Europa Building, London Airport: the passenger handling concourse

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RIBApix ref no RIBA3509-62
Architect/DesignerGibberd, Sir Frederick (1908-1984)
Artist/PhotographerMcCann, John (1926-)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1955
Image Date1955
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceMc4252
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John McCann / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Designed for short-haul flights, this building, together with the Queen's Building (demolished in 2009) and the air traffic control building, was one of the original airport buildings designed by Frederick Gibberd for the Ministry of Transport. It was renamed Terminal 2 in 1968. London Aiport was renamed Heathrow in 1966.

Subject tags

balconies, stairs, airports