Dallas Fort Worth International Airport


Airports & Airport Operation

About Us

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is the primary international airport serving the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.

DFW has a total area of 17,207 acres (69.63 km2), making it the largest airport in Texas and the second largest in the United States (behind Denver International Airport). It is the third busiest airport in the world by aircraft movements, and the ninth busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic. It is the tenth busiest international gateway in the United States and second busiest in Texas (behind Houston Intercontinental).

DFW is located in the cities of Irving, Euless, Grapevine, and Coppell, between the major cities of Dallas and Fort Worth. It has its own post office ZIP code and United States Postal Service city designation (''DFW Airport, TX''), as well as its own police, fire protection, and emergency medical services. The members of the airport's board of directors are appointed by the ''owner cities'' of Dallas and Fort Worth, with a non-voting member chosen from the airport's four neighboring cities on a rotating basis.

As of October 2014, DFW Airport has service to a total of 202 destinations, including 55 international and 147 domestic destinations with the U.S. In surpassing 200+ total destinations, DFW joined a select group of airports worldwide with that distinction, including Frankfurt Airport, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Charles de Gaulle Airport, Hartsfield?Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport, Munich Airport, and Dubai International Airport.


Sr. Government Relations Manager
Category: Aviation & Airlines
Job Overview As the Sr. Government Relations Manager, you will interact with legislative and regulatory action at all levels, advising executive leadership on policy impacts and solutions to DFW Airport and/or the aviation industry. You will also provide strategic expertise to airport staff and Board members related to governmental issues; and serves as a key point of contact for state and federal ...read more
Phone:(972) 973-5200
Fax:(972) 973-5751
Assistant Vice President, Community Engagement
Category: Marketing
Job Overview As part of the Communication and Marketing leadership team, this role manages the relationships with community and professional organizations such as ethnic and majority chambers, advocacy groups, convention and visitors’ bureaus, industry associations and business organizations for the world’s second busiest airport. The role requires building and maintaining strong strategic ...read more
Phone:(972) 973-5200
Fax:(972) 973-5751
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