The renewed logo of HEAŞ for its 20th anniversary was announced to the public at a ceremony held at the HEAŞ General Directorate campus.
The ceremony was attended by Presidency Defense Industry President Prof. Dr. İsmail Demir, Sabiha Gökçen Airport Civil Administration Supervisor Necip Çakmak, HEAŞ Board Chairman Serdar Demirel, HEAŞ General Manager Hüseyin Sağlam, Sabiha Gökçen Airport Operator (OHS) CEO Ersel Göral, THY General Director Bilal Ekşi, Pegasus Airlines General Manager Mehmet Tevfik Nane and many HEAŞ personnel attended.
Speaking at the ceremony, Prof. Dr. İsmail Demir said that Sabiha Gökçen International Airport was an important part of the Advanced Technology Industrial Park and Airport Project (ITEP), previously created by the Defense Industry Directorate with a great vision.
HEAŞ General Manager Hüseyin Sağlam, on the other hand, stated that Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport has achieved great success with single-runway operation for 20 years and said, “Our airport has grown day by day with the number of planes and passengers increasing exponentially every year since 2001 and its success exceeded national borders and won many international awards. It has become a worthy airport. " said.
As HEAŞ, Robust voicing happy to have in the global market for 20 years, "Of course, these are always behind us, the rising star of the Republic of Turkey Presidency of the story is the importance we feel that our Defense Industry Presidency is very large. For this reason, we are proud of being a part of our Defense Industry Presidency as the whole HEAŞ family. " used the expressions.
New Logo for HEAŞ 20th Anniversary
Stating that in its 20th year, they redesigned the HEAŞ logo in order to emphasize its innovative, dynamic and modern technology development aspect, Hüseyin Sağlam said; “We have created a new corporate identity by combining the values we have carried from the past to the present, our deep-rooted and solid structure with today's goals. Our new logo reflects the deep-rooted, strong and corporate structure of HEAŞ, while at the same time reflecting contemporary, dynamic and forward rising symbols.
We believe that we will reach our new period goals with much more confident steps with the dynamic structure of our new logo.
Because we know that; what makes us who we are is that we always aim for the future. " said
History and Establishment Information of HEAŞ
Sabiha Gökçen Airport was realized as the first phase of the 6 main elements of the Technopolis, which will be developed as a "Center of Excellence" within the scope of the "Advanced Technology Industrial Park and Airport Project (ITEP)" prepared by the Defense Industry Directorate.
By the decision of the Defense Industry Executive Committee in 1987; It was decided to establish an "Advanced Technology Industrial Park and Civil Aviation Center (ITEP)" in Pendik Kurtköy. As the first step of the ITEP Project; Sabiha Gökçen Airport, with an annual capacity of 3 million international passengers, 500.000 domestic passengers and 90 tons of cargo, was established on the Anatolian side of Istanbul.
Sabiha Gökçen Airport, whose entire income will be used in projects aimed at developing the technological infrastructure of the defense industry of our country and thus meeting the needs of the Turkish Armed Forces, has been decided to be operated by a public capital-dominated joint stock company to operate in accordance with the provisions of the Turkish Commercial Code. With the capital share of 27% of the Directorate of Industry, Airport Management and Aviation Industry Inc. (HEAŞ) started to operate.
On January 27, 2000, the Presidency of Defense Industries (SSB) and TUSAŞ Havacılık ve Uzay Sanayii A.Ş. (TAI), Turkish Armed Forces Foundation (TSKGV), Turkish Aeronautical Association (THK), ASELSAN Elektronik Sanayii ve Ticaret A.Ş. (ASELSAN) and Hava Elektronik Sanayii ve Ticaret A.Ş. (HAVELSAN), as of 25.12.2014, when TAI, ASELSAN and HAVELSAN transferred the shares of HEAŞ to TSKGV, it continues its operations as a 3-partner company.
January 08, 2001 Date of opening to traffic, the second in Istanbul, the first in the Asian side of Turkey's first privately operated airport is Sabiha Gokcen Airport, 2000s superior technology, security and reflecting customer satisfaction and with each passing year passenger capacity gradually increase the airport titles has had.
HEAŞ, which turned into an "airport brand" hosting 47 million passengers out of 4 thousand passengers annually, was established by the Limak-GMR-Malaysia Airports 2007 consortium as of May 1, 2008 as a result of a tender held in July 3. OHS (Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport Construction Investment and Operation Inc.) and started to operate as the Sabiha Gökçen Airport Square Authority.
In addition to the rule making, regulation and supervision activities of HEAŞ being an airport authority; PAT field, air information management, fire-aircraft accident-crush rescue, first aid and health, keeping the navigation devices active for 24 hours, electricity-water-natural gas-heating-cooling services of the entire airport, aviation computing activities, VIP services and transition to the air side It also carries out the security and inspection activities of its doors.