Rize-Artvin airport will be ready for flight in 2020: Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Ahmet Arslan announced that Rize-Artvin Airport will be completed on 29 October 2020.
Arslan, in his statement, said that they attach great importance to Rize-Artvin Airport in terms of regional air transportation.
This airport is the world's third made the sea and Turkey's second airport will be expressing Arslan, "the depth of 25 meters and 85 million tons of stone embankment will do. It is very important to emphasize the importance and feature of the airport. There will be a track of 3 meters by 45 thousand meters, which we call conventional size. We are talking about a runway where planes that can fly all over the world can come and land. ” he spoke.
Arslan stated that the airport will be able to serve 3 million passengers annually.
“We will make a terminal with a closed area of 25 thousand square meters. His project processes continue. According to the contract, it is expected to end in 2021. We met with our friends again with the instructions of our President. Rize-Artvin Airport will be finished on 29 October 2020. So 3,5 years later, we will have finished this airport. We will be at the service of the people of the region. As long as your aim is to do business and produce works. This region has stone and natural beauties. We will find the stone and we will build and realize this airport. Rationals and Artvinites will be happy. With Rize-Artvin Airport, we will gain an airport that will welcome our guests to the region, the people of the region and a place that has such a valuable tourism center. ”
Rize and Artvin Airport Noting that show the current position of the aviation sector in Turkey Arslan, 2002 in 25, while today 55 active airport said the airport is located.
Reminding that more than 35 million passengers are served annually, while serving as domestic and international lines for approximately 180 million passengers a year, Arslan said, “More importantly, we are building the airport that will serve the largest and the highest number of passengers in Istanbul. This will serve 200 million passengers a year. An airport that will make our country the world's aviation hub. ” found the assessment.
Stating that they are not satisfied with this, Arslan said, “We are currently continuing the processes related to the construction of 6 airports actively. An airport that can serve between Istanbul, Rize-Artvin, Çukurova Regional Airport, Yozgat, Karaman, Gümüşhane-Bayburt, and a new airport in İzmir Çeşme… ”
The Turkish aviation industry, becoming the center of the world's aviation services will become more and more developed by expressing the service will become Arslan, said:
“Because the aviation investment means that the investment staff comes quickly, you can easily access everywhere in the world. While it is the biggest obstacle to the growth of trade, economy, industry and industry, now, on the contrary, it has become a locomotive for the growth of all of these rather than obstacles if you think about the point where our country has come in the field of aviation. I hope it will grow and increase. ”