“Singapore Changi Airport” is one step ahead. Reinforces the best airport in the world for 5 years from Skytrax. By Creating “The Jewel”, A new mix-used terminal complex with 10-storey donut-shaped building with indoor gardens, The world’s top restaurants, hotel and the world’s highest indoor waterfall, over 13,000 square meters to facilitate and relax the passengers at the airport. It is scheduled to be completed in 2018.
In addition to The Jewel, Changi Airport is planning ahead to build Terminal 4.
To prepare for the future passengers up to 85 million people per year.
Jewel Changi Airport is located in the heart of Changi Airport. It is a result of the cooperation of Changi Airport Group and CapitalLand Mall Asia, with the concept of being the hub of flying, shopping and leisure. It features state-of-the-art architecture in iconic architecture. Architecturally Iconic, designed by renowned architects Safdie Architects (Marina Bay Sands Design), Benoy and RSP (ION Orchard Design).
Changi Airport is designed to be a large glass dome. There are approximately 134,000 square meters of space, divided into five floors above ground and 5 floor basements, which can be connected to terminals 1-3. The midpoint of the building is decorated with giant waterfalls (Rain Votex) is about 40 meters high, There will be water streaming down the ceiling into a large vortex below. And have light and sound show in the night.
The terminal area is filled with more than 2,500 tropical trees. The canopy design and walkway are at the top of the terminal. Geographical The total area is about 14,000 square meters, which can see the high-altitude terminals at all. And there are many interesting tourist attractions to explore. One of the highlights that should not miss is the Canopy Mazes Tree Labyrinth. It is amazing experience that we can walk through the maze of green trees at the airport.
Source and Photo : http://www.jewelchangiairport.com/, http://www.benoy.com/projects/jewel-changi-airport/