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Bram Fischer International Airport
Bloemfontein, Free State

NURCOMBE,  SUMMERLEY, RINGROSE and TODD: Architect

Date:1964
Client:ACSA
Type:Airport
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
29°05'44.84" S 26°17'52.33" E Alt: 1362m

First named Airport, then JBM Hertzog, then Bloemfontein, now Bram Fischer International Airport.

'A neat evocation of air-travel'. Good planning leads to little fuss or confusion. A high spacious, gracious concourse contains possibly the largest chandeliers in South Africa of its time.


Writings about this entry

Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 86