Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan, a strategic area as they approached the airways and Turkey, reported that it has become one of the world's largest global transit centers.
Minister Turhan, Vice President Antalya Airport Low Level Wind Break Warning System, which was realized with the attendance of Fuat Oktay, said in his speech at the opening ceremony that the importance of air transportation has been increasing day by day and the amount of passenger and cargo transportation is constantly growing.
Turhan pointed out that the growth was due to the fact that air transportation was fast, comfortable and safe. X Last year, 4 billion 300 million people traveled around the world by reaching 38 million. 35 of the global trade and the 90 of e-commerce were provided by air. Yine
Aviation activities in the world today is not only global, national and regional development, development is one of the biggest elements emphasizing Turhan, Turkey found that in a very advantageous position in terms of aviation activities drew attention.
Turhan stated that Turkey's position in the middle of the key countries in three continents, continued as follows:
. We are on flight routes between developed markets and emerging markets. In many respects, we have a remarkable geographical advantage in terms of airline. Taking all these into consideration, we approached the airline as a strategic area from the beginning. We continue to approach. As a result of this approach, our country has become one of the largest global transit centers in the world. We increased the number of passengers to 210 million and we increased our capacity to 450 million. The number of people employed in the sector has found 205 thousand. The turnover of the sector also increased by 11 to 110 billion pounds. In terms of showing the point of arrival of our country in the airway transportation, it is enough for you to see Istanbul Airport with THY. Today, THY is the most preferred brand in the world with its 52 thousand employees and is second in the world. TH
Stressing the fact that Istanbul Airport is the heart of the world civil aviation system, Turhan stressed that the city's triumphal monument is the heart of the world's civil aviation system.
Turhan said that the climate changed day by day and caused the loss of life and property more than ever before. Turhan said “Unfortunately for the last few weeks, especially in Antalya, we experienced such sad things in different regions of our country. With this system, the flight safety at Antalya Airport will be increased against the dangers of nature. The system is very important in terms of informing the meteorological events that endanger the safety of flight by working in both rainy and outdoor conditions. Sistem