Wednesday, 29 February 2012
The completion of major structural work on Heathrow's new T2 has been celebrated with a topping out ceremony today. The new terminal is to open in 2014 and will capable of handling 20m passengers annually.
Colin Matthews, chief executive of BAA said the latest work: "puts us within touching distance of a future where Heathrow has some of the best facilities in Europe There's a lot still to do, but the opening of Terminal 2 could move Heathrow into pole position among European hub airports and allow us to set our sights on elite airports such as Singapore, Hong Kong and Incheon in Seoul."
The previous Terminal 2 was opened in 1955 but demolished in 2010.
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Posted by Tom Warsop at 19:07