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Is Dulles airport named after Allen Dulles?

Opened in 1962, it is named after John Foster Dulles (1888–1959), the 52nd Secretary of State who served under President Dwight D. Eisenhower. The Dulles main terminal is a well-known landmark designed by Eero Saarinen. Dulles is a hub for United Airlines.

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Accordingly, what is Dulles airport named after?

Airport Name: Washington Dulles International Airport, named after John Foster Dulles, who was Secretary of State under President Dwight D. Eisenhower from 1953-1959. Terminal: Designed by architect Eero Saarinen.

Beside above, what does IAD stand for?

IAD Washington Dulles International Airport Governmental » Transportation
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IAD Internal Affairs Division Governmental » Police
IAD Instructor Assisted Deployment Governmental » Military
IAD Information Access Division Governmental » US Government

Hereof, what does IAD Dulles stand for?

Washington Dulles International Airport (IATA: IAD, ICAO: KIAD, FAA LID: IAD) is a public airport in Dulles, Virginia.

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