A Look at the World's Busiest Airport

Hint: It's in the U.S.

— -- Atlanta: Known for the Braves, hosting the 1996 Olympics and now home to the world's busiest airport. That's according to data released Monday from Airports Council International.

The council ranks the airports based on passenger traffic. More than 96 million passengers arrived or departed from Hartsfield-Jackson in 2014. That's 10 million more than the second-place airport, Beijing's Capital International Airport.

The 10 Busiest Airports of 2014:

  • Atlanta (ATL)
  • Beijing (PEK)
  • London (LHR)
  • Tokyo (HND)
  • Los Angeles (LAX)
  • Dubai (DXB)
  • Chicago (ORD)
  • Paris (CDG)
  • Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW)
  • Hong Kong (HKG)