Incheon is the largest airport in South Korea, the primary airport serving the Seoul national capital area, and one of the largest and busiest airports in the world. From 2006 to 2010, it was rated the best airport in the world by the Airports Council International The airport has a golf course, spa, private sleeping rooms, ice skating rink, a casino, indoor gardens and a Museum of Korean Culture.
Located 70 km (43 mi) west of Seoul, the Incheon International Airport serves as a hub for international civilian air transportation and cargo traffic in East Asia. Incheon International Airport is also currently Asia's eighth busiest airport in terms of passengers, the world's fourth busiest airport for cargo traffic, and the world's eighth busiest airport in terms of international passengers in 2010.
The airport opened for business in early 2001, replacing the older Gimpo International Airport, which now serves mostly domestic destinations plus shuttle flights to Beijing, Osaka-Kansai, Shanghai-Hongqiao, Tokyo-Haneda, and limited service to Nagoya and Tsushima.
Horton Automatics Solution to Incehon
The Incheon International APM system is a fully underground system that connects the existing passenger terminal to Concourse A. As part of Phase 2 of the airport facilities expansion, this dual shuttle APM system connects Terminal 1 and Concourse A. Horton Automatics supplied 96 P-X-X-P Platform Screen Doors for this system, which started operations in 2007.