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Heathrow T2 Named Airport of the Year at ATW Awards

The new terminal 2 of Heathrow Airport, designed by luis vidal + architects, has been recognized with the World’s Airport of the Year at Air Transport World’s (ATW) 41st Annual Airline Industry Achievement Awards.

ATW editor-in-chief Karen Walker remarked that “the exceptional project in the redesign of Terminal 2: Heathrow and Star Alliance produced a marvelous facility that is a win win for its passengers in every respect”.

Terminal 2 is the world’s first airport terminal to be awarded the BREEAM “Excellent” rating for its sustainable building design. Since its official opening in June 2014, the new Terminal 2 has already accumulated more than a dozen accolades and nominations, including the World Best International Public Architecture, received in Dubai last December.