It is great flytteweekend for the airport in Istanbul.
the Airport of Ataturk is replaced by a brand new airport, which, however, is a piece away. Therefore, the 686 trucks over 45 hours move 337 aircraft and 47.000 tonnes of material.
it is Hoped that the new airport in 2027 must be able to handle 200 million passengers annually. Hence there will be the world's absolute largest. At the opening, the airport can handle 90 million passengers annually.
It writes Jyllands-Posten.
There was heavy traffic on the last day of the current Ataturk airport, as both the plane in which all sorts of vehicles had to be moved over into the new. Video: Reuters
Although the airport is not really functional yet, opened Turkey's president, Recep Erdogan, already the airport for a half a year ago.
But on Sunday, there should be air under the wings on the Turkey's dream of the world's largest airport, which have a total cost in excess of 53 billion crowns.
It comes with a price. The opening has already been postponed three times, just like last year was great disquiet about the byggearbejdernes conditions.
In the 400 workers arrested, after which construction continued unabated under a more zealous supervision from the authorities.
at the Time, a union leader by the name of Osgur Karabulut to the Independent that the construction site had been turned into a kind of prison.
The largest airport in the world, is currently Hartsfield-Jackson in Atlanta, UNITED states. It can handle 105 million passengers annually.