Forum game: Airport -> Airport ->

I had an great idea for an forum game so there is it. :grinning:

Explanation: First I will write some facts about an airport. Then Iā€™ll choose my favorite destination from this airport. Then another player will write down some facts about the new airport and will choose his favorite destinationā€¦


biggest plane who can land
movements etc.


Zurich Airport ZRH
36Mio. PAX
240000t freight
3 Runways
127 destinations

favorite destination: Barcelona
now another player tell some facts about Barcelona.

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Airport Zurich ZRH
36Mio. PAX
240000t freight
3 Runways
127 destinations
favorite destination: San Francisco

Airport Adolfo SuĆ”rez Madridā€“Barajas Airport
Passangers :50.4 Million
Destinations : 202
Runways. : 4
FavoriteDestination: Tokyo, :jp:

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
Passengers: 63,6 million (3rd largest in Europe)
Runways: 6 (wind and noise are the reasons of so many runways)
Destinations: 322
Airlines: 108
Largest airline: Air France-KLM

Fun Facts:
- Schiphol is built in what was a former lake called Haarlemmer lake
- First landing was on 19 September 1916
- Koogbaan is the farthest laying runway and taxiing to it can take up to 10 minutes

Favorite destination: Havana

I think I am the only one here who knows what @glugeck is trying to get at hereā€¦
For instance, Andrei should have done facts about SFO. But I will get it on track here:

Tokyo Narita NRT
39 million passengers annually
2 Runways
113 Destinations
88 Airlines
ANA is biggest carrier
Favourite Destination: New York JFK

San Francisco International SFO
50 million passengers annually
4 Runways
123 Destinations
50 Airlines
United is biggest carrier
Favourite Destination: New York JFK

Havana JosƩ Martƭ International Airport HAV
4 million passengers annually
1 Runway
54 Destinations
26 Airlines
Cubana is biggest carrier
Favourite Destination: New York JFK

Now (as a hint) someone should do New York JFK!


Yeah finaly someone who does it right :smile: :+1:


New York JFK
58,813,103 passengers in 2016
4 runways
90-100 airlines
JetBlue is biggest carrier
Favourite Destination: London Heathrow

London Heathrow LHR
75,711,130 passengers in 2016
2 Runways (27/09 R/L)
4 terminals (2-5)
133 stands (remote: 64, cargo:15)
81 airlines (194 destinations in 82 countries)
British Aiways biggest carrier (I think - couldnā€™t verify)
Cargo volume 2016: 1.54 million metric tonnes
Favorite Destination: Gƶteborg GOT

Goteborg GOT
6,400,000 passengers in 2016
1 Runway
1 terminal
20 gates (40 stands)
20 scheduled airlines, 10 charter airlines
One cargo Terminal
Favourite Destination: Vancouver YVR

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Vancouver YVR
22 million passengers in 2016-17
3 Runways & 3 Helipads
2 Terminals
Hub for Air Canada and Pacific Coastal
100 Gates (Not sure as I couldnt find data in YVR website. Found the layout map on it and has 99 Gates plus 1 Hydroplane gate in old terminalā€¦)
One Cargo Terminal Handling 281,000 tonnes of cargo
55 Airlines Served
Canadaā€™s 2nd Busiest Airportvoted the top airport in North America in the Skytrax Awards,

Favourite Destination: New Delhi (DEL)

New Delhi (DEL)
57.7 Million PAX in 2016/17
3 runways (making 4th)
3 terminals (construction starting on T4)
Hub for: AirAsia India, Air India, AllianceAir, GoAir, IndiGo, Jet Airways, QuikJet Airlines, SpiceJet, Vistara, and Zoom Airways
Favorite Destination: Seoul-Incheon

Seoul Incheon ICN
2 Terminals
3 Runways
57.8mio. PAX 2016
3000 emplyees
Favorite destination: Auckland

Nearly all continents!
We just need South America and Africa. :wink: :globe_with_meridians:

Albany International ALB
2 Runways
Longest Runway is 8500 ft long
Once had FiFi the B29 at the airport for show.
Southwest airlines biggest share
27 Routes
Favorite destination: Orlando

@meepman you do the favorite destination of the airport (which in your case is Auckland), and pick your favorite destination from there.

Orlando International Airport (MCO/KMCO)

4 runaways (9000/10000/12004/12005 ft - 17/35 RF 18/36 RL)
1 helipad
41923399 passengers on 2016
Hub for silver airways but the biggest one is Southwest Airlines

129 gates divided in two terminal any of this divided in two airsides

38 commercial airlines plus five cargoā€™s

Scheduled non-stop service to 53 international destinations, 35 year-round and 18 seasonal routes.
Scheduled non-stop service to 84 U.S. destinations, 81 year-round and 3 seasonal routes.

It was an air force field until 1975 after Vietnam War.
There has been an inauguration flight from Etihad with an A380, but now the biggest is the 747-400 from lufthansa and virgin atlantic

Favorite destination (would be Amsterdam but was already picked) Atlanta (ATL) have fun! :smiley: