Republic of Turkey Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure General Directorate of State Airports Authority (DHMİ)Announced the airline plane, passenger and freight statistics for August 2021.
Accordingly, the number of planes landing and taking off at our environmentally and passenger-friendly airports reached 88.337 domestic flights and 64.373 international flights in August. A total of 179.972 with overpasses in August aircraft traffic took place.
During the coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, the passenger traffic, which greatly decreased worldwide and in our country, approached its previous level in August 2021 compared to the same period of 2019.
In this month, domestic passenger traffic was 8.825.944 and international passenger traffic was 9.427.184 at airports across Turkey. Thus, in August, a total of 18.277.215 passengers are included in the direct transit passengers. to the passenger service provided. In August 2019, there was a total of 9.096.569 passenger traffic, including 14.150.587 on the domestic line and 23.306.872 on the international line, including direct transit passengers. Thus, in 2021; 2019% of 97 in domestic line, 67% in international line and 78% in total.
Airports load (cargo, mail and baggage) traffic; In August, it was 95.821 tons in domestic flights, 290.397 tons in international lines, and 386.218 tons in total.
4.563.735 PASSENGERS SERVED AT ISTANBUL AIRPORT IN AUGUST
31.497 aircraft landed and took off from Istanbul Airport in August. There were 9.956 domestic flights and 21.541 international flights.
A total of 1.472.734 passengers were served at the airport in August, with 3.091.001 on domestic flights and 4.563.735 on international lines.
Istanbul Atatürk Airport, where general aviation activities and cargo transportation continue, had 3.787 aircraft traffic in August. Thus, a total of 35.284 aircraft traffic took place at these two airports.
THE NUMBER OF PASSENGERS TRAVELING BY AIR IN EIGHT MONTHS EXCEEDED 75 MILLION
In the eight-month (January-August) period; to airports aircraft traffic taking off and landingIt was 467.882 in domestic flights and 271.152 in international lines. Thus, a total of 888.799 aircraft traffic was realized with the overpasses.
In this period, when the domestic passenger traffic of the airports in Turkey was 42.566.654 and the international passenger traffic was 33.015.818, a total of 75.664.018 with direct transit passengers. to the passenger service provided.
airports during the period in question. load (cargo, mail and baggage) traffic; It reached 442.843 tons in total, 1.652.788 tons in domestic and 2.095.631 tons in international flights.
In an eight-month period at Istanbul Airport, a total of 47.538 aircraft, 116.097 on domestic flights and 163.635 on international flights; A total of 6.291.783 passenger traffic was realized, of which 14.680.714 on domestic lines and 20.972.497 on international lines. This number was 26.811 aircraft traffic at Istanbul Atatürk Airport. The number of aircraft traffic at the two airports in the same period was 190.446.
As of the end of August, the amount of cargo carried at Istanbul Airport was 27.186 tons on the domestic line, 439.304 tons on the international line, and 466.490 tons in total. The portion corresponding to 33% of the amount of cargo carried was carried out with 8.656 flights for cargo purposes only. As of the end of August, the amount of cargo carried at Istanbul Atatürk Airport was 7.041 tons on the domestic line, 581.005 tons on the international line, and 588.046 tons in total.
End of August at the airports in our tourism centers;
In the eight-month (January-August) period, the number of passengers receiving service from the airports in our tourism centers with heavy international traffic; 9.005.230 in domestic lines, 11.835.958 in international lines; aircraft traffic was 84.913 on domestic lines and 77.618 on international lines.
The passenger traffic of the airports in our tourism centers in the first eight months of 2021 is as follows:
- At Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport A total of 3.562.581 passengers were served, 1.020.638 on domestic lines and 4.583.219 on international lines.
- At Antalya Airport The number of domestic passengers was 2.906.671 and the number of international passengers was 9.526.737, with a total of 12.433.408 passenger traffic.
- At Muğla Dalaman Airport While the number of domestic passengers was 975.727 and the number of international passengers was 482.025, the total passenger traffic was 1.457.752.
- At Muğla Milas-Bodrum Airport A total of 1.323.820 passengers were served, 683.644 on domestic lines and 2.007.464 on international lines.
- At Gazipasa Alanya Airport The number of domestic passengers was 236.431 and the number of international passengers was 122.914, with a total of 359.345 passenger traffic.