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Old December 30th, 2012, 11:51 PM   #1
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Classical airports, other than Tempelhof?

Are there any airports built in somewhat classical architecture out there, except Tempelhof?

Since aviation took of at the end of classical architecture I suppose there aren't that many examples, but surely more than one?
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Old December 31st, 2012, 01:13 PM   #2
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The old Liverpool - Speke Airport is still standing, although it is a hotel the art deco tower and terminal is still there. They also allow an aviation club to restore aircraft behind on the old apron, google image Speke airport for pics.
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Old December 31st, 2012, 09:43 PM   #3
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Some surviving examples in SE England of pre WW2 Civil aviation air terminals.

Shoreham Airport, Sussex: http://westsussex.cdmf.info/public/i...hamAirport.png

Gatwick Airport, Beehive Terminal, Sussex: http://www.thewindowrepaircompany.co.uk/Beehive.jpg

Croydon Airport, London: http://www.flickr.com/photos/michaeltulley64/63780034
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The old Pulkovo terminal in Saint Petersburg is an example of classical architecture. And i suppose that many more similar soviet time terminals can be found around Russia and ex USSR countries.
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The old terminal of Lviv airport (Ukraine) has a nice classical design. I don't think it's in use anymore though, recently a new terminal was built.


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