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World's busiest airport

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The cachet of being known as the world's busiest airport is fiercely fought over by owners of the world's largest airports.

The following airports have variously made claims (or had claims made for them).

Also note that Tokyo's Haneda Airport is the world's busiest domestic airport. However, it is often overshadowed by Narita Airport, which serves international passenegers flying into Tokyo.

Before O'Hare took the lead in 1962, the world's busiest airport by passenger and aircraft movements was Chicago's Midway Airport, which took the title in 1932 (before World War II, Chicago was the origin or destination of one in four U.S. airline flights). [1] (http://www.thetracon.com/Region%20leads%20the%20way%20in%20flight.htm)

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