The new terminal, which is part of a larger initiative of an over £4 million package, which will connect London Heathrow with European and Asian hubs.
The new terminal will increase the amount of passengers who spend layovers at London Heathrow, which is one of the top stopover destinations. Travelers are able to take advantage of Heathrow’s top notch facilities during their layovers including lounges, restaurants, and Heathrow airport hotels.
The new Terminal 2 will be rolled out in two stages – the first, will be the re-building of the previous terminal 2, which is scheduled to open in 2014.
The second stage will be an extension of the previous terminal, including new facilities and an additional satellite building, which will increase the amount of passengers by another 10 million a year. Completion date for this stage has not been announced.