Singapore — (UPDATE) Kinetic Rain Changi Airport in Singapore has finished repairing its Kinetic Rain art sculpture, which was damaged Saturday when a woman climbed around on it.
The Kinetic rain Changi Airport hanging sculpture was back in action by Monday evening, according to reports.Located in the airport’s Terminal 1, the world’s largest kinetic art sculpture had to be shut down after the incident for repairs.
A video of the woman climbing around on the installation was widely viewed online and shocked many in the onlooking crowd.
The woman was arrested under the Mental Health Act, and investigations on Kinetic rain Changi Airport incident are ongoing, said a Channel NewsAsia report.
The airport said it was considering whether extra safety precautions need to be taken.
Changi Airport serves more than 100 airlines flying to some 300 cities in about 80 countries and territories worldwide. Each week, about 6,500 flights land or depart from Changi, with more than 54.1 million passengers passing through the airport in 2014.
Changi Airport has three passenger terminals with a total annual handling capacity of 66 million passengers. Terminal 1 opened in 1981, followed by Terminal 2 in 1990 and Terminal 3 in 2008. The Budget Terminal, opened on 26 March 2006 and closed on 25 September 2012, will make way for Terminal 4 which will be ready by 2017.
Changi Airport Terminal 5 is set to be ready in mid-2020s which will be able to handle 50 million passenger movements per annum .
In 2014, the airport handled 54.1 million passengers, a 0.75% increase over the previous year. This made it the sixth busiest airport by international passenger traffic in the world and the second busiest in Asia by international passenger traffic in 2014.
In addition to being an important passenger hub, the airport is one of the busiest cargo airports in the world, handling 1.87 million tonnes of cargo in 2014. The total number of commercial aircraft movements was 341,400 in 2014.