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Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport DTW.jpg
IATA: DTWICAO: KDTWFAA LID: DTW
– WMO: 72537
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Wayne County, Michigan
Operator Wayne County Airport Authority
Serves Detroit, Michigan, United States, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States and Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Location Romulus, Michigan
Hub for Delta Air Lines
Elevation AMSL 645 ft / 197 m
Coordinates 42°12′45″N 083°21′12″W / 42.2125°N 83.35333°W / 42.2125; -83.35333Coordinates: 42°12′45″N 083°21′12″W / 42.2125°N 83.35333°W / 42.2125; -83.35333
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Location in Michigan

Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
4R/22L 12,003 3,659 Concrete
4L/22R 10,000 3,048 Asphalt/Concrete
3R/21L 10,000 3,048 Concrete
3L/21R 8,500 2,591 Asphalt/Concrete
9L/27R 8,708 2,654 Asphalt/Concrete
9R/27L 8,500 2,591 Concrete
Statistics (2018)
Total passengers 35,236,676
Cargo volume 230,438 tonnes
Aircraft operations 393,681
Source: www.metroairport.com

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (IATA: DTWICAO: KDTW), is a major airport in the United States. It is in the Detroit area and serves all the city. It is one of the busiest airports in the United States and gets many passengers. It has many international and domestic destinations. It is one of Delta Airlines biggest airport hubs after Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta. It is also a hub of Spirit Airlines. Its many destinations include cities in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia.

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