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Airports and Other Aeronautical Facilities

Airports, airfields, heliports and other aeronautical facilities throughout the United States.

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Altus Air Force Base

Altus, Oklahoma
Altus Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located approximately 4 miles (6.4 km) east-northeast of Altus, Oklahoma.

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Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, 60638
Also known simply as Midway Airport, the airport is located on the city's southwest side, eight miles from Chicago's Loop.

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Forgo Air Museum

Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota
The Fargo Air Museum is an aviation related museum in Fargo, North Dakota. It is located at Hector International Airport in the northern part of the city.

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Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL)

Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida, 33315
Once the Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale, the airport ranks as one of the 50 busiest airports in the world. The airport's close proximity to cruise line terminals has made it popular among tourists bound for the Caribbean.

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Harrisburg International Airport (MDT)

Middletown, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 17057
HIA became the first airport terminal complex in the United States to be completely designed, built, and opened since September 11, 2001. It ranks as the 3rd busiest airport in Pennsylvania for both passenger travel and cargo shipments.

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Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE)

Hanover Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, 18109
Formerly Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton International Airport, this landmark is owned and operated by the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority. 788,511 people used the airport in 2006.

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Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center

Houston, Harris County, Texas, 77058
The Space Center was officially opened for business in September 1963. The facility was to become the primary flight control center for all U.S. manned space missions from Project Gemini forward.

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Museum of Flight

Tukwila, Washington, 98108
The Museum of Flight is a private non-profit air and space museum in the northwest United States. As the largest private air and space museum in the world, it also hosts the largest K-12 educational programs in the world.

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Naval Air Engineering Station Lakehurst

Lakehurst, New Jersey
Navy Lakehurst, as it is collectively known, occupies 7412 acres in the million-acre Pinelands National Reserve in central New Jersey. It is also the site of the infamous 1937 crash of the Hindenburg.

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New England Air Museum

Windsor Locks, Connecticut, 06096
The New England Air Museum (NEAM) is an aerospace museum located at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, Connecticut. The museum consists of three display hangars and has additional storage-only hangars.

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North Central West Virginia Airport (CKB)

Rosemont, Harrison County, West Virginia, 26330
The airport first opened in 1935 as the Tri-County Airport, a joint effort of Harrison, Marion and Taylor County. It has also been called Benedum Airport and Harrison-Marion Regional Airport.

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O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, 60666
Chicago O'Hare International Airport provides 186 aircraft gates throughout four Terminals and nine concourses. It is the largest hub of United Airlines and the second-largest hub of American Airlines.

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Pacific Aviation Museum, Pearl Harbor

Honolulu, Hawaii, 96818
Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor is a non-profit founded in 1999 to develop an aviation museum in Hawaii. The museum hosts a variety of aviation exhibits with a majority relating directly to the attack on Pearl Harbor and World War II.

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Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19153
PHL is the 10th busiest airport in the world in terms of aircraft activity. The airport is the primary international hub of US Airways. It has seven terminal buildings, which are divided into seven lettered concourses.

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Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT)

Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 15231
Pittsburgh International is the second busiest passenger airport in Pennsylvania and 42nd busiest in the United States in passenger travel. In land area, it occupies more than 12,900 acres (45 kmē), making it the fourth largest airport in the nation.

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Strategic Air and Space Museum

Ashland, Saunders County, Nebraska, 68003
The Strategic Air and Space Museum's mission is reserving the history of the Strategic Air Command while promoting interest in aviation and science among the general public. It is regarded as having one of the top collections of strategic aircraft.

Top 10 Most Popular Airports and Other Aeronautical Facilities Landmarks

  1. O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
  2. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center
  3. Naval Air Engineering Station Lakehurst
  4. Museum of Flight
  5. Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL)
  6. Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)
  7. Strategic Air and Space Museum
  8. Altus Air Force Base
  9. Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)
  10. Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT)

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