Istanbul New Airport: A gift to the Turkish and World Aviation

25th Oct, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, Oct 25:One of the mega projects, Istanbul Grand Airport(IGA ) New Airport will open from 29th October. It will be the third international airport in Istanbul. The airport has been established to enjoy life and have unique experience to discover the world.

IGA New Airport inauguration by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Constructed with the capacity of 200 million passengers and flights to more than 350 destinations, the airport is designed beautifully to provide a comfortable travelling experience.

The tests have been carried out and the terminal is also ready. The Turkish government has claimed the new airport, on the European side of Istanbul, will be "the biggest in the world". Initially, it will handle up to 90 million passengers a year, rising to 150 million by 2023, it says.

Around 35,000 people are employed on the project, including 3,000 engineers and administrative staff.