Airports

Des Moines International Airport (DSM)

Annual Passengers: 3.1 million

Airlines: Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, Southwest, United

Des Moines International Airport (DSM)
Des Moines International Airport (DSM)
Des Moines International Airport (DSM)
Economic Impact
DSM serves as the entry point to Des Moines and the beautiful state of Iowa. Situated in the state capital, DSM welcomes visitors from across the US and beyond. In 2023, DSM surpassed 3 million passengers, achieving a record-breaking milestone for the airport.

DSM has a significant impact on the region, contributing an estimated $644 million to the local economy. The airport proudly generates over 7,100 jobs and facilitates incredible opportunities for businesses within the community.

Major Employers

  • Amazon
  • Athene
  • Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations
  • Casey’s General Stores, Inc.
  • Corteva Agriscience
  • Dee Zee, Inc.
  • EMC Insurance Companies
  • Emerson
  • FBL Financial Group, Inc.
  • Hy-Vee, Inc.
  • JBS USA
  • Lumen
  • MercyOne
  • Mercer Health & Benefits, LLC
  • Pella Corporation
  • Principal Financial GroupĀ®
  • Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc.
  • UnityPoint Health Partners
  • Vermeer Corporation
  • Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Iowa

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