Fast Facts

Eight airlines and their affiliates serve Salt Lake City International Airport: American, Continental, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, United and US Airways.

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It is a major hub for Delta Air Lines.

Along with commuter partners, they operate around 593 scheduled daily domestic flights.

The airport served 20 million passengers in 2008.

The airport ranks 25th busiest in the United States and 59th busiest in the world in terms of passenger numbers.

The airport is currently the first in the nation for on-time performance.
There were 389,317 operations (take-offs and landings) in 2008.

Commercial operations account for 292,112 of that total.

Delta Air Lines now offers non-stop service from Salt Lake City to Paris and Tokyo.

There are over 775 scheduled daily flights from the facility serving more than 100 cities with non-stop flights.

In the heart of the Rocky Mountains, the average annual snowfall at the airport is around 62 inches.

Airport snow removal crews have fine-tuned their approach and equipment to minimize winter storm impact. During the winter of 2008-2009, the airport received 48.3 inches of snow. Operations were suspended on all runways for only an hour and twenty-six minutes during the entire season. Typically, one runway is closed at a time for snow removal while keeping the others open.

Salt Lake City International Airport is the recipient of 11 international awards for excellence in snow and ice removal.

There are four runways at Salt Lake City International Airport.

Three air carrier runways and one general aviation runway.

The airport complex is made up of two terminals, five concourses and 83 gates.

The airport offers free wireless internet access and has an interactive language translation service – "Language Line".

The airport is located about 15 minutes from the Salt Palace Convention Center and downtown hotels.

It is within 40 minutes to an hour of seven major ski resorts.

There is convenient access from the airport to five national and 42 state parks.

Gateway to 100 golf courses statewide, 24 in Salt Lake County and 25 more within an hour's drive.

Alpine courses in the nearby Wasatch Mountains are world famous. Wingpointe Golf Course, an 18-hole course set into the natural environment, is conveniently located adjacent to the Salt Lake City International Airport.

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