Below you’ll find interesting aerial photos of the 10 largest airports in the world—largest defined by the number of people passing through each year. 

1. Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International


Doc Searls, Flickr // CC BY 2.0

2. Beijing Capital International Airport

3. London Heathrow Airport

Konstantin Von Wedelstaedt, Wikimedia Commons // GFDL 1.2

4. O'Hare International Airport

5. Tokyo International Airport

6. Los Angeles International Airport

7. Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

8. Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

9. Frankfurt Airport

10. Hong Kong International Airport

These numbers are based on 2011 stats.