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Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport has been the world's busiest airport, in terms of passenger traffic, since 1998. Known locally as Atlanta Airport, Hartsfield, or Hartsfield–Jackson, it is located 14 km south of Atlanta city centre, in the U.S. state of Georgia. It serves some 95 million passengers annually, with many of the almost 1 million flights originating in the United States.
Atlanta is a primary travel hub for the entire southeastern region of the United States, accommodating its passengers with 207 domestic and international gates. The Delta Air Lines is the world's largest airline hub, with close to 1,000 flights a day. The car rental centre at Hartsfield-Jackson is located at 2200 Rental Car Center Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30337.
All of the airport rental agencies are based at the Hartsfield–Jackson Rental Car Center. The facility includes 9,900 parking spaces divided between two four-story parking decks. There is a 12,700 m2 customer service centre and a maintenance facility 140 fuel pumps, and 30 bays for washing. An automated people mover, dubbed the ATL Skytrain, brings passengers to and from the airport and the Gateway Center of the Georgia International Convention Center. A four-lane roadway across Interstate 85 links the Hartsfield–Jackson Rental Car Center to the airport road network.
Many people wonder why Atlanta is home to the world's busiest airport, as New York, London, Beijing might be expected to have more traffic. When you consider that Atlanta is not only home to one of the world's biggest airlines (Delta), but it is also an extremely central location in the United States, Atlanta's No. 1 position makes more sense.
Atlanta is located within a two-hour flight of 80% of the US population, so it's a great location to base yourself. Atlanta is also the United States' seventh most-visited city for business travel. The headquarters of 10 Fortune 500 companies are located here. These include Coca-Cola, Home Depot and U.P.S. If you're not here on business (or you need a break), visit the world's largest aquarium, where you can see the biggest fish in the world.