Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport has been the world's busiest airport (by passenger) since 1998, and the world's busiest airport (by aircraft movements, number of landings and take-off), since 2005. Hartsfield-Jackson held its ranking as the world's busiest airport in 2012, both in passengers and number of flights, by accommodating 95 million passengers (more than 260,000 passengers daily) and 950,119 flights. Many of the nearly one million flights are domestic flights from within the United States, where Atlanta serves as a major hub for travel throughout the Southeastern United States. The airport has 207 domestic and international gates.
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