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Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport

Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport is one of two commercial airports bearing the name Houston. (Featured Image: Houston Airports)

United States
Mario C. Diaz
Passenger Count :
18,213,913 (2020)
Runways :
15L/33R - 3,658m (12,001ft) | 15R/33L - 3,048m (10,000ft) | 9/27 - 3,048m (10,000ft) | 8L/26R - 2,743m (9,000ft) | 8R/26L - 2,866m (9,402ft)
Terminal A | Terminal B | Terminal C | Terminal D | Terminal E
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latest Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport Articles

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Silk Way West Airlines Launches Boeing 747 Cargo Flights To Houston

The air cargo carrier anticipates high demand for this route, as its refrigeration services will significantly benefit many local companies.

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Emirates & United Airlines Begin Codeshare Partnership For Greater US Connectivity

The world just got bigger for passengers traveling with both airlines.

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United Airlines Launches Apprenticeship Program For Mechanics And Technicians

United Airlines keeps expanding their training programs.

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United Airlines Opens $32M Flight Attendant Training Center Expansion

United has just completed a massive expansion project to its flight attendant training center in Houston.

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United Airlines To Open New Flight Training Center In Houston

The facility will offer over 50,000 square feet of classrooms and an aquatics center for training up to 8,000 cabin crew members annually.

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United Airlines Resumes Flights To Nicaragua

It is the third US airline to resume flights to the Central American country.

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Emirates Returns Airbus A380 On Houston Route

The last time the super jumbo visited Texas was in March 2020.

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United Airlines Resumes Non-Stop Boeing 787 Flights Between Sydney & Houston

The resumption of flight services to Sydney mark the complete rebook of United Airlines' Australian network.

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Spirit Launches Daily Nonstop Service To Monterrey From Austin And Houston

The ultra-low-cost carrier now offers 13 routes between the United States and Mexico.

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Air Canada Launching New US Flights To Houston & Newark

Air Canada will operate daily flights between two of its hubs and two United hubs to link the two companies further.

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Spirit Adds Charlotte & Houston Flights To New York LaGuardia Network

It now has eight winter routes from LaGuardia.

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The Most Notable New Airline Routes This Week

Welcome to my 53rd routes newsletter! Routes go to the heart of airlines and airports, and I celebrate them in my weekly newsletter.

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Everything's Bigger In Texas: Emirates Confirms The A380's Houston Return

The superjumbo returns to Houston on December 1st.

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Spirit Airlines To Open A New Crew Base At Houston IAH Airport This Fall

Spirit Airlines is stepping up its presence at Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport with a new crew base to open this fall

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Unexpected Visitor: Weather Makes ANA 787 Divert To Dallas Fort-Worth

The aircraft stayed in Dallas for more than 24 hours before heading to its final destination.

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A Key United Airlines Hub: The Story Of Houston Intercontinental Airport

Houston Intercontinental Airport was opened as a new, larger airport for the city in 1969.

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