San Francisco International Airport - San Francisco, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky
N 37° 37.079 W 122° 23.229
10S E 554084 N 4163607
Quick Description: San Francisco International Airport (IATA: SFO, ICAO: KSFO, FAA LID: SFO) is a major international airport located 13 miles (21 km) south of downtown San Francisco, California, United States, adjacent to the cities of Millbrae and San Bruno.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 3/23/2008 2:00:09 PM
Waymark Code: WM3ECT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member geobwong2k
Views: 72

Long Description:
San Francisco International Airport is the largest airport in the San Francisco Bay Area, and is the second busiest airport in the state of California after Los Angeles International Airport. As of 2006, San Francisco International Airport is the thirteenth largest in the United States and the twenty-third largest airport in the world, in terms of passengers. It is a major hub of United Airlines and is Virgin America's principal base of operations. It is the sole maintenance hub of United Airlines. SFO is also a focus city for Alaska Airlines.

The two top airlines, United and American, account for 48.9% and 10.2% of passenger traffic respectively.

The airport enjoys a connection to an adjacent freeway, U.S. Route 101, as well as having its own Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station adjoining one of its terminals. Interstate 380 intersects Highway 101 north of the airport, providing further connections to the region.

SFO has numerous passenger amenities, including a wide range of food and drink establishments, shopping, baggage storage, public showers, a medical clinic, and assistance for lost or stranded travelers and military personnel. The airport hosts the Louis A. Turpen Aviation Museum, the San Francisco Airport Commission Aviation Library, and both permanent and temporary art exhibitions in several places in the terminals. Public Wi-Fi is available throughout most of the terminal area, provided by T-Mobile for a fee.

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Type: International

ICAO Airport Code: KSFO

IATA Airport Code: SFO

FAA Identifier: SFO

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