Georgia is a US state in the South. The state was named after Great Britain's King George II and was the last of the 13 original U.S. colonies.
Georgia's principal airport is Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL), the world's busiest passenger airport. Georgia has 107 public-use airports, 9 of which are commercial-aviation airports and 98 which are general-aviation airports. Two of the state's important airports are Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport, which serves over 1,700,000 passengers each year and DeKalb Peachtree Airport in Chamblee, Georgia.