Location: Barcelona, Spain
Total area: 80,000 (sqm)
Lying between two existing runways parallel to the sea, the new Satellite Terminal will accommodate 25 million passengers per annum.
The building will be restricted to Schengen and non-Schengen European Union passengers. Passengers will reach the building from Terminal 1 via taxi, private cars, metro and light rail. With 16 aircraft parking positions on the platform, it offers maximum flexibility to handle Barcelona Airport increasing air-traffic.
The aerodynamic design evokes both the shape of a bird and a plane. The scheme guarantees operational efficiency and sustainability. Like Terminal T1, the Satellite building is open to views to the outside and planned under...