Tampa International Airport Airside C

Tampa International Airport Airside ‘C’ is a 16 gate, 315,000 s.f. airline terminal servingSouthwest Airlines, Independence Air and Spirit Airlines.Airside ‘C’ expresses the drama and excitement of travel through its architecture as the buildingdesign is a conscious effort to capture the nostalgia ofthe midcentury jet set experience. Theitinerary of the terminal is meant to lead the passenger through a calm and stress-freeexperience before embarking on their journey to a new location.Cited by AIA New York design jury as “the best new airside terminal in America,” thetravelexperience of the Airside C Terminalre-invents the typology by infusing public art and sculptedmateriality atypical to airport design.