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July 18, 2011
It’s been a busy few weeks for the world’s airports with the opening of new terminals in Buenos Aires and Amsterdam and the news that NACO has won the contract to design a Beijing’s new international gateway.
Elsewhere, Japan’s Tsunami wrecked Sendai Airport is set to re-open; the Canadian government has admitted that Toronto will need a new airport; and Chicago O’Hare has opened a restaurant that plays homage to the city’s Blackhawks ice-hockey team.
Buenos Aires Ezeiza Airport opens new $150m terminal
Argentina’s Ezeiza International Airport has officially opened its new $150 million Terminal C.
Schiphol opens new general aviation terminal
Amsterdam Schiphol–East has opened a new 6,000sqm multi–functional general aviation terminal to cater for the 4,500 private and business flights that the airport handles each year.
NACO designs Beijing’s second airport
NACO Netherlands Airport Consultants has won the contract to design Beijing’s second ‘mega’ airport – The Beijing New International Airport (BNIA).
Japan’s tsunami-swamped Sendai Airport to re-open
Sendai Airport in Japan, which was crippled by March’s devastating earthquake and tsunami, is due to resume international flights on 25 July, the country’s Transport Ministry has announced.
Toronto area will need a new airport from 2027 onwards
The government of Canada will need to build a new airport 50 kilometres north east of Toronto in the next 16 to 26 years to cope with expected traffic growth in the region, according to a new study.
O'Hare opens new Blackhawks ice-hockey themed restaurant
Chicago O’Hare has welcomed another little piece of the windy city to its facilities with the opening of a restaurant named after its famous Blackhawks ice hockey team.
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Xi’an Xianyang’s Wolfgang Weil, talks to Joe Bates about the huge growth potential of China’s eighth largest airport.
Airport World 2011
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