UPlog wrote:I really find it fascinating how so many foreign nations are able to deliver great infrastructure projects in a short time, while it can take us a decade to simply renovate a few terminals.
While I doubt I will ever get to pilot a plane into IST, I would look forward to using it as a passenger. Kudos to the Turks
A good chunk of that is due to stronger environmental and H&S laws in the Western nations - think of the size of the forest that has been obliterated by this development and whether that would happen in the UK or Germany or the US (less so now). Turkey also is somewhat more "autocratic" so people are told to do stuff and less questions get asked!