There are 61 primary airports in Italy distributed among 59 cities. Italy has the 5th largest tourism market in the world by air, with 47,704,000 tourists arriving each year.*
The national aviation authority for the country is Italian Civil Aviation Authority. The busiest airport is Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport with a total of 38,506,467 passengers.
*World Tourism Organization, Yearbook of Tourism Statistics, Compendium of Tourism Statistics and data files.