Sabiha Gokcen Airport, which is built parallel to the existing runway 3 thousand 500 meters length of the second runway was the end of the construction.
The first stage of the second track is finished with Bony Creek Tunnel, TEM Connection Road tunnel and South Guild tunnel construction. The construction of the second course and taxi routes are underway.
98 percent of the first stage of the second runway work of Sabiha Gokcen airport was completed and the second stage came to the level of 67 percent. The second runway will be launched at the end of the year 2019.
Flight capacity will be doubled
The second runway at Sabiha Gokcen Airport will enter the service at the end of the year and will go into the current track maintenance. Following the completion of the maintenance of the current track, two runway will be opened simultaneously and the hourly landing and takeoff capacity of Sabiha Gokcen airport is going to reach 80 from 40.
The new terminal building to be opened at the end of 2020 and the simultaneous service of the two runway is aimed at 65 million of the current passenger capacity.
In addition to the current aircraft parking position of the airport, 94 additional aircraft parking positions will be opened.
The new administrative building, guardhouse building, apron service building, fire building, air traffic control building will be commissioned with the second runway which lasted since 2015. There will also be 3 parallel taxi paths, a link taxi route, 10 high speed istanbul taxi route, 1 medium apron, 1 cargo apron and 1 engine test apron next to the second runway.