“With our pioneering efforts here, we are rewriting India's aviation history.”
The 23-gate addition doubles the size of the airport and allows it to accommodate new, wide-bodied aircraft such as the Airbus A380.
Though the airport will be bigger, the passenger experience will be much simpler. The design improves the passenger experience, starting with one of the 83 check-in desks and ending at one of 13 baggage carousels.
HOK’s design is inspired by Bangalore’s reputation as India’s “garden city.” The sweeping canopy roof system welcomes passengers while unifying the new and existing facilities.
1.4 million sq. ft. / 134,000 sq. m.
Design and Planning Services
Number of passengers the expanded terminal can accommodate each year
“Indian Stunner: Expansion Commences at India’s Fastest Growing Airport”
Passenger Terminal World
“A Flying Start” (p. 34)
20 September 2010
“HOK is off to a Flying Start: New Images of Bangalore International Airport Terminal One Extension from HOK”
World Architecture News