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Apron analysis

The Greiner-Maunsell masterplan for Chek Lap Kok island created two runways, which flank the terminal building. The south runway was finished in 1997 and earlier than planned expansion means a second runway (HK$4.3bn/ £335M) to the north of the terminal building is under construction, due for completion late next year.

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