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Private Aviation Development Project in RJBE/Kobe Airport, Japan

The project is located at the RJBE/Kobe Airport across Osaka bay from RJBB/Kansai International. The project is meant to be a “game changer” for the Osaka/Kobe metro region in providing one-stop service to business and private aviation customers. The total land area is about 70,000 square meters. Planned facilities on campus include the largest FBO of Japan, business jet hangar complex, and MRO/MOD facilities, totaling about 25,000 square meters. The campus will be the largest and most advanced of its kind in Japan, and be estimated to serve 730 flights annually when opens late 2019.

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Civic buildings by their nature are built to serve the communities and enrich the lives of the general public. From the perspective of planning and architecture, civic buildings should serve as community centers and nuclei of the city. Throughout history, good civic buildings can be found in Hellenic Greece, to Republic of Rome and in democratic urban centers in Europe and other places in the world. Citizens of society should be able to walk leisurely from libraries, museums, to recreational centers and to meeting halls. These civic buildings should work as magnets to draw society together. Civic buildings should also be urban spatial generators that help to help to define public spaces such as squares, forums, courts and parks.
 
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The important qualities of good civic buildings should include sense of openness, equality, dynamics and vigor. It should be .. Civic buildings should have creative programs, those... It should have shared functions with commerce, and be mixed with... Civic buildings should be catalysts and anchor the urban revitalization effort for any society.


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