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A ranking of the planet's best airports was released last week, Singapore's Changi airport claimed top spot

NOT ONE American airport cracked the top ten in a ranking of the planet's best airports , released last week by Skytrax, a company specialising in airline and airport research . In fact American airports didn't even feature in the top 25—Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International was the first to appear, squeaking in at number 30. Denver and San Francisco came 36th and 40th, and at number 48, Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson, of which Gulliver is not particularly fond , was the only other American operation in the survey's top 50. Skytrax's rankings, which are in their 14th year, are based on a survey that asks airline passengers to rank airports across 39 different categories, from shopping to security. Over 12m passengers filled out the survey this year, according to the company. And despite Skytrax's website's suffering from a bad case of Seemingly Random Capitalisations, t...

Full article: http://www.economist.com/blogs/gulliver/2013/04/airport-r...

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