In the statement made by the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, it was stated that 2021 million 40 thousand 252 people preferred the airline in the first six months of 328. It was recorded that it reached 1 million 335 thousand tons in total. In the statement made, it was stated that the activity started at the airports in our tourism centers, and it was emphasized that the passenger traffic at Istanbul, Antalya, Muğla and İzmir airports had reached the highest levels since the beginning of the pandemic, and the passenger dams were exceeded.
The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure has announced air transport data for the first six months of 2021. Thanks to the steps taken by the Ministry and the effective measures taken from the beginning of the epidemic, especially the pandemic certification process initiated at airports, passenger mobility on domestic and international lines continued to increase in the January-June period of 2021. In the statement made by the Ministry, it was emphasized that Turkey was among the countries that managed this process most successfully during the coronavirus epidemic, which started in 2020 and negatively affected the aviation industry all over the world.
A total of 594 thousand 286 aircraft traffic was realized at the airports in Turkey.
In the statement, which was informed that the physical conditions at all airports are regulated according to social distance and disinfection processes are applied uninterruptedly, it was reported that passengers continue to travel safely.
In the statement, it was stated that the plane traffic landing and taking off at the airports in Turkey was 294 thousand 941 on domestic routes and 145 thousand 808 on international routes, and thus, a total of 594 thousand 286 aircraft traffic took place with overpasses, the following information was included:
“During this period when the domestic passenger traffic of the airports in Turkey was 25 million 11 thousand 245 and the international passenger traffic was 15 million 204 thousand 596, a total of 40 million 252 thousand 328 passengers were served together with the direct transit passengers.”
In the statement, it was stated that the airport cargo (cargo, mail and baggage) traffic reached a total of 258 million 450 thousand 1 tons, of which 76 thousand 802 tons on domestic lines and 1 million 335 thousand 252 tons on international lines.
A total of 27 thousand 857 aircraft, 74 thousand 593 on domestic lines and 102 thousand 450 on international lines, in a six-month period at Istanbul Airport; In the statement, it was stated that a total of 3 million 406 thousand 806 passenger traffic, 8 million 809 thousand 243 on domestic lines and 12 million 216 thousand 49 on international lines, was realized. It was emphasized that there were 19 thousand 215.
As of the end of June, the amount of cargo carried at Istanbul Airport was 333 thousand 451 tons in total.
In the statement, it was stated that the amount of cargo transported at Istanbul Airport as of the end of June was 19 thousand 774 tons on the domestic line, 313 thousand 677 tons on the international line, and 333 thousand 451 tons in total. carried out with 34 flights. As of the end of June, the amount of cargo carried at Istanbul Atatürk Airport was 6 tons on the domestic line, 384 thousand 5 tons on the international line, and 650 thousand 441 tons in total.
Pointing out that Istanbul Airport has turned into an international hub, the following statements were used:
“In the first six months of the year, Istanbul Airport; It served a total of 3 million 406 thousand passengers, 8 million 809 thousand on domestic lines and 12 million 215 thousand on international lines. As of the end of June, the amount of cargo carried at Istanbul Airport was 19 tons on domestic flights, 774 thousand 313 tons on international lines, and 677 thousand 333 tons in total.
In June, a total of 127 thousand 126 aircraft traffic was realized with the overpasses
In the statement, it was reported that the number of planes landing and taking off in June reached 71 thousand 117 on domestic lines and 36 thousand 447 on international lines, and underlined that a total of 127 thousand 126 aircraft traffic took place in June, including overpasses. In the statement, the following information was conveyed:
“This month, domestic passenger traffic at airports across Turkey was 6 million 514 thousand 753, and international passenger traffic was 4 million 291 thousand 861. Thus, in June, a total of 10 million 819 thousand 129 passengers were served, including direct transit passengers. Airport freight (cargo, mail and baggage) traffic; In June, it was 60 thousand 210 tons in domestic lines, 216 thousand 354 tons in international lines, and 276 thousand 564 tons in total.”
21 thousand 540 planes landed and took off from Istanbul Airport in June
In the statement, it was stated that 21 thousand 540 planes landed and took off from Istanbul Airport in June, 6 thousand 993 flights on domestic lines and 14 thousand 547 flights on international lines, “941 thousand 131 domestic flights and 1 million 858 thousand 162 international flights were carried out at the airport in June. A total of 2 million 799 thousand 293 passengers were served. In June, 3 planes landed and took off at Istanbul Atatürk Airport, where general aviation activities and cargo transportation continue. Thus, a total of 566 thousand 25 aircraft traffic was realized at these two airports.
Mobility has started at the airports in our tourism centers
It was stated that 4 thousand 2021 passengers were served at Istanbul Airport for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic on Sunday, July 130, 42, with 259 thousand 88 passengers on domestic flights and 056 thousand 130 on international lines. In addition, the number of aircraft landing and taking off on the same day was reported as 315.
133 thousand passenger threshold has been exceeded at Antalya Airport
In the statement, it was emphasized that the 3 passenger threshold has been exceeded for the first time since the start of the pandemic on Saturday, July 2021, 130, at Antalya Airport, and said, "A total of 18 thousand 560 passengers were served, of which 114 thousand 466 on domestic flights and 133 thousand 026 on international lines. On the same day, the number of aircraft that took off and landed was 800.
Passenger dams were also exceeded at Ankara, İzmir, Muğla Milas and Muğla Dalaman Airports.
In the statement, it was stated that for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic on Friday, June 25, 2021 at Ankara Esenboğa Airport, the threshold of 25 thousand passengers was exceeded:
“A total of 21 thousand 123 passengers were served, 4 thousand 328 on domestic flights and 25 thousand 451 on international lines. On the same day, the number of aircraft that took off and landed was 225.
At Izmir Airport, on Friday, June 25, 2021, the threshold of 30 thousand passengers was exceeded for the first time since the start of the pandemic. A total of 24 thousand 130 passengers were served, 8 thousand 727 on domestic lines and 32 thousand 857 on international lines. On the same day, the number of aircraft that took off and landed was 237. The highest number of passengers since the beginning of the pandemic was reached with 4 thousand 2021 passengers on Sunday, July 23, 39 at Muğla Milas Bodrum Airport, and 4 thousand 2021 passengers on Sunday, July 15, 261 at Muğla Dalaman Airport.