Table 3-9: Top 50 Airports by Landed Weight of All-Cargo Operations: 2006–2011

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(In thousand short tons)

Airport Rank in 2011 Landed weight
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Memphis International (MEM) 1 9,425 9,772 9,750 9,464 9,772 10,152
Ted Stevens Anchorage International (ANC) 2 10,588 10,562 8,976 7,762 9,732 8,887
Louisville International-Standiford Field (SDF) 3 5,015 5,216 5,223 5,139 5,319 5,491
Miami International (MIA) 4 3,591 3,715 3,494 3,176 3,453 3,317
Indianapolis International (IND) 5 2,627 2,652 2,564 2,288 2,359 2,407
Chicago O'Hare International (ORD) 6 2,208 2,201 2,103 1,750 2,448 2,184
Los Angeles International (LAX) 7 3,627 3,431 2,876 1,884 1,977 2,022
John F Kennedy International (JFK) 8 2,615 2,557 2,222 1,591 1,962 1,972
Dallas/Fort Worth International (DFW) 9 1,722 1,753 1,614 1,436 1,516 1,532
Newark Liberty International (EWR) 10 1,867 1,873 1,727 1,464 1,489 1,525
Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International (CVG) 11 100 97 104 564 1,216 1,410
Metropolitan Oakland International (OAK) 12 1,798 1,811 1,742 1,341 1,324 1,340
Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International (ATL) 13 1,180 1,261 1,167 1,278 1,314 1,328
Ontario International (ONT) 14 1,401 1,394 1,350 1,168 1,121 1,157
Honolulu International (HNL) 15 979 1,134 1,032 1,021 1,062 1,057
Philadelphia International (PHL) 16 1,363 1,375 1,264 1,132 994 975
George Bush Intercontinental/Houston (IAH) 17 696 769 754 784 763 808
Seattle-Tacoma International (SEA) 18 709 691 747 803 697 679
San Francisco International (SFO) 19 829 1,039 775 747 652 622
Phoenix Sky Harbor International (PHX) 20 726 711 675 610 607 620
Denver International (DEN) 21 711 642 625 624 619 605
Portland International (PDX) 22 730 713 656 545 531 567
Minneapolis-St Paul International/Wold-Chamberlain (MSP) 23 620 612 562 474 512 484
Boeing Field/King County International (BFI) 24 392 403 418 447 453 455
Fort Worth Alliance (AFW) 25 644 557 449 299 350 449
Chicago/Rockford International (RFD) 26 696 737 710 564 459 444
Luis Munoz Marin International (SJU) 27 606 522 431 543 441 434
Salt Lake City International (SLC) 28 548 535 521 449 424 428
General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS) 29 550 530 492 418 409 403
Orlando International (MCO) 30 481 483 425 391 398 403
Bradley International (BDL) 31 477 459 433 382 365 375
San Antonio International (SAT) 32 398 407 412 336 337 374
Rafael Hernandez (BQN) 33 297 311 322 255 257 333
Rickenbacker International (LCK) 34 428 407 365 323 342 327
Toledo Express (TOL) 35 460 471 470 473 447 325
San Diego International (SAN) 36 366 346 333 319 315 325
Piedmont Triad International (GSO) 37 266 229 232 279 306 304
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) 38 395 398 354 292 276 301
Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) 39 328 339 315 290 299 297
El Paso International (ELP) 40 260 285 224 196 264 267
Manchester (MHT) 41 270 278 227 166 249 261
General Mitchell International (MKE) 42 283 269 279 187 248 245
Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall (BWI) 43 266 261 228 235 236 242
Laredo International (LRD) 44 179 170 143 133 212 227
Washington Dulles International (IAD) 45 280 290 285 215 225 223
Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field (HSV) 46 185 197 190 153 167 223
Spokane International (GEG) 47 257 253 252 219 220 217
Raleigh-Durham International (RDU) 48 267 253 248 218 230 215
Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International (FLL) 49 383 378 336 251 238 213
Des Moines International (DSM) 50 335 314 298 240 217 213
Top 50 airports, total1   66,394 66,754 62,092 55,727 59,873 59,663
United States, all airports2   76,207 76,583 (R) 71,147 63,191 67,530 67,194
Top 50 airports as percent of U.S. total   87.12 87.16 (R) 87.27 88.19 88.66 88.79

1The sum of the top 50 airports in earlier years will not be equal to the total since some of the top 50 airports in earlier years are not in the top 50 list in 2010.

2Includes Puerto Rico and Guam.

KEY: R = revised.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data, available at www.faa.gov/airports/planning_capacity/passenger_allcargo_stats as of May 2013.