ANALYSIS: Can infrastructure catch up with Turkey's burgeoning air transport?
20 Apr 2015
Arrive at Istanbul s Ataturk International all too often after passing time in a holding pattern over the city s western reaches and you get a clear impression of an infrastructure straining to accommodate the ambitions of the country s aviation sector. The gateway to Turkey s biggest metropolis does not have enough gates and aircraft frequently have to park on remote stands. Surrounded by housing and businesses, expanding the footprint of Europe s fourth busiest airport has proved tricky.