KIAH Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport

With Cami De Bellis

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George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IATAIAHICAOKIAHFAA LIDIAH) is an international airport in HoustonTexasUnited States, under class B airspace, serving the Greater Houston metropolitan area. Located about 23 miles (37 km) north of Downtown Houston, between Interstate 45 and Interstate 69/U.S. Highway 59 with direct access to the Hardy Toll Road expressway, George Bush Intercontinental Airport has scheduled flights to a large number of domestic destinations, and is the second busiest airport in Texas. The airport, originally named “Houston Intercontinental Airport“, was later renamed after George H. W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States in 1997.

In 2019, the airport served 45,264,059 passengers, making it the 47th busiest airport in the world, and the 14th busiest airport in the United States. IAH covers 10,000 acres (40.5 km2.) of land and has five runways.

Houston Intercontinental is the second largest passenger hub for United Airlines behind Chicago–O’Hare. Under operations as United Express, Mesa AirlinesRepublic Airways, and SkyWest Airlines operate hub operations from IAH. It served as a hub for Houston-based Texas International Airlines and commuter air carrier Metro Airlines, which was also based in the Houston area and started its first flights when Intercontinental opened in 1969. The airport also serves as a hub for Atlas Air, which hosts a crew base, maintenance, and cargo logistics.

IAH became the first airport in North America to have nonstop flights to every inhabited continent in 2017, with the addition of Air New Zealand, but lost this claim when Atlas Air ended their nonstop flight to Luanda. The airport regained this title in December 2019 when Ethiopian Airlines launched service to Lomé in Togo and Addis Ababa in Ethiopia.

Charactéristiques: / Features:

  • Adapté au trafic LAMINAR / Made for LAMINAR traffic.
  • Image satellite ZL21 / ZL21 sat imagery.
  • Bâtiments customisés sous SketchUp / Customized buildings.
  • ESRI imagery, courtesy USGS.
  • Decals.

Librairies: / Libs:

J’ai pu oublier une lib ou l’autre, votre log.txt vous dira laquelle. / In case I have missed one lib, your log.txt will tell you which one.

Désolé, X-Publish ne fonctionne plus pour moi. / Sorry, X-Publish doesn’t work for me anymore.

Marc Leydecker’s objects (BELGA) are copyrighted.

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