Approximately 2020 million people used the airline in 82. In December, approximately 5 million passengers traveled by plane. Republic of Turkey Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure General Directorate of State Airports Authority (DHMİ) announced the airline plane, passenger and freight statistics for December 2020.
Kovid-19 negative effects of the epidemic all over the world while causing recession in the aviation sector, Turkey was among the countries most successful in managing this process.
Thanks to the steps taken by the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure and the effective measures taken since the beginning of the epidemic, passengers on domestic and international lines met with the comfort of the airline. At airports where physical conditions are regulated according to social distance and disinfection processes are applied continuously, passengers continue their travels with aviation safety and flight safety.
77 THOUSAND AIRCRAFT TRAFFIC IN DECEMBER
In December 2020; the number of aircraft landing and taking off at airports; Total aircraft traffic served was 41.979, including 19.955 domestic flights and 77.288 international flights.
This month, Turkey serving domestic passenger traffic at airports across 2.956.528, international passenger traffic was 1.924.772. Thus, total passenger traffic with direct transit passengers was realized as 4.883.520 in the said month.
Airport freight (cargo, mail and baggage) traffic; In December, 37.623 tons on domestic lines and 180.980 tons on international lines reached a total of 218.603 tons.
14.943 AIRCRAFT AND 1.675.188 PASSENGERS WERE SERVED FROM ISTANBUL AIRPORT IN DECEMBER
The traffic of aircraft landing and taking off at Istanbul Airport in December was 3.796 in total, 11.147 on domestic lines and 14.943 on international flights.
Passenger traffic was served to a total of 399.188 passengers, 1.276.000 on domestic lines and 1.675.188 on international routes.
185.642 aircraft and 23.409.132 passenger traffic were realized at Istanbul Airport in the twelve months.
50 MILLION PEOPLE USE DOMESTIC LINES
According to the twelve months (January-December) realizations; Aircraft traffic landing and taking off at airports was 575.262 on domestic lines and 280.571 on international flights. Thus, a total of 1.057.247 aircraft were served, including overpasses.
Turkey 49.621.174 of the overall domestic passenger traffic airports, where 31.986.025 of international passengers traffic in this period amounted to 81.657.070 direct transit passengers with total passenger traffic together.
2,5 MILLION TONS OF LOAD
Airport freight (cargo, mail and baggage) traffic in a twelve-month period; It reached a total of 502.265 tons, including 1.901.694 tons on domestic lines and 2.403.959 tons on international lines.
In the twelve months of 2020, 37.428 aircraft traffic was realized at Istanbul Atatürk Airport, where general aviation activities and cargo transportation continue.
Thus, a total of 223.070 aircraft traffic was realized at Atatürk and Istanbul airports in the same period.