Multi achievement

Departing the 10 Busiest Airports in the US

Official achievement authored by JimG008.

Did you know that the United States contains one-third of the world’s airports, the most of any country in the world?

All 50 states and administrative territories have at least one airport, and there are almost 20,000 airports in the U.S. with over 5,000 open for public use. Some of the airports in the U.S. are also among the busiest and biggest airports in the world.

With nearly three million passengers flying in and out of U.S. airports everyday, you may wonder what the busiest airports in the U.S. are. If so, we have the answers for you... 

According to World Atlas, the following are the busiest airports in the U.S., based on 2019 pre-COVID numbers:

  1. Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) (Atlanta, GA)
  2. Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) (Los Angeles, CA)
  3. O’Hare International Airport (ORD) (Chicago, IL)
  4. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) (Dallas, TX)
  5. Denver International Airport (DEN) (Denver, CO)
  6. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) (New York, NY)
  7. San Francisco International Airport (SFO) (San Francisco, CA)
  8. McCarran International Airport (LAS) (Las Vegas, NV)
  9. Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) (Seattle, WA)
  10. Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) (Charlotte, NC)

To complete this achievement you must depart from each of the top 10 busiest airports in the US and complete a 150 nm fligth to any destination you like.

Criteria

In order to obtain this multi-achievement you must complete each of the following achievements.

Date Departure Arrival Pilot Aircraft Landing rate Distance Flight time
24JUL24 0227Z KSEA KSLE Klappdrachen Socata TBM-9X0 (TBM9) -39 ft/m 156 nm 00:38 View
24JUL24 0105Z KCLT KJFK Javeex Boeing 737-800 (B738) -72 ft/m 511 nm 01:21 View
22JUL24 0302Z KCLT KAVP Tristan Airbus A320 (A320) -2 ft/m 513 nm 01:12 View
14JUL24 2019Z KCLT KMIA SeanDubya Boeing 737-800 (B738) -170 ft/m 620 nm 01:32 View
13JUL24 2001Z KATL KAGS Mick Beechcraft Bonanza (36) Turbo (BT36) -45 ft/m 185 nm 01:17 View
13JUL24 0500Z KDFW KMIA DangerZoneDmo Boeing 777-300ER (B77W) -134 ft/m 1042 nm 02:22 View
03JUL24 0243Z KDFW KLGA Daniel Wade Boeing 777-300ER (B77W) -265 ft/m 1313 nm 02:46 View
29JUN24 1205Z KSEA KGEG Nexus 19 Boeing 737-800 (B738) -46 ft/m 200 nm 00:35 View
26JUN24 2206Z KORD CYYZ Unknown Boeing 777-300ER (B77W) -278 ft/m 438 nm 01:03 View
25JUN24 1427Z KSEA NTAA Seasharks Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (B788) -225 ft/m 4313 nm 09:17 View
24JUN24 2124Z KDFW KDEN Pizzamonster Boeing 737-800 (B738) -87 ft/m 613 nm 01:36 View
24JUN24 0117Z KDFW KMEM Nicholas Bettis A300-600 F PW Midwest Ai -241 ft/m 450 nm 01:08 View
19JUN24 0537Z KSFO KLAS Oldgolfer67 Boeing 737-800 (B738) -214 ft/m 435 nm 01:02 View
17JUN24 0319Z KDFW KHKA Unknown Cessna 700 Citation Longitude (C700) -1067 ft/m 7109 nm 00:19 View
14JUN24 1912Z KJFK CYOW Niels1501 Airbus A320 neo (A20N) -231 ft/m 364 nm 00:57 View
07JUN24 2129Z KSFO KPSP Brad Zimmer Airbus A320 (A320) -11 ft/m 419 nm 01:05 View
26MAY24 2307Z KSFO KPHX Deltgam88 Boeing 737-800 (B738) -269 ft/m 630 nm 01:31 View
18MAY24 2143Z KLAS KORD Jim Cruse Boeing 737-800 (B738) -99 ft/m 1461 nm 03:13 View
16MAY24 1405Z KJFK LGAV SuperAmadeus Airbus A330-900 (A339) -131 ft/m 4551 nm 12:40 View
13MAY24 0520Z KDFW OTHH Andrew Airbus A340-600 (A346) -278 ft/m 7093 nm 14:07 View