The new airport, declared open on Wednesday, could form part of a new economic belt. Photo: Xinhua

Beijing’s new 7-runway, star-shaped Daxing airport opened by Xi Jinping, with aviation industry ready for take-off

  • Most expensive airport in history is housed in the world’s biggest single-terminal building
  • Daxing is the first airport to have two-storey departure gates and is hailed as a major boost for China’s air travel
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The new airport, declared open on Wednesday, could form part of a new economic belt. Photo: Xinhua
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