Kansas City International Airport (IATA: MCI, ICAO: KMCI), originally named Mid-Continent International Airport, is located 15 miles
(24 km) northwest of the central business district of Kansas City Missouri, in Platte County. An average of 10 million passengers use the airport each year.
The largest carriers are Southwest Airlines and Delta Air Lines, both having many daily flights in Terminal B
Kansas City International has consistently ranked in the top-five airports in the North America Airport Satisfaction Study by J. D. Power and Associates.
In February 2010 the airport was the highest-rated medium-sized airport receiving five stars in all categories.