World Airports Analytics

Analytics of 75,000 airports of the world in one place. Check your data quality index with MachEye.


About the Dataset

The dataset contains information about 75,000 airports worldwide, including codenames, elevation, frequency, runways, and Wikipedia links. The dataset contains both open and closed airports, each with its specific attributes.

This dataset is obtained from, and this article is published on 05 Aug 2023. Note that the available dataset may only be a small portion of complete set at any given point.

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Dataset Insights from MachEye

Here are some interesting answers to questions and insights presented by MachEye on this dataset. These answers and insights are presented in the form of interactive charts, pivot tables, text narratives, and audio-visual data stories.

Identify the top 10 airports with the highest elevations?

Identify the top 10 airports with the highest elevations?

The maximum elevation ft are 17,372 for airport 350894 and the minimum elevation ft are 14,541 for airport 356100.

20 countries with the least number of airports

20 countries with the least number of airports

Among 20 countries with the fewest airports, the total is 25. The majority of these countries are in Carribean, and those countries are Curaçao, Saint Barthélemy, Sint Maarten, Dominica, Montserrat, and Saint Lucia.

Find the airport with the lowest elevation

Find the airport with the lowest elevation

At -1,266ft, the airport with the lowest elevation is Bar Yehuda Airfield MTZ, a medium airport, in Masada.

What are the most common runway surfaces in every continent?

What are the most common runway surfaces in every continent?

Concrete grooved is the most common surface. The average runway length per airport of the top five runway surfaces are 9,251 feet across seven continents.

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