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Atlanta's airport remains the world's busiest; LAX moves up to No. 5
Atlanta's airport remains the world's busiest; LAX moves up to No. 5

If you want to know where everyone's going -- or just changing planes -- Airports Council International says Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport remains the world's busiest for passenger traffic, according to a report released Thursday, but LAX is gaining on it. It was also No. 1 in 2013. Last year more than 96 million passengers traveled through the airport, which goes by the call letters ATL. Los Angeles International Airport jumped up one ranking to the No. 5 spot for passenger traffic with more than 70 million passengers. The Montreal-based airports council also says passenger traffic increased 5.1% last year from 2013 to more than 6.6 billion fliers. In...

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