Istanbul New Airport, which will be constructed on Build-Operate-Transfer Model basis, will be constructed with six runways that are independent of each other and with a capacity of 150 million passengers per year in the area between Yeniköy and Akpınar Villages on the European Side of Black Sea in İstanbul.
The project which will be executed on the Black Sea coast of İstanbul will have an area of 80 million m2. The project will be executed in four stages, and the first stage will be completed in 42 months.
When the project is completed, the airport will have a terminal area of 1,5 million m2, 165 passenger boarding bridges, 3 control towers, 4 terminal buildings, 6 independent runways, 16 taxiways, and 6,5 million m2 apron with a capacity of 500 aircraft.
When it is fully in operation, the project will be one of the largest airports in the World, and it is the highest priced contract in the history of the Turkish Republic.