Karaismailoğlu, "the day the first Covidien-19 cases seen in Turkey, the airports were given until April 15, 2021 serves approximately 73 million passengers. Thanks to the measures we took, the pandemic process was successfully managed. Istanbul Airport and Turkish Airlines did not leave anyone in the first place in the ranking of European airports in the number of passengers and aircraft traffic. Our airports have surpassed the states of the world. The achievements of Turkish Airlines made our nation proud, ”he said.
The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, General Directorate of State Airports Authority successfully managed the pandemic process with the measures it took. Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu stated that the coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic caused stagnation in the aviation industry all over the world; Turkey, he said a successful performing it.
"73 million passengers were served during the pandemic period"
The day of the occurrence of the first Covidien-19 cases in Turkey, the airports until April 15, 2021 about 73 million passengers given the information the transfer of Ministers Karaismailoğlu, "drank until April 15 or even 46 million 554 thousand 405 passengers, external and even 26 million 269 thousand 303 A total of 72 million 823 thousand 708 passengers, including passengers, chose the airline. In the same period, 578 thousand 159 air traffic was realized on the domestic line, 256 thousand 376 on the international line, and 834 thousand 535 in total, ”he said.
"DHMİ Air Traffic Center ranked first in Europe"
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, General Directorate of State Airports Authority successfully managed the pandemic process with the measures taken; He shared the information that the first places achieved by our airports by leaving the world giants behind are reflected in the reports of global aviation authorities.
Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “The success of Istanbul Airport and Turkish Airlines, which did not leave anyone in the first place in the list of passenger numbers and aircraft traffic in European airports, made our nation proud. Our organization has added to its superior performance in airports with its success in air traffic management. The State Airports Authority Air Traffic Center ranked first in the first quarter of 2021, surpassing Europe's leading Air Traffic Control Centers, ”he said.