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India’s tallest air traffic control towers

Below is a list of the tallest air traffic control towers in India for which information is ¬†available online. As always, any additions, corrections, or suggestions are most welcome. Information about the airports in Chennai, Lucknow, and Jaipur, among others, … Continue reading

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World’s sky-high air traffic control towers – UPDATE 4

After a thorough search for a detailed list of the world’s tallest air traffic control towers proved to be fruitless on the internet, I decided to try to create one of my own. Below is a working list of those … Continue reading

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Artistry rising above the tarmac

Beyond the acres of concrete that makes up runways, taxiways, aprons, and the tarmac, certain features of an airport can be designed in a manner which inspires. The control tower is just one of those places at a growing number … Continue reading

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