The number of employees at the Istanbul Third Airport, which is under construction, has exceeded one thousand 30. When the airport is completed, 225 will provide employment for a thousand people.
third airport in Istanbul of Turkey's mega projects, but also an important employment center. While the number of employees in the airport construction exceeds 30 thousand, it will create employment for 225 thousand people directly and indirectly when completed. The number of employees in the construction of the Third Airport exceeded 30 thousand. Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Ahmet Arslan stated that the target was to increase the number to 35 thousand in a short period of time and said that they predicted that the number of direct and indirect employment will increase to 225 thousand when completed.
29 percent of the airport project planned to be opened on October 2018, 57 has been completed. While the terminal main block facade and roofing works are ongoing, 65 percent progress has been achieved in the construction of the luggage system. Installation of passenger bridges started, rough construction works of the Air Traffic Control Tower were completed and facade and roofing works were started. While earthworks of the second runway and connection taxiways continue, simultaneous sub-foundation works continue. Transportation is especially important in these intensive construction activities.
Source : Sabah Newspaper