Speaking at the "2019 Evaluation Meeting" held at Beştepe Millet Congress and Culture Center, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said, "We are planning to open the second phase of the first phase of Istanbul Airport in June.
President Erdogan, addition-30 to 56 the number of airports, passenger capacity of 317 million interest also stressing that "Turkey's Istanbul Airport, the Victory Column in the first phase we opened fully in 2019. Our airport reached more than 2019 million passenger traffic in 12,5, close to 39,5 million in domestic and 51 million in international lines. We plan to open the second phase of the first phase of Istanbul Airport in June. ” He spoke in the form.
Giving the information that Kahramanmaraş and Balıkesir airports completed the construction of new terminal buildings last year, Erdogan explained that they will now build Rize-Artvin Airport after Ordu-Giresun Airport, which is uncommon in the world as the airport built in the sea. Stating that the construction of Erdogan, Gumushane-Bayburt, Yozgat and Tokat airports is also continuing, “The number of our international destinations is from 60 to 2019 as of the end of 326, the number of our large-bodied aircraft from 162 to 540, and the turnover of the sector from 2,2 billion dollars. We raised it to $ 25 billion. ” said.