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Old August 16th, 2013, 05:48 PM   #1
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MISC | Airports in the Past

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mad at the 20
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madrid barajas 1931


mad at the 50


mad 1960

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Old August 17th, 2013, 09:45 AM   #3
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New York City, USA!

"In April 1942, New York City began placing hydraulic fill over the marshy tidelands of Idlewild Golf Course. Initial plans were for a modest 1,000-acre airport, but by the time construction was complete Idlewild Airport had grown to five times that size. Commercial flights began in July 1948. On December 24, 1963, the airport was rededicated John F. Kennedy International Airport in memory of the nation’s 35th president. Today, JFK is the nation’s leading international gateway, with more than 80 airlines operating from its gates. "
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Old August 21st, 2013, 08:48 AM   #4
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Friendship Internationall Airport, Baltimore, 1950


The same airport, now known as BWI, in 2005

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Old August 21st, 2013, 02:12 PM   #5
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Loving the old pics
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Old August 21st, 2013, 02:38 PM   #6
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Great thread keep the photos coming...
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Old August 21st, 2013, 05:44 PM   #7
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Mumbai Airport in 1900's image hosted on flickr
After in 2000's Now in 2010's new terminal is being built is to be ready by December 2013 half of the part
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Old August 23rd, 2013, 10:21 AM   #9
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Hong Kong Kai Tak Airport

1950's
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1960's


1970's



1980's



1990's





Today
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Old August 23rd, 2013, 11:01 AM   #11
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Hong Kong Kai Tak Airport

1950's
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1980's



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Today
Gosh the old Kai Tak Airport is really small...
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Old August 23rd, 2013, 10:30 PM   #12
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Old August 24th, 2013, 09:42 AM   #13
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Such a shame that this airport is closed.. Maybe they could use it for the smaller type of airplanes or an LCC airport..
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love this thread!
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Old August 31st, 2013, 08:02 AM   #17
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Don Mueang International Airport (DMK)

Don Mueang International Airport (DMK) formerly Bangkok International Airport (BKK)




















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Old August 31st, 2013, 12:40 PM   #18
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Old September 1st, 2013, 07:30 PM   #19
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Such a shame that this airport is closed.. Maybe they could use it for the smaller type of airplanes or an LCC airport..

agree....huhu
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Old September 2nd, 2013, 03:28 AM   #20
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schiphol EHAM/AMS

1916


Around 1930/1940


Around 1940/1950


Construction of the international airport at the new location around 1960


The finnished airport around 1970


A lot of green in the 70's


In the end of the 70's Schiphol got connected via a underground railway.


Around 1990 : Construction of the doubling of the railway connection Leiden-Schiphol-Amsterdam and the construction of the new control tower.


As we know it today.


Maybe in the near future ?


Also a replica of the old building has been build at Lelystad airport at the aviation museum.
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