Minister of Transport and Infrastructure M. Cahit Turhan stated that the report of the European Airports Council covering the 2008-2018 period was announced and the report was a reflection and a result of the success story written during the period of the Turkish civil aviation government.
Turhan evaluated the 176-2 period report of the European Airports Council (ACI), which is a member of 2008 bin airport.
According to the report, the country Turhan voicing some in Turkey in the last 10 years directly to the port number of the so 191 increase, 130 percent of Turkey's indirect port, airport connections percent of 157 and network connectivity, so 534 increasing the maximum magnifies country flight network in Europe said that.
When connection increase rates for the first 5 airports of Europe are examined, Turhan stated that Atatürk Airport has increased its direct connection points by 10 percent in the last 104 years, and that it has improved its indirect connections by 65 percent and its connectivity rate by 81 percent.
Emphasizing that Atatürk Airport is the airport that increased the connection among the top 5 largest airports in Europe with these rates, Turhan said:
“While our efforts to make Istanbul the center of global air transportation continue, we have crowned these works by opening the largest airport in the world. As a result of the uninterrupted studies carried out by our Ministry and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation on the way of making Istanbul the world's air transportation hub, I would like to proudly state that, according to the data of the International Aviation Council, Ataturk Airport has increased its global transfer center level by 10 percent in the 492-year period in question. it was the airport that increased the connection rate the most. ”
“Sabiha Gökçen Airport increased its connection point by 929 percent”
Minister Turhan stated that Sabiha Gökçen Airport also increased the number of direct ports by 929 percent, and received the title of the airport that developed the most flight network in Europe in 2008-2018, while Antalya Airport ranked second in Europe with a growth of 226 percent. .
Turhan said that they took the second and third place after Sabiha Gökçen Airport with a direct connection increase rate of 169 percent of Esenboğa Airport and 131 percent of Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport among the second group of airports.
Thus, the 10 of the top 5 airports in the ranking of airports the first two groups in Europe Turhan voicing build airports in Turkey, as well as countries in all airports in the last 10 years of direct and indirect connectivity rates average 150 percent increase showed, he said.
Minister Turhan, "The report is a reflection and result of the success story of Turkish civil aviation written during our governments." used the expression.
Pointing out that the growth rates of the International Airports Council point to the efficiency and efficiency of the infrastructure investments made in the field of air transportation, as in many fields over the past 15 years, Turhan added, “Our investments have added strength to the power of our airlines and our airlines have reached the strongest air transportation network in the world. . We will continue our efforts in terms of infrastructure investments and legislation for the sustainable, safe, safe and competitive development of aviation in our country. ” found the assessment.