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Old July 7th, 2005, 11:34 PM   #21
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Copenhagen airport has no competition. Simply the best.
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Old July 23rd, 2005, 05:10 PM   #22
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MANILA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT


NAIA TERMINAL 1:


The first terminal, Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1 (NAIA-1) is the original terminal and was constructed in 1981. The 67,000 square meter terminal was designed by filipino architect Leandro V. Locsin.







NAIA TERMINAL 2 (centennial terminal):

The second terminal, Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 2 (NAIA-2), was finished in 1998 and is popularly called the Centennial Terminal since 1998 was the centennial year of the declaration of Philippine Independence from Spain. The 75,000 square meter domestic terminal was designed by Aeroports de Paris.






NAIA TERMINAL 3 (newest terminal):

The third terminal, Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 (NAIA-3), was approved for construction in 1997. The ultra-modern 189,000 square meter international terminal facility was designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill (SOM) to have a capacity of 13-15 million passengers per year. There is an additional 20,000 square meter floor area for shopping mall which connects the terminal to the indoor parking area. The Terminal 3 structure has a length of 1.1 Km (0.68 miles) from end to end.
















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Old July 24th, 2005, 12:52 AM   #23
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Pearson International Airport in TORONTO ROCKS!
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Old July 24th, 2005, 08:24 AM   #24
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Any airport that can handle AIRBUS is gotta be great
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Old July 28th, 2005, 10:01 AM   #25
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No offense but I don't find Manila's airport that fascinating. The new Bangkok airport looks 100% better than that.

Terminals 2 and 3 though looks ok. Terminal 3 doesn't look that great on the outside but it looks nice on the inside. That is if the Philippine government opens the new terminal

I've seen the design for the Diosdado Macapagal Intl Airport in Clark and it looks better. I think this would be a better alternative to Manila's current airport since it's too close to the city.

Hong Kong's Airport is one of the best in Asia if not, the best.

Here's what the new Bangkok airport is going to look like





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http://www.suvarnabhumiairport.com

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Old July 28th, 2005, 10:08 PM   #26
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Old July 29th, 2005, 12:01 AM   #27
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OK.. I know a well-travelled businessman who works at the Canary Wharf in London, and of all these airports he's been through more than once:

London Heathrow
London Gatwick
New York - JFK
New Jersey - Newark
Amsterdam - Schiphol
Dubai Intl
Mumbai Intl (sry cant remember full name)
Miami Intl
Singapore - Changi
Chicago - O'Hare
LAX
San Francisco Intl
Riyadh Intl
Bahrain
Nairobi - Kenyatta intl
Jo'burg and Cape Town Intl... & some more i cant remember

he named the best as Singapore Changi without any hesitation
aahh if only all of Heathrow could be as innovative as T5

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Old September 15th, 2005, 02:08 AM   #28
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The new Barajas in Madrid..in four moths will be finished the constrution.It´s very good.
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Old September 18th, 2005, 03:55 PM   #29
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Best Airports of 2005

Best Airports of 2005



I've been to Chep Lak Kok and I would have to say that it really deserves it top spot. It has been on top 5 years in a row. But I really like the design of the Seoul Incheon Airport





source:www.airlinequality.com

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Old September 20th, 2005, 03:55 AM   #30
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Old September 23rd, 2005, 03:10 AM   #31
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Incheon is a very nice airport
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Old October 27th, 2005, 12:21 AM   #32
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Israeli Ben-guryon airport is amayzing!

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Old October 27th, 2005, 05:44 AM   #33
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Adelaide, South Australia population 1.1m has a nice new Airport with both domestic and international flights from shared terminal . http://www.aal.com.au
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Old October 27th, 2005, 07:01 AM   #34
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I like the Ben Gurion airport. It's the most secured in the world!
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Old October 27th, 2005, 11:16 AM   #35
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yes you know ,the events forced us to be very efficient with security
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Old October 27th, 2005, 02:25 PM   #36
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Copenhagen airport has no competition. Simply the best.


Ehh ..Amsterdam Schiphol airport (No.9 largest in the world) many years best in the WORLD, Copenhagen kastrupp airport (No.78 in the world....)only one year yet best europe......so ehhh no competition?? Schiphol now is still second.......
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Old November 14th, 2005, 02:14 AM   #37
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Dubai International airport









Business lounge

New terminal 3 coming up

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Old November 14th, 2005, 02:55 AM   #38
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wow. why the runway so far away? that seems like a ******* commute just to get planes over there. it would take so much time....

they could just make that taxiway an actual run way. lol
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Old November 23rd, 2005, 02:04 AM   #39
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Wow, Dubai airport looks more like a mall. I'll defintely enjoy staying there!
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Old November 23rd, 2005, 03:15 AM   #40
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HONG KONG'S! That lounge is reason enough, although I've noticed that they've been getting a little stingy in recent years.
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