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Airport With Most Long Haul Routes

Tue Aug 17, 2004 8:15 am

Which airport serves the most destinations let's say 2500 nm away and beyond nonstop? In other words, the airport with the most jet flight destinations 6.5 hours away or greater is... I'm not talking frequencies, but actual separate destinations. I'd assume it's probably LHR, JFK, FRA, or CDG. What do you think?

[Edited 2004-08-17 01:15:49]
 
EAL1011500
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RE: Airport With Most Long Haul Routes

Tue Aug 17, 2004 6:18 pm

Im not sure, but SIN comes to mind...
 
pualani
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RE: Airport With Most Long Haul Routes

Thu Aug 19, 2004 5:25 pm

I would think HNL qualifies as well
 
BA747400
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RE: Airport With Most Long Haul Routes

Sat Aug 21, 2004 3:56 am

I would think HNL, NRT, HKG, and LHR would all be close. LAX, JFK, SYD??

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RE: Airport With Most Long Haul Routes

Sat Aug 21, 2004 3:58 am

How about TOL?  Laugh out loud

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lucaschap
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RE: Airport With Most Long Haul Routes

Sat Aug 21, 2004 9:37 pm


i think it would probably be BA
 
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RE: Airport With Most Long Haul Routes

Wed Sep 01, 2004 7:50 am


JFK, NRT, CDG, LHR. Those are my guesses.
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RE: Airport With Most Long Haul Routes

Wed Sep 01, 2004 5:24 pm

There is a lot of guessing, so if I may join in... JHS (in Greenland) is my guess.  Laugh out loud Or maybe just a remote airport in Antarctica!
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US A333 PIT
You mentioned the restrictions and it must be possible to calculate based on them.
If I were to calculate the result, I would first get a list (with the relevant info) of all the non-stop flights (on a certain day) from the maybe Top 100 airports with the most flights. Then put them into e.g. a GIS program and program this program to perform the calculations. Sorting the result afterwards will end up with the result.
It would be obvious to make comments on how much or little the traffic pattern should change before the list would change. I other words, how unstable is this list, is a close race.
Another perspective would the to include data from longer periods of time to view your question over time (historical view).

Not really the answer you were looking for US A333 PIT, but this is my idea for how to find the result you are looking for.

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RE: Airport With Most Long Haul Routes

Wed Sep 01, 2004 6:13 pm

DXB perhaps? I would think that there might be fewer shorthaul or domestic flights at this airport when compared with the likes of LHR, FRA, CDG and JFK but I am only guessing.



[Edited 2004-09-01 11:14:27]
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