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PROJECTS OF THE YEAR TERMINAL
the region has to offer, it will serve
as the foundation for an intermodal
hub that will welcome planes, trains
and automobiles. " Arriving passengers
know they are in Florida as they
step into the sun-bathed arrival hall
on the terminal's top level, which
welcomes travelers with spectacular
Central Florida vistas. The innovative
baggage system's lean, space-saving
vertical circulation made the unique
top-level arrival experience possible.
The conveniences continue as passengers
leave the terminal.
Landside, Terminal C is
the first to fully integrate
rail coming in 2023.
Airside, the terminal's
new 100% total virtual
ramp control, another
first, ensures safe, timely
arrivals and departures.
" The Greater Orlando
Aviation Authority, along
with our many partners
on the Terminal C
project, are extremely
gratified to receive this recognition, "
said Thibault. " This architecturally
impressive and technologically innovative
facility provides a 'sense of place'
and maintains Orlando International
Airport's reputation as an industry
leader in customer convenience. It will
also serve as an enduring focal point
for business and leisure travel to the
Central Florida community. "
Terminal C is designed for certification
as one of the first LEEDv4
In addition, Terminal C's design
integrates Central Florida's signature
elements of water, foliage and sky with
expansive glass skylights, massive glass
curtain walls, artist interpretations of
natural springs and lanky palm and
The new terminal also features
mega-digital displays incorporating
over 90 million pixels showcasing
quintessential Central Florida scenes.
" Windows on Orlando, " consists of
The " Moment Vault " 360-degree immersive experience.
" Windows on Orlando " .
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West concourse seating area.
three side-by-side panoramic screens,
33 feet high by 100 feet long. The
" Moment Vault, " is a 30-foot-tall,
360-degree immersive surround
experience on a digital canvas.
Planned future " Portal, " features 32
custom-curved screens suspended in
a helical frame with digital content.
Terminal C's common-use facilities
allow airlines to operate out of
any gate for any length of time. All
15 swing gates can handle international
and domestic flights and
accommodate up to 20 aircraft,
including narrow-body, jumbo and
With Terminal C, MCO can
serve an additional 10-12 million
passengers annually. At full buildout,
the South Terminal can house
up to 120 gates and serve 60 million
passengers annually. The terminal's
economic impact is estimated to
exceed $5.6 billion.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of January/February 2023
Inside the Fence
Airports Make Capacity a Top Issue in 2023
Airport Business 2023 Projects of the Year
Integrated Sink Puts Hand Hygiene Entirely within Reach
What to Expect for Kansas City International Airport’s New Terminal
Built for Success
Project of the Month: Collaboration Key to JAC’s Improved Water Collection Process
After the Emergency: What’s Next?
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January/February 2023 - Inside the Fence
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January/February 2023 - Airports Make Capacity a Top Issue in 2023
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January/February 2023 - Airport Business 2023 Projects of the Year
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January/February 2023 - Equipment Matters
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January/February 2023 - Integrated Sink Puts Hand Hygiene Entirely within Reach
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January/February 2023 - What to Expect for Kansas City International Airport’s New Terminal
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January/February 2023 - Built for Success
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January/February 2023 - Project of the Month: Collaboration Key to JAC’s Improved Water Collection Process
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January/February 2023 - Airport Guru
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January/February 2023 - Legal Matters
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January/February 2023 - After the Emergency: What’s Next?
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