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Istanbul’s Gigantic New Airport Opens to the Public on April 7

Istanbul’s gigantic new airport opens fully to the public on April 7, -BBC article reads. It will service more than 300 destinations and will have 500 check-in points, six runways and spaces to park 40,000 vehicles (a European record). First of all, the tricky job of transferring operations from the …

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New Airport to be Constructed in Azerbaijan

Availability of airports in various parts of the country demonstrates the development of Azerbaijani regions and their popularity for tourism and business trips. Airports of Azerbaijan make an unforgettable impression on all tourists arriving to the Land of Fire, and smoothly serve millions of passengers, every day taking dozens of flights from many …

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Turkey’s Largest Airport to be Opened in October

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan is opening what he claims will eventually become the world’s largest airport on the 95th anniversary of Turkey’s establishment as a republic. Tens of thousands of workers have been scrambling to finish the airport to meet Mr Erdogan’s 29 October deadline. However, its launch on Monday is symbolic with only limited flights beginning days later …

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Georgia Air Traffic has Increased by 13.6%

According to the Air Navigation LTD of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, based on 6 months statistics of 2017, the number of flights in Georgian airspace has increased by 13.6% compared to last year. During 6 months Air Navigation LTD served 64 407 flights, which is …

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Korean Air is Interested in Georgian Aviation Market

South Korean flag carrier Korean Air is interested in Georgian Aviation Market. Representatives of the company held an initial business meeting with the authorities of TAV Georgia at Tbilisi International Airport. Korean Air was founded in 1962. Nowadays, company operates flights towards 50 countries, 114 different destinations. About TAV Georgia …

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Traffic Through Airports of Georgia Keeps Growing

Traffic growth through Georgia’s airports has recently increased. According to the Georgian Civil Aviation Agency, in January-May 2017 the international airports of Tbilisi, Kutaisi and Batumi and the regional airports of Mestia and Ambrolauri together served 46.96% more passengers than in the same period last year. A total of 1.22 …

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May Recorded 101% Upturn in Kutaisi International Airport Passenger Turnover

May Recorded 101% Upturn in Kutaisi International Airport Passenger Turnover

Passenger turnover at Kutaisi International Airport has risen by 101% in May 2017, Kutaisi International Airport management reports.  Namely, Kutaisi International Airport handled 38 649 passengers in May 2017, as compared to 19 259 passengers in May 2016. According to the airport management, passenger turnover increased in April too. Namely, …

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Airports of Georgia See 43.6% Q1 Traffic Surge

Passenger traffic through the airports of Georgia surged 43,6% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2017 to 621,800, Business Georgia portal cites the national civil aviation authority as saying. The traffic increase was observed both at the country’s large international airports of Tbilisi, Kutaisi, and Batumi, and at regional Princess …

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New Istanbul Airport is set to Open in 2018: Erdoğan

New Istanbul Airport is set to Open in 2018: Erdoğan

The first section of Istanbul’s third airport is planned to open in 2018, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said, underlining the economic importance of the government-backed construction projects.  “The construction of our new airport which will be the biggest in the World is going at full speed. We are going to …

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