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August 1, 2012

Visiting Songdo: South Korea’s Aerotropolis

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South Korea is spending $35 billion to build a new city from scratch. It’s called Songdo, and situated adjacent to Seoul’s Incheon International Airport — within a 3 hour flight of 1/3 of the world’s population — it is the world’s most ambitious aerotropolis project ever. [ReadWriteWeb]



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