The first and definitive building monograph on Berlin's iconic Tegel Airport, showing this listed architectural monument in its original appearance and its present state, richly illustrated with previously unpublished photos and historical drawings from the architects' archive. Text in English and German.
A guide to the planning and design of airport terminals and their facilities. It covers various types of airport terminal found around the world, and highlights the environmental and technical issues that the designer has to address. Contemporary examples are reviewed through a series of case studies.
In 2020, it appears that TXL will in fact be closed. Photographer Peter Ortner captures his uniquely personal view of the airport complex with the remnants of its past glory the details so familiar to anyone who has traveled through or waited inside Tegel. Text in English and German.