Niki-Lauda-Allee: Vienna Airport honors Formula 1 legend
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(Motorsport-Total.com) – The “Bernie Avenue”, a driveway to the Hungaroring, does not exist anymore; for this, another Formula One legend will be honored elsewhere. Vienna International Airport announced on Tuesday that the access road to the VIP terminal and General-Aviation-Heart (GAC) will be called Niki-Lauda-Allee in the future.
” Niki Lauda battle is an exceptional sportive personality and has shaped aviation considerably, and we are delighted that his widow Birgit Lauda has agreed to place a permanent monument at Vienna Airport in his honor, be it as an avid pilot or an aviation entrepreneur Flughafen Wien battle is closely connected with his life in a variety of inventories “, explain the airport directors Julian Jäger and Günther Ofner.
So a road will carry Lauda's name, to which he himself will wear one The three-time Formula 1 world champion has regularly started or returned from the GAC with his private plane as a pilot in the wide world.
In addition, in the VIP -Tower also a plaque for L auda attached. The blackboard is modeled on an airplane wing and bears the inscription “Three times Formula One World Champion – pilot – operator.”
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