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‘Human hair’ operation at Istanbul Airport

Customs Enforcement teams confiscated 93 kilograms of human hair during the operation carried out at Istanbul Airport. According to a statement made by the Ministry of Commerce, a passenger identified as coming from Ethiopia was deemed suspicious by the teams, subjected to an item search and directed to an x-ray scan. 93 Kilograms of human […]

Eid al-Adha traffic at Istanbul Airport: a record is expected

A few days before the Feast of Sacrifice, citizens who want to spend the holiday flocked to Istanbul Airport. While 552 thousand flights were organized from Istanbul Airport for today, 246 thousand 994 passengers were planned to travel. A few days before the Feast of Sacrifice, citizens who want to spend the holiday outside the […]

About 1.5 million aircraft used Istanbul Airport in 4.5 years

Istanbul Airport has been used by 1 million 447 thousand 716 aircraft to date. October June 21, 2018, the first flight of the plane named “TC-ANK” carrying President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and officially opened on October 29, 2018, Istanbul Airport, so far 1 million 447 thousand 716 aircraft have used. How about using our Istanbul […]

‘Champions league final’ brought a record to Istanbul Airport

Istanbul Airport Sunday June 11, 2023, IGA Istanbul Airport broke the all-time air traffic record with a total of one thousand 749 flights. A historic flight record on Sunday! Friday June 9, 2023 saw a thousand 594 landings-takeoffs as a result of the intensity of the majority of English and Italian football fans who came […]

IGA employees met at the ‘Skywalkers’ event

The ‘Skywalkers’ event organized by Istanbul Airport operator IGA took place with the theme ‘We are the Guests’. During the two-day event, information contests, panels and workshops were organized within the scope of the IGA Istanbul Airport employees’ special motivation event. At the event where music groups took the stage, employees had pleasant moments with […]

Champions League intensity at Istanbul Airport and Taksim Square

The intensity of the Champions league final in Istanbul Hours before the UEFA Champions League Final, English and Italian fans continue to flock to Istanbul. While the fans who got off the plane supported their teams with chants, they turned Istanbul Airport and Taksim Square into stadiums. The 2023 UEFA Champions League Final between the […]

A record in the number of daily flights at Istanbul Airport

Istanbul Airport The highest daily number of flights was reached at Istanbul Airport today with 1749 landings and takeoffs. In the share made from the social media account of Istanbul Airport Operator (IGA), “it is a record day at IGA Istanbul Airport. We are proud to host the highest daily number of flights to date […]

Eurocontrol Explained. Istanbul Airport is Europe’s 1st airport. YOURS is 3. It has happened

May April 26-The European Air Navigation Safety Organization (EUROCONTROL) has published the Air Traffic Operations Report for the dates April 2. The European Air Navigation Safety Organization (EUROCONTROL) has published the Air Traffic Operations Report. All April traffic reached 90% of the pre-epidemic 2019 and reached 17. The week performed even better with 93% of […]

Turkey’s first and only ‘family child friendly’ airport

Undoubtedly, the biggest crisis for families with children starts at the airport entrance. Because they can’t find parking near the elevator and the entrance, and even if they do, they’re having a lot of trouble with strollers, suitcases, and their children. The same problems are waiting for them during the process from the airport entrance […]

Possible explanation of the Istanbul earthquake from Istanbul Airport

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Istanbul Airport operator IGA’s Deputy General Manager Responsible for Planning Ismail Hakkı Polat, “If the expected Istanbul earthquake occurs, all our buildings including the terminal, air traffic tower, energy center, ARFF (Airport Rescue and Fire Fighting) stations and air side ‘runway-apron-taxiways in such a way that operations will not be disrupted, we have carried out […]