Istanbul 3rd Airport, the world’s largest airport opened with grand ceremony. The opening of the Istanbul New Airport was held with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
The opening of the giant project of Turkey’s 3. Istanbul Airport was held with a large ceremony. Many presidents, heads of states and ministers attended the opening ceremony of the 3rd airport, which was opened with the participation of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Erdogan has landed at the new airport
The aircraft carrying President Erdoğan landed in Istanbul New Airport for the opening of the first phase of Istanbul’s new airport, which is the largest airport in the world with an area of 76.5 million square meters.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced that the new airport was named as “Istanbul Airport”.
Atatürk Airport will maintain its status as an airport but be closed to commercial flights.
It’s Going to be the Biggest Airport in the World
The first phase of the airport with a capacity of 90 million passengers has started operating. The terminal size of Istanbul 3rd Airport is 1.3 million square meters and the total construction area is 76.5 million square meters. When all phases are completed, Istanbul 3rd Airport will be the world’s largest airport with 6 independent runways, 500 aircraft capacity 70.000 vehicles open and closed parking and 200 million passengers annually. All stages are expected to be completed by 2028