Facts

PHL Statistics

  • Accommodated 30.5 million passengers in 2013 with 432,884 aircraft takeoffs and landings. 
  • 30 airlines provide more than 550 daily departures to 126 cities including more than 80 nonstop flights to 39 international cities.
  • More than 200 businesses employ more than 141,000 workers.
  • Has a $14.4 billion economic impact on the region, making it one of the largest economic engines in Pennsylvania.
  • Has undergone more than $1 billion in capital improvements since 2000 
  • Encompasses 7 terminal buildings with 126 boarding gates situated on about 2,370 acres
  • Philadelphia International Airport was named "Airport with the Best Concession Management Team" in the Large Airport Division in the 2011 Airport Revenue News (ARN) Best Airport & Concessions Awards.
  • Retail concession program has consistently been recognized with industry awards and was named the best in North America in 2002 and 2003.
  • Was officially recognized in 2005 for its efforts in making the Airport accessible to all visitors.
  • Is one of the few airports in the world with a rotating Exhibitions Program and a Performing Arts Program.

Major Capital Projects

  • Runway 17/35 Extension: $70 million - Completed: 2009
  • Terminal D/E Expansion: $341 million -Target Completion: 2015
  • Terminal F Expansion: $117 million - Target Completion - 2015