Transport and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu said that they have taken the necessary measures to minimize the effects of the New Type Coronovirus outbreak on global trade.
Emphasizing that thanks to the measures taken, significant progress has been made in combating the virus, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “Of course, we have taken measures for many sectors in order to reduce the effects of the epidemic in the socio-economic sense. At this point, necessary measures have been taken to minimize the problems to be experienced in the Civil Aviation sector, which is one of the most affected sectors. ”
Minister Karaismailoğlu explained that, for civil aviation, operators have taken the necessary precautions in order not to lose slots due to airline flight cancellations. Karaismailoğlu stated that the enterprises of the airport, terminal and ground services also postponed their license and extension payments for 3 months after the start of the flights. Explaining that the fees of other services have been reduced by 38 percent for this year, Karaismailoğlu said that the airline's debt to Eurocontrol has been delayed.
Those who want to expose the ticket
Minister Karaismailoğlu explained that the receivables amounting to 15 million lira for the license and extension payments of the hot air balloon companies, whose touristic activities and transportation activities were canceled, were delayed for a year, and that “Airline Passenger Rights are guaranteed in terms of passenger rights. We have received. With this arrangement we made, our citizens will be able to reveal their tickets if they wish and use these tickets within 6 months. "The citizens who want a refund will be able to get the ticket fee they paid within two months after the flights are started by the airline companies."