian airport?

  • Vancouver
  • Toronto
  • Winnipeg

To how many countries can you fly from the Munich Airport?

  • 66
  • 98
  • 110

Which airport has more international destinations than any other?

  • Los Angeles
  • Frankfurt
  • London Heathrow

What's in the middle of the airstrip at Courchevel International?

  • a hill
  • a curve
  • a speed bump