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World's busiest airports: Atlanta still No. 1; LAX at 6; Dubai gaining
World's busiest airports: Atlanta still No. 1; LAX at 6; Dubai gaining

If airports seem more crowded these days, they should. About 6.3 billion passengers passed through the world's airports in 2013, a 4.6% increase from the previous year, according to an Airports Council International report. Atlanta's Hartfield-Jackson Airport (ATL) reigns as the world's busiest airport by passengers in the ACI report even though its traffic dropped 1.1% this year over last. Still, the 94 million-plus passengers last year kept it in the top spot. Not much changed in the lineup of the world's busiest airports since 2012; Los Angeles retains its No. 6 spot. The rest of the top 10: 2. Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK), Beijing 3. Heathrow...

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