planes have taken off worldwide
visitor visas have been issued in the US
pieces of luggage have been lost
Established in 1919, KLM is the world's oldest airline.
Japan's seven-car maglev train with a top speed 603km/h is the fastest train in the world.
From all countries in the world, France including its overseas territories covers the most time zones (12).
European countries were visited by more overseas tourists (609.1m) than the rest of the world combined.
Every day, 8.6 million passengers and $17.5 billion worth of goods are carried by planes wordlwide.
First World Hotel in Genting Highlands, Malaysia is the largest hotel in the world with 7,351 rooms.
The bussiest airport in the world is Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport with 96.1 million passengers yearly.
The most expensive hotel in the world is the Royal Penthouse Suite at Hotel President Wilson in Geneva, Switzerland at $65,000 per night.
The data used on this page was fetched from sources around the web referenced in above link. Some statistics are based on a yearly reported data and are thus averaged down to per second basis and do not represent actual real time data but rather very accurate approximation of real time growth.