Des Moines Intl Airport

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Des Moines Intl Annual Airport Traffic Information

Rank: 84
Take-Offs and Landings
In 2015: 1,156,462
In 2014: 1,141,172
In 2013: 1,078,496
In 2012: 1,018,188
In 2011: 932,828
In 2010: 898,840
In 2009: 853,596
In 2008: 919,990
In 2007: 963,231
Percent Change
2014 to 2015: 1.34%

Des Moines Intl AIRPORT FAA Flight Delay Information

Des Moines International Airport (DSM) Real-time Status
The status information provided on this site indicates general airport conditions; it is not flight-specific.  Check with your airline to determine if your flight is affected.
Delays by Destination: 
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, GA (ATL) is currently experiencing delays averaging 36 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport, Boston, MA (BOS) is currently experiencing delays averaging 3 hours and 1 minute.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to Newark International Airport, Newark, NJ (EWR) is currently experiencing delays averaging 2 hours and 18 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to John F Kennedy International Airport, New York, NY (JFK) is currently experiencing delays averaging 1 hour and 5 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to La Guardia Airport, New York, NY (LGA) is currently experiencing delays averaging 44 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to Chicago OHare International Airport, Chicago, IL (ORD) is currently experiencing delays averaging 53 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to Philadelphia International Airport, Philadelphia, PA (PHL) is currently experiencing delays averaging 57 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to Newark International Airport, Newark, NJ (EWR) will not be allowed to depart until at or after 4:30 pm CDT.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to John F Kennedy International Airport, New York, NY (JFK) will not be allowed to depart until at or after 4:30 pm CDT.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to La Guardia Airport, New York, NY (LGA) will not be allowed to depart until at or after 4:30 pm CDT.
General Departure Delays: Traffic is experiencing gate hold and taxi delays lasting 15 minutes or less.
General Arrival Delays: Arrival traffic is experiencing airborne delays of 15 minutes or less.
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