During the summer months, the "Friendly Skies" could also be called the "Cranky, Crowded and Consistently Late Skies." Cut down on frustration during your next trip by avoiding the ten airports listed below.
MSNBC analyzed the U.S. Bureau of Transportation's departure and arrival statistics for 32 major U.S. airports for the summer months over the past three years. These ten airports were consistently the poorest performers:
- New York City's LaGuardia (LGA)
- New York City's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
- New Jersey's Newark (EWR)
- Miami (MIA)
- Boston's Logan International (BOS)
- Philadelphia (PHL)
- San Francisco (SFO)
- Dallas-Ft. Worth (DFW),
and the two busiest airports in the world in terms of passenger traffic:
- Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL)
- Chicago's O'Hare International (ORD)
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