The third airport, currently being built on the European side of Istanbul, and now the European news bulletin in general and the German in particular. The reason is the great success of Turkey in managing the establishment of this airport and the speed of implementation.
The theme of the airport was a great deal of German media attention, especially after the opening of the first section of the airport on 29 October 2018. The Germans were surprised at the extraordinary speed with which the Turks had built such a large service building over a period of time Standard.
Istanbul's third airport is one of the major projects recently launched by the Turkish government. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pays personal attention and is expected to be fully completed by 2023 as the world's largest airport.
The reason for the confusion and jealousy of the Germans, so to speak, is that this airport will take the lead instead of Frankfurt International Airport, which is the largest airport in the world in terms of capacity at the moment.
The German newspaper Stern recently published an article entitled "How can the Turks be that quick?" The writer talks about the standard time period in which the Turks were able to complete the construction work for the first phase of the new third airport.
The first phase of the third airport is scheduled to open on the 95th anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Turkey. As the Germans complete the construction of the long-running Berlin International Airport, they are not expected to open before 2020, Completion of the first section of the airport during the period of only 4 years.