Airport Traffic Reports

Airport Traffic Reports

North America handles more passengers and cargo than any other worldwide region - more than half of the world's busiest 20 airports are in our region. The following statistics represent estimates for every ACI-NA member airport.

Top 5 Busiest North American Airports -
2010 Traffic Count



Top Passenger (1) Top Cargo (2) Total Movements (3)
Atlanta Memphis Atlanta
Chicago O'Hare Anchorage Chicago O'Hare
Los Angeles Louisville Los Angeles
Dallas/Ft Worth Miami Dallas/Ft Worth
Denver Los Angeles  Denver



Ranking only includes airports participating in the ACI annual stats collection.
1. Total Passengers: arriving + departing passengers + direct transit passengers counted once.
2. Total Cargo: loaded + unloaded freight + mail in metric tonnes. Data includes transit freight.
Total Movements: landing + take off of an aircraft.


If you have any questions regarding traffic statistics or are interested in obtaining a PDF file of the 2010 North America Traffic Report, please contact Aneil Patel, Research Analyst, Economic Affairs at (202) 293-8500 or via email at