The Economic Impacts of Texas Commercial Service Airports
According to the Texas Department of Transportation:
The 25 commercial service airports in Texas are responsible for more than $84.9 billion in output, and 730,866 jobs earning more than $27.5 billion.
These facilities directly connect Texans to the region, nation, and the world. Commercial service airports range in size from the 4th busiest airport in the world in terms of operations – Dallas/Ft. Worth International – to airports that serve a single airline operating multiple times per day. In total, these
25 commercial service airports accommodated 80 million enplaned passengers in 2017.
Texas Aviation Economic Impact Study, Texas Department of Transportation, Executive Summary 2018