Adil Karaismailoğlu, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, came to Malatya for a series of visits and examinations. Karaismailoğlu, who attended the Groundbreaking Ceremony of Malatya Airport New Terminal Building, stated that they will increase the annual passenger capacity of 1 million 200 thousand passengers to 2,5 million passengers in Malatya.
"Turkey in the world of logistics in all modes of transport today and in the region has become a super power"
Transport and Infrastructure Ministry as the world's largest economy in line with its goal to become one of Turkey's, they had a huge project our a life expressing Ministers Karaismailoğlu, Turkey today by implementing infrastructure projects worldwide in all modes of transportation, logistics super power in the world and the region into reported that he was coming.
Karaismailoğlu, said: "Our President Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan's instructions with the airline investment began in 2003 in Malatya in Turkey as in all major developments in this field has brought many together. The number of airline passengers, which was 2003 thousand in 89, increased to 2019 thousand in 750. Despite the corona virus epidemic in 2020, it reached 478 thousand 546. Malatya has made very important progress in the last 19 years. Its economy grew, its prosperity increased, and it needed more. ”
"We will increase the annual passenger capacity from 1 million 200 thousand passengers to 2,5 million passengers"
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that they decided to build a new terminal building in Malatya in order to achieve the desired service quality in passenger service, and continued as follows:
“We will add a new terminal building of 9 thousand 625 square meters to Malatya next to the existing 26 square meter terminal building. We will increase the annual passenger capacity from 765 million 1 thousand passengers to 200 million passengers. It will not only build a terminal building; We will also build a 2,5 thousand 2 square meter Heat and Power Center Building, a 495 square meter Apron Barrier Building, Airport Entrance Regulations Building, Airport Internal Connection Roads, a parking lot for 112 vehicles, a treatment facility and a 301 thousand 48 square meter Apron and Ground Services Vehicle Area. Belonging to the 900. Main Jet Base Command; We will also build the Fuel Services Team Command Building and the Guardian Building. "
Minister Karaismailoğlu also visited Malatya Ring Road Construction Site within the scope of his visit to Malatya and received a briefing. Karaismailoğlu will also open the Tohma Bridge, where President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will participate via video conference method.