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Brazil falls behind in airport overhaul for World Cup

A dozen host cities risk overcrowding, confusion during tournament

Still building: Airport construction has fallen behind at most of the 12 host cities, such as the Pinto Martins International Airport in Fortaleza. - PHOTO: REUTERS

[BRASILIA] With less than 10 weeks until the start of the World Cup, work on crucial new airport terminals has fallen behind in most of the dozen Brazilian host cities, heightening the risk of overcrowding and confusion during the tournament.

A temporary canvas terminal will be used...

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