Featured Map for 13 September 2018:
Top 50 Airports During Great Circle Mapper's 22nd Year


The Great Circle Mapper turns 22 today. People from all around the globe use the site, but the places which appear in maps tend to be concentrated on major airline hubs and international gateways.

Today's Featured Map shows the 50 most frequently mapped airports over the previous 12 months, with marker size scaled by frequency of use. The top five airports are:

  1. Hong Kong
  2. London (Heathrow)
  3. Los Angeles
  4. Sydney
  5. Singapore

Three metropolitan areas have multiple airports in the list:

Here is how these 50 airports are distributed by region:

References and additional information:


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