For general access to the Wolfram Knowledgebase, use entities of type Airport instead of AirportData.


gives the value of the specified property for the airport entity.


gives a list of property values for the specified airport entities.


gives the specified annotation associated with the given property.


  • AirportData[] gives a list of all airport entities.
  • AirportData["Properties"] gives a list of available properties.
  • AirportData["SampleEntities"] gives a list of sample entities.
  • The specified entity in AirportData can be an Entity, EntityClass, entity canonical name, or list thereof.
  • The specified property can be an EntityProperty, EntityPropertyClass, property canonical name, or list of properties.
  • Properties that do not apply or are not known in a particular case are indicated by Missing[].
  • Properties include:
  • "AlternateNames"alternate names
    "FAACode"FAA code
    "IATACode"IATA code
    "ICAOCode"ICAO code
    "LongestRunwayLength"length of longest runway
    "LongestRunwayWidth"width of longest runway
    "MagneticVariation"magnetic variation
    "NumberRunways"number of runways
    "OfficialName"official name
    "TimeZone"time zone


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Basic Examples  (1)

Use for discovery:

Find properties of an airport:

Scope  (1)

Find sample entities:

Extract the canonical names:

Find available properties:

Examine properties of the first sample entity:

Neat Examples  (1)

Plot a map of airports in a city, with tooltips for airport names and FAA codes:

Wolfram Research (2014), AirportData, Wolfram Language function,


Wolfram Research (2014), AirportData, Wolfram Language function,


Wolfram Language. 2014. "AirportData." Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Wolfram Research.


Wolfram Language. (2014). AirportData. Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Retrieved from


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