Sam Chui Checks Out A Brand New $17 Billion Mega Airport
Sam explore China’s new $17 Billion Mega Airport: Beijing Daxing Airport. A complete traveler review of the new Beijing Daxing Airport. This video covers the transportation, the terminal (landside and airside), lounges and provide useful tips for traveler using Daxing Airport.
Sam took the Chinese High Speed Train from Beijing West Station to Daxing Airport in just 28 minutes with top speed over 200km/h. At Daxing, the first International flight to arrive was British Airways BA39 from London on 27 October 2019. He then met up with Cristiano Ceccato, from Zaha Hadid architecture firm which designed Daxing Airport arrived on this flight.
Cristiano provided an in-depth discussion and introduction about the architecture and design philosophy of Daxing Airport. There are several great advantages and features of Daxing Airport shown in this video.
At the end of the video, he compare Daxing with new Istanbul Airport (which both opened this year).
Photo credits: Sam Chui.