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George Bush Intercontinental Airport
IAH Aerial.jpg
The airport as seen from the air
Airport type Public
Owner City of Houston
Operator Houston Airport System
Serves Houston, Texas
Location Houston, Texas

George Bush Intercontinental Airport is an airport in Houston, Texas. It opened in June 1969.[1]

The airport has five runways.[1] 700 planes a day leave the airport.[1] These planes carried 40,007,345 passengers during the year of 2009.[2] Planes fly from this airport to around 170 cities in the world.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "About George Bush Intercontinental Airport". Houston Airport System. Retrieved 2 December 2010.
  2. "ACI North America 2009 final rankings". Airports Council Internationl. Retrieved 2 December 2010.