Airports are nothing but a physical entity used for air transportation. Apart from air travelling airport act as a place for departure, arrival and point of meeting and separation to experience unforgettable moments. Based on the survey taken from 13.82 million customer poll among 550 airport from 150 countries the Skytrax have listed the Top 10 Airports of 2017. This world’s best survey include all the service such as travel experience, shopping, security, check-in and so on. Here comes the list of Top 10 Airports of 2017.
Top 10 Airports of 2018:
1. Singapore Changi Airport
Singapore Changi Airport also known as Changi Airportis a world famous airport. It is one of the busiest airport which has the capacity of handling 62,219573 passengers at a time with 100 flying airline or one for every 80 seconds. The interior architecture with rooftop Sunflower garden with 500 sunflowers, Entertainment Deck, PlayStation, Transits Hall, Baggage Belts, Nature Trail, Koi Pond, Orchid Garden and Butterfly Garden with 47 species butterflies made it unique and attractive among other international airports. Apart from its breathtaking design it also provides full fetched service for passengers through its free internet connectivity and charging points, Baby care facility, Social Tree and so on.
2. Tokyo International Airport (Haneda)
Tokyo International Airport also known as Haneda Airport is the first national airport in Japan started in 1931 and opened its international terminal in the year 2013. It is the second busiest airport which has the capacity to handle 90 million passenger in a year. The interior design with large sky roof covering and cirrus clouds design made it unique and comfortable. The Edo townscape for shopping, Haneda Nihonbashi, color illuminating lobby roof were some of the major architectures that enhanced the attractiveness of the airport. This airport is enhanced with best parking system with prior reservation process. Some of the service provided in the airport were free internet and duty free shops.
3. Incheon International Airport (South Korea)
Incheon International Airport also known as Seoul Incheon International Airport is the largest and busiest airport in South Korea. This best airport has been listed in the Skytrax for its cleanliness and best international transits service. It is one of the fastest airport with the least baggage mishandling rate and capacity of handling 30 million passengers per year. The 90 duty free shops, 2 movie theaters, Golf course, Ice rink, Casino, Traditional Korean Crafts, Music and Dance, Korean Cultural Museum, Spa and Sauna are some of the entertainment factors available in the airport. Some of the services provided in the airport were Free computer and Wi-Fi, Medical Service, Post Office, Dry cleaning, Prayer room, Children’s playroom, Free shower and many more.
4. Munich Airport (Germany)
Munich Airport is the major airport in Munich, Germany. Munich Airport is one of the coolest airport which has the capacity of handling 42 million passengers per year. The popular Oktoberfest that held in every September at airport is very famous and attracting. The Audi Car Showroom at the terminal 1 is an another unique attraction for car lovers. Munich Airport is the only airport enhanced with its own brewery product and large beer garden. This five star international airport with two passenger terminal boast various feature such as more than 50 restaurants, 130 shops, VIP wing, Hilton Munich Airport Hotel, free internet facility and car parking for first 30 minutes, visitor viewing facility and many more.
5. Hong Kong International Airport
Hong Kong International Airport also known as Chek Lap Kok Airport is one of the first-rated airport in the world which is located at Hong Kong. This is one of thr busiest and developing international airport which has the capacity to handle 71 million passenger every year. Hong Kong International Airport is designed with lightweight roof to enhance the natural lighting. It boast various features such as free internet facility, Skymart with 320 retail shop, UA IMAX theater, Dream come true education park, Green live air, multi mode transportation facility in between terminals, children’s playing area and many more.
6. Hamad International Airport (Doha, Qatar)
Hamad International Airport also known as New Doha International Airport located at Qatar is one of the largest international airport. The interior with wave like design roof, 1628 lighting poles and the 7 meter tall Lamp Bear statue made it stylish. Hamad International Airport is enhanced with world’s longest run way and unique 2100 square meter public mosque. It is the only airport with largest catering service with more than 100 restaurants and more than 100 building. Hamad International Airport have the capability of handling 28 million passengers per year with service such as shopping, security, car parking and many more.
7. Chubu Centrair Nagoya (Japan)
Chubu Centrair Nagoya is an international airport located in central Japan. It is one of the busiest airport with two passenger terminal built on an artificial island in Ise Bay which has the capacity of handling 10.2 million passengers per year. The T shaped terminal, 300 meter long Sky deck, Center Pier Garden, Shopping and restaurants deigned in European Village style were some of the attracting interior features of Chubu Centrair Nagoya Airport. Some of the entertainment factors in Chubu Centrair Nagoya airport was the Japanese themed Skytown shopping center with more than 61 restaurants and shops, spas, garden and so on.
8. Zurich Airport (Switzerland)
Zurich Airport also known as Kloten Airport is one the largest and busiest airport in the world located at Switzerland. The complex circle design in the center of the airport and shinning steels at the roof were the major attraction of the airport. Zurich Airport have the capacity of handling 27.7 million passenger per year with three terminals A,B and E. Free internet service for the first two hours, Observation Deck, Skymetro transportation system, Sports equipment for adults, Children’s birthday party, Sightseeing flights, Airport tour, Bus tour inside the airport were some of the unique features of Zurich Airport.
9. London Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport also known as Heathrow Airport is an international airport located at London. This ‘hexagram’ shaped airport with four passenger terminal and one cargo terminal have the capacity of handling 78 million passengers per year. Heathrow is the only airport in the world which has its own resident press with six photographer and one TV crew and with multi-faith prayer room. Some features of London Heathrow Airport were the indoor trees in small park, Jet-Parks airport car park, Branded Michelin shopping center and restaurants, Links of London, British Airway Gallery Art, free internet facility and many more.
10. Frankfurt Airport (Germany)
Frankfurt Airport also known as Rhein- Main-Flughafen is one of the biggest and busiest airport in Germany. The airport city which consist of hotels, car parking, shopping area, The Airport City Mall, The Squaire, Gateway Garden and Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center were some of the facilities available in Frankfurt Airport. This 80 years old airport have the capacity to handle 60 million passenger per year. Free unlimited internet access, Gaming, Movies, Music, Restaurant, Hotels, Cafes and shopping store like Pinko, Kiko Milano, Victoria’s Secret, Thomas Sabo and so on were some of the entertainment factors inside the airport.