Zaragoza New International Airport Terminal

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Zaragoza New International Airport Terminal
ZARAGOZA NEW INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TERMINAL A NEW GATEWAY TO EUROPE BASIC DATA Project date: 2005 Construction period: October 2006 - February 2008 Total floor area: 22.000 sqm Parking spaces: 1300 New apron area: 50.000 sqm Budget: 40 M euros Passengers per year: 1 M LOCATION Zaragoza (Spain) host to the International Expo 2008. Zaragoza International Airport stands relatively close to the city and great care has been taken to provide easy and quick access to and from the airport, fulfilling the urban development of the city. ARCHITECTURAL CHALLENGE The project’s objective was to create a modern and competitive infrastructure in accordance to Zaragoza’s ambition of becoming a relevant destination among the cities in Spain. This new Terminal not only has to respond to an increase in the international inflow generated by Expo 2008, but as well become a legacy for Zaragoza’s future development. URBAN ICON With this project Zaragoza acquires a renovated image of modernity through this great example of contemporary architecture modelled in glass and steel. Zaragoza’s new terminal inspiration has been the theme for the 2008 Expo: Water. The roof stands as the most representative item of the structure, resembling the flow of water as waves “surfing through the sky

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    Zaragoza Airport - Site Plan Zaragoza Airport - Ground Zaragoza Airport - Passengers Flows Zaragoza Airport - Aereal View Zaragoza Airport - Roof Zaragoza Airport - Ground Level Interior Day Zaragoza Airport - Ground Level Interior Night Zaragoza Airport - First Level Interior Zaragoza Airport - Mobile Barrier Zaragoza Airport - Passport Control Zaragoza Airport - Waiting Area Zaragoza Airport - Mesi K Zaragoza Airport - Bar Zaragoza Airport - Cross section 01 Zaragoza Airport - Cross section 02 Zaragoza Airport - Ground level waiting area
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