Turkish airports host nearly 197 million passengers in Jan-Nov
Turk sh a rports hosted nearly 197 m ll on passengers on both domest c and nternat onal fl ghts n January-November th s year, the a rport author ty reported on December 6. The General D rectorate of State A rports Author ty (DHMI) sa d the number of passengers pass ng through
Turk sh a rports n the 11-month per od cl mbed 9.7 percent on a yearly bas s. Off c al f gures showed that 46.7 percent of the total passengers travelled on nternat onal fl ghts. Among 56 a rports n the country, Istanbul’s Ataturk A rport on the European s de was the most act ve w th some 63 m ll on passengers - nearly 18 m ll on passengers on domest c fl ghts and 45 m ll on on nternat onal fl ghts. The second bus est a rport was Istanbul’s Sab ha Gokcen on the c ty’s Anatol an s de w th around 31.5 m ll on passengers, mark ng a 9 percent h ke over the same per od.