The “five Things We Love About…” collection on StuckatTheAirport.com celebrates capabilities and services at airports around the world.
This installment of “five Things We Love About…” lands at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW), which sprawls out over almost 27 acres, with 7 runways and 164 gates.
1. The DFW Skylink
Skylink is the multiplied train that connects all five terminals at DFW airport. Tracks run above and outdoor of the terminals, with a teach pulling into terminal stations each 2-to-3 minutes. An 18-minute spherical-experience offers excellent perspectives of the airfield throughout the airport.
Here are some more details about the Skylink gadget, shared while the system celebrated its tenth anniversary in 2015.
2. Founders’ Plaza
Dedicated in 1995, DFW’s Founders’ Plaza is an Observation Area and park close to the airport imparting brilliant perspectives of aircraft starting up and touchdown.
The park plaza has parking, picnic tables, telescopes, historical information, a commemorative monument and a radio broadcasting air traffic manage communications from the FAA tower. Hours: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day.
Luckily, DFW is home to two Gameway centers (at Gates E16 & B32) with a complete of 36 gaming stations. Each station has a Playstation 4 Pro pre-loaded with games, a leather chair, forty three″ 4K TV, noise-cancelling headphones, charging ports on your digital gadgets and area to store your bags.
Pricing consists of an alternative for unlimited play, which for a few could be a super fit for lengthy layovers and delays.
4. Shopping at DFW
Big airports have plenty of purchasing options and DFW is not any exception.
In December 2017, DFW Airport opened the most important duty-free keep in the Americas. Over the years, we’ve scored plenty of charming and quirky Texas-themed souvenirs in stores at some point of DFW as well.
5. Art at DFW Airport
DFW’s has a superb art series with extra than 30 pieces of commissioned paintings consisting of sculpture, art work, mosaics and more. Many of the pieces are in International Terminal D and within the Skylink stations.
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