SFO Unveils Its Revamped United Terminal

By Chanay Kwak - 2014-02-03T17:37:28Z

Photograph by Chanay Kwak

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San Francisco International Airport has unveiled its brand new United Airlines boarding area at Terminal 3. After a $138 million renovation, "T3E" has been transformed into a beautiful, modern transit center that you'll actually want to spend time in (it even has a yoga room). We visited the terminal throughout its renovation and watched its progress. 

Left: Once drab and fluorescent-lit, the original corridor was stripped to the foundation in 2011. Today, SFO's Terminal 3 Boarding Area E features world-class artworks, including a piece from American artist Wayne Thiebaud that shows off San Francisco’s steep streetscape.

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