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  • The biggest smallest airport in the world is located in Hamburg, Germany inside the actual Hamburg Airport.  The Knuffington is an incredibly detailed model airport which features 40 planes and 90 vehicles that autonomously move about the airport. This model airport is the world’s largest, took 7 years to build and cost a whopping $4.8 million dollars!  The model includes a “carsystem” that moves the vehicles via computer while tiny wires make the airplanes appear to takeoff and land.  Passengers actually appear to walk around the terminals and real flashing lights and indicators really bring this gigantic tiny airport to life.  Luggage, carts, staircases and carparks are also featured in the 150 square-metre display, which also showcases a variety of […]

    World’s biggest smallest airport

    The biggest smallest airport in the world is located in Hamburg, Germany inside the actual Hamburg Airport.  The Knuffington is an incredibly detailed model airport which features 40 planes and 90 vehicles that autonomously move about the airport. This model airport is the world’s largest, took 7 years to build and cost a whopping $4.8 million dollars!  The model includes a “carsystem” that moves the vehicles via computer while tiny wires make the airplanes appear to takeoff and land.  Passengers actually appear to walk around the terminals and real flashing lights and indicators really bring this gigantic tiny airport to life.  Luggage, carts, staircases and carparks are also featured in the 150 square-metre display, which also showcases a variety of […]

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