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  • Construction is well underway on the route to Beijing's new Daxing International Airport, which will carry vehicles there from the city's South Fifth Ring Road in about 20 minutes. Photo: VCG_Gallery:  Beijing’s New Airport Expressway Near Completion
     
     
    Construction is well underway on the route to Beijing's new Daxing International Airport, which will carry vehicles there from the city's South Fifth Ring Road in about 20 minutes. Photo: VCG
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Gallery: Beijing’s New Airport Expressway Near Completion

Workers have added a special substance to the asphalt to rapidly melt snow

11.26.2018
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Construction is well underway on the route to Beijing's new Daxing International Airport, which will carry vehicles there from the city's South Fifth Ring Road in about 20 minutes. Photo: VCG
Workers have added a special substance to the asphalt to quickly melt snow. Beijing’s roads commission says much of the work is already finished. Photo: VCG
Construction continues on the highway to Daxing International Airport, which is part of a network of ‘five vertical and two horizontal’ routes, officials say. Photo: VCG
Heavy vehicles are being used to pave the road, which is scheduled for completion in the first half of 2019. Photo: VCG

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Gallery: Beijing’s New Airport Expressway Near Completion