The main terminal of Beijing's Daxing International Airport. (Photo: Hufton+Crow)

Beijing’s New Daxing Airport Opens for Business

China’s newest airport, Daxing International Airport in Beijing, opened its doors to passengers after it was formally opened by President Xi Jinping on Wednesday. Daxing Airport is set to run alongside the existing Capital Airport, which is currently the world’s second busiest airport behind Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. [caption id="attachment_36896" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Daxing International Airport is Beijing's second airport, designed to alleviate congestion at Beijing Capital Airport. (Photo: Hufton+Crow)[/caption] The first departure from the new airport was China Southern flight 3001 to…