Beijing Capital International Airport
As "the Front Door of China, Beijing Capital International Airport is the most important hub-airport of China. The expansion project of the Beijing Capital International Airport was launched in March of 2004, aiming to increase competitiveness against the fierce competition in the international airline industry, create a better and new image and satisfy the requirements of 2008 Beijing Olympics. It is said that the Beijing Capital International Airport, upon the completion of the expansion project, is able to handle 60 million passengers and 1.8 million cargo yearly. It is designed to serve 500000 flights yearly and 17000 flights daily (1 flight per minute in average).Workers are striving, in an scientific and rigorous attitude, to create a classical case in the airport construction history of China. There are 145 Mitsubishi escalators in total used in terminals of the Beijing Capital International Airport. Those escalators are at an angle of 300, with lifting height of 3.6m, 4.25m and 5.25m. Shanghai Mitsubishi Elevator Co., Ltd has been entrusted by the project to be responsible for installation and long-term maintenance.