DEN takes off
When Denver International Airport (DEN) opened on February 28th 1995, it brought a departure from the ordinary. From its spacious design and distinctive architecture, to its ability to grow and adapt with technology and travel habits, DEN influenced a global shift in airport design and expectations.
Today, as the airport celebrates its 20th anniversary, DEN has grown to become the fifth busiest airport in the United States and the 15th-busiest in the world. With a record-setting 53.4 million passengers in 2014, DEN is one of the busiest airline hubs in the world’s largest aviation market. The airport is the primary economic engine for the state of Colorado, generating more than $26 billion for the state annually and supporting nearly 190,000 jobs.
DEN has the third-largest U.S. domestic network and offers over 170 nonstop domestic and international destinations, with increasing air service to countries outside the United States. DEN serves about 20 international nonstop destinations, including London, Tokyo, Reykjavik