There are a few recent projects which redesign the banal landscapes of airfields into new urban components. Aspern is an example in Austria, attempting to create a research, development, and education center. The Tempelhofer Freiheit  in Berlin took a different approach, and kept the historical identity of the site.

Valentin Schipfer’s article gives some insight behind the master plan branding that goes into a development such as Aspern;s urban lakeside.

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