IGA Airport Operations CEO CEO Kadri Samsunlu, 29 Istanbul 3 to be opened in October. important explanations about the airport.
'3. 2.5 BILLION EUROS WILL BE SPENDED TO THE LEFT SECTION OF THE INVESTMENT INCLUDING THE RUNWAY '
Stating that 7.5 billion Euros will be spent until the third airport, 3 billion Euros will be spent so far, Samsunlu said, “The investment to date has reached 2.5 billion Euros. We have a spare track next to the tracks. Both reserves are exactly the same as the actual runways. Our 7.5rd track will come into operation 3 months after the opening on October 29. 16 billion Euros will be spent on the remaining part of the investment, including the 3rd track. ”
'MOVING OPERATED IN 2 MONTHS'
Touching on when the moving will be completed, Samsunlu said, “The moving operation, which is expected to take 45 hours from Ataturk Airport, has been shifted for 2 months and will be carried out on 29-31 December.”
'FLIGHTS WILL BEGIN, AFTER THE OPENING WILL TAKE PLACE ON 29 OCTOBER'
Saying that “Our opening on 29 October 2018 will be real, not 'symbolic'”, Samsunlu stated that since the opening day, Turkish Airlines (THY) will make some flights from the 3rd Airport.
'A TEAM OF 6 SCIENTISTS IS WORKING ON NAME DETERMINATION'
Stating that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan requested contributions from the chairmen of the board of directors of IGA's partner companies, Samsunlu stated that a team of 6 scientists was established and this team was investigating examples in the world.
THE PASSENGER TEST MADE POSITIVE
Providing important details about the passenger test, Samsunlu said, “Two passenger planes landed here that day for the“ passenger test ”conducted with 1000 people. All transactions were carried out as if they were getting on the plane including the luggage of 1000 people. Then, as many as 1000 people were landing at the airport, exit operations were carried out. Everything worked perfectly. We will do another test with 17 thousand people on 18-3 October. ”
Source : I tr.sputniknews.co