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Mexico City International Airport

Winner - Gold

Competition: Spark:Transport
Designer: Terence Young - Design Director/Senior Associate
Design Type: Community Sector Government building
Company / Organization / School: Gensler+BGP
Team Members: Andres Lara Shun Nagasaki Jason Lee Bernardo Gomez Pimienta Mariana

This design for a new international terminal in Mexico City is a bold new model for air travel. The planning concept "flips" the typical terminal diagram and places volume and daylight into the baggage and welcome hall, and places arrival immigration at the top of the building to view out over the city and gardens below.