How many airports and aerodromes are there in the world?

In 2019, there were an estimated 200,000 airports, aerodromes, and airstrips, operational and non-operational, where a plane can land and take off.

If you want to know more, please go here. This data was sourced from the book Transportation and the Belt and Road Initiative, in which more data as well as the original primary sources of the data are available.

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