Airports



Heathrow Airport T5 - Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners with YRM

Terminal 5 has been created with the basic premise of making air travel easy through one of the world’s busiest airport hubs – London Heathrow. This has been achieved through close collaboration between BAA, British Airways and thei ... Read More>>



Charles De Gaulle

Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport in Roissy, north of Paris, underwent major rebuilding and expansion after recovering from the tragic event of May 2004 when part of the roof of Terminal 2E – the latest expansion project at the time which open ... Read More>>



Suvarnabhumi Airport

Officially opened on the 28th September 2006 to replace the aging Don Muang airport, Bangkok’s new Suvarnabhumi international airport (also known as Bangkok International airport) is actually in the nearby Samut Prakan province about 25 km t ... Read More>>



King Abdul Aziz International Airport

King Abdul Aziz International Airport in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, began a new project in 2000 to increase the comfort, satisfaction and service levels provided to travellers at the airport, as well as enabling the airport to cope with increased traff ... Read More>>



Itami Airport

In the mid-1980s, Osaka's Itami Airport became inadequate for the needs of the Kansai region of Japan, which includes not only Osaka, but also the major cities of Kyoto and Kobe. The old airport was hemmed in by urban development in more ways than ... Read More>>



Hyderabad International Airport

Hyderabad International Airport, officially known as Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, is located approximately 22 km from the city on a 5,400-acre site. The airports’ modular design is to allow for incremental expansion of each area witho ... Read More>>



Funchal airport

The landing strip at Portugal’s Funchal airport was earlier considered risky. It was designed much like an overpass above the water, landing planes having a narrow surface area to negotiate with. However, this is paradoxically accompanied by ... Read More>>



Dulles Airport

Set on a huge 10,000 acre site, 26 miles from down town Washington DC, the Dulles Airport opened in Chantilly, USA, in 1962. Designed by Finnish architect Eero Saarinen, this structure is highly regarded for its graceful beauty, suggestive of flig ... Read More>>



Changi Airport

Singapore Changi Airport’s new Terminal 3 finally commenced operations in January 2008, at a cost of S $ 1.75 billion. Designed by CPG Corporation and Skidmore, Owings and Merrill LP, the 380,000 sqm building is located directly opposite Ter ... Read More>>



Bilbao Airport

The most important airport in the Basque Country and northern Spain, with 4,172,903 passengers on 2008 (declined by 2.7% compared to 2007), Bilbao Airport is located 9 km (5.6 m) north of Bilbao, in the municipality of Loiu. It is famous ... Read More>>



Beijing International Airport

Architect Foster & Partners are the creators of the Beijing International Airport, located in Peking, China; a modern construction in steel and concrete. It took just under four years (2003–2008) to build the terminal, its runway and mos ... Read More>>