Nanjing Lukou International Airport’s new terminal (T2) officially opened on July 12th, substituting terminal 1. The Terminal 2, covering an area of 263,000 square meters, has 4 check-in islands (A, B, C and D) and 112 check-in counters (40 for international flights and 72 for domestic flights). Construction of the new terminal began on April 4, 2011 with a total investment of 9.9 billion yuan, including a 3,600-meter-long, 45-meter-wide runway, and a 4-floor terminal building. Floors one and two are dedicated to arrivals, while departures is situated on level three. Restaurants, shops and entertainment options will be located on the fourth floor, occupying a space of 10,000 sqm. Food and beverage brands include McDonald’s, Burger King, Starbucks and Costa. The new terminal is designed to handle 30 million passengers, 800,000 tons of cargo and 260,000 aircraft movements annually, which can accommodate large wide-body aircraft including Airbus A380 superjumbo and Boeing 747-8 aircraft. The new terminal is directly connected with subway line 10 and airport express. In addition, a huge parking lot offering 2,200 parking places will be available.