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How big is 120 virgates?

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It's about as big as LAX
(a.k.a. Los Angeles International Airporta, a.k.a. KLAX) (total land area) (2012 figures)
Including nine passenger terminals and several other administrative and cargo facilities, LAX sits on 120 virgates of land. In 2014, LAX serviced almost 71 million passengers, 600,000 planes, and over 1.9 million tons of freight.
It's about nine-tenths as big as O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB)
In other words, 120 virgates is 0.87080 times the size of O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB), and the size of O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) is 1.1480 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Johannesburg International Airport, f.k.a. Jan Smuts International Airport) (Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa) (total site area)
O. R. Tambo International Airport, serving Johannesburg and the surrounding area, covers a total area of 137.80 virgates, including six passenger terminals and two main runways. The total length of both runways is 7,826 m.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as Auckland International Airport (AKL)
In other words, 120 virgates is 1.170 times the size of Auckland International Airport (AKL), and the size of Auckland International Airport (AKL) is 0.8550 times that amount.
(Auckland, Auckland Province, New Zealand) (airport and tenant-occupied total land area)
Auckland Airport covers a total area of about 103 virgates, including two terminals and surrounding businesses on airport-owned land. Its main runway is 3,635 m in length.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
In other words, 120 virgates is 1.1870 times the size of London Heathrow Airport (LHR), and the size of London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 0.84250 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Heathrow Airport, a.k.a. London Airport) (London, England, United Kingdom)
London Heathrow Airport covers 101.10 virgates between four terminals. The airport offers 7,562 m of total runway length.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as Tokelau
In other words, the size of Tokelau is 0.830 times 120 virgates.
(a.k.a. Tokelau Islands, a.k.a. The Union Islands) (New Zealand Territory) (total area)
Tokelau, a territory consisting of three coral atolls under the sovereignty of New Zealand, measures 99 virgates. With exports consisting of small crafts and small-scale agriculture, most of which is traded only with New Zealand, Tokelau has the smallest economy of any country in the world.
It's about four-fifths as big as Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ)
In other words, 120 virgates is 0.79740 times the size of Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ), and the size of Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) is 1.2540 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Lester B. Pearson International Airport) (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) (total site area)
Toronto Pearson International Airport covers a total area of 150.50 virgates, including two terminals and five runways. The total length of the runways is 15,226 m.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as big as Mackinac Island
In other words, 120 virgates is 1.28850 times the size of Mackinac Island, and the size of Mackinac Island is 0.77610 times that amount.
(Michigan)
Mackinac Island measures 93.1590 virgates in total land area. The island is located in Lake Huron and is known as a historically-cultured tourist destination and summer colony, home to the well-known Victorian Grand Hotel.