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30.09.2010

TAV Airports at AIREX 2010

International Civil Aviation and Airports Exhibition AIREX 2010 which is regarded as one of the leading global aviation organizations opened at the General Aviation Apron at Istanbul Ataturk Airport

26.10.2010

TAV attained a record in the nine-month financial results

TAV Airports Holding Co. (“TAV”) had a net profit of 79 million TL in the first nine months of 2010. TAV’s consolidated turnover and operational profitability (EBITDA) reached a record value attainin

20.10.2010

“Transformation of the Cocoon” showcases the secret world of butterflies at TAV Gallery

TAV Gallery, the culture and arts platform at Istanbul Atatürk Airport operated by TAV Airports Co., opens a window on the colorful and secret world of butterflies with the “Transformation of the Coc

05.10.2010

Aviation Industry Pulsates at Istanbul and Hosted by TAV Airports

Representatives of Airports Council International (ACI) which manages more than 96% of the global passenger traffic met at Airport Exchange 2010 held in Istanbul. Hosted by TAV Airports, Airport Exch

08.09.2010

TAV Airports Brought the Passengers Together with Classic Music and Latin Tunes...

Passengers at Istanbul Ataturk Airport operated by TAV Airports were greeted with Classic and Latin music concerts. The music fete which attracted huge interest from passengers presented them a pleas

11.05.2010

ATATÜRK AIRPORT RECEIVES “HIGHLY COMMENDED AWARD” from Routes, the most prestigious forum of the world aviation industry

TAV Airports Holding received the “Highly Commended Award” with Istanbul Atatürk Airport from the 16th World Route Development Forum (Routes), one of the most prestigious forums of the world aviation

18.05.2011

Croatia Airlines resumes Zagreb - Istanbul Flights after 12 years

Croatia Airlines has recommenced scheduled flights from Istanbul Atatürk Airport, which is being operated by TAV Airports, to Croatia’s capital city Zagreb. A ceremony was held to celebrate the launc

18.11.2011

Istanbul Atatürk Airport is selected as Best Airport for Business Travellers-Europe…

Istanbul Atatürk Airport, operated by TAV Airports is deemed worthy for the award Best Airport for Business Travellers-Europe at the Business Destinations Travel Awards 2011.

13.12.2011

Kitchenette –operated by BTA- is now open at Istanbul Atatürk Airport

Popular amongst keen diners, Kitchenette is now open at Istanbul Atatürk Airport International Terminal. Serving at the location where Sky Restaurant used to be at the International Terminal Departur

21.12.2011

A surprise percussion and dance display by BTA for passengers at the airport

Providing food and beverage service at airports as one of TAV Airports affiliated companies, BTA organized a pleasant pre-flight show for passengers as part of New Year celebrations. Offering diffe

12.02.2012

IST Airport hosts Guinness World Record for Largest Bachata

396 dancers transformed Istanbul Ataturk Airport into a giant dance hall to put Turkey in the Guinness Book of World Records dancing to the bachata, an event organized by DANSKEYFI Dance Academies u

15.02.2012

A single phone number for all your questions at TAV Airports

TAV Airports has set up a single phone line for customer questions and complaints at Istanbul Ataturk, Ankara Esenboga and Izmir Adnan Menderes Airports. Through this new system, designed to improve

28.02.2012

Ataturk Airport receives ISO Certificate for Complaints Management System

TAV Istanbul has registered its service quality once more by qualifying to receive ISO 10002 Certificate; one of the standards classified under Customer Satisfaction Management System. TAV Istanb

12.04.2012

It is now easier to meet passengers at Ataturk Airport

Passengers are now able to locate the people waiting to meet them easily through the ‘Meeting Point’ monitors fitted on the Arrivals Floor within Istanbul Ataturk Airport International Terminal. Deve

20.04.2012

TAV “primeclass” Lounge put into service with its renovated comfort!

TAV Operation Services “primeclass” CIP Service has renovated ‘’primeclass’’ Lounge, located at the Istanbul Ataturk Airport International Terminal, with a modern concept and has opened it to passeng

04.05.2012

Istanbul Atatürk Airport is globally certified on environmental management, occupational health and safety

Having received the certifications on Environmental Management System (ISO14001:2004) and Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSAS18001:2007), TAV Istanbul continues rendering services

27.07.2012

Marbling Fest at Atatürk Airport!

Passengers traveling through Istanbul Atatürk Airport International Terminal operated by TAV Airports met with TAV Marbling Art Workshop and instructor Eda Özbekkangay. The exhibition showcasing the

16.08.2012

Ataturk Airport receives “obstacle-free airport” certificate

Istanbul Ataturk Airport operated by TAV Airports has now been improved to facilitate disabled passengers to benefit all services comfortably. The new structure is a result of the extensive

18.09.2012

TAV sees off hajj pilgrims in Turkey and welcomes them in the Holy Land

TAV Airports, Turkey’s leading airport operator, began welcoming the first group of hajj pilgrims from the early hours of the morning at the airport it has begun operating in Medinah, one of the holy

09.10.2012

A joint exhibition at Ataturk Airport by TAV employees and Dacka students

“My Workplace, My School” photography exhibition jointly prepared by TAV Group employees and Darussafaka students is now open for visitors at TAV Gallery Istanbul which is located at Istanbul Ataturk

15.10.2012

Ataturk Airport employees learn sign language

Employees at Istanbul Ataturk Airport operated by TAV Airports has started getting training to learn sign language in order to assist hearing impaired passengers to benefit from all services offered

26.11.2012

“Passenger Information System” from TAV IT begins Service at Ataturk Airport

The “Passenger Information System” developed by TAV IT is brought into use of passengers at Ataturk Airport. With the kiosks of “Passenger Information System” which enable passengers to access all so

20.02.2013

TAV Gallery hosts the “History of Commercial Aviation in Turkey” Exhibition

Located at Istanbul Ataturk Airport International Terminal, the culture-art platform TAV Gallery hosted an opening ceremony to present passengers the oil paintings produced by the famous painter Cumh

19.03.2013

Istanbul Ataturk receives the “Airport of the Year” award in Canada

Istanbul Ataturk Airport operated by TAV Airports was selected as the “Airport of the Year” at ATN (Air Transport News) Awards held prior to ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) meeti

11.04.2013

Istanbul Ataturk Airport chosen the ‘Best Airport’ in Geneva

Istanbul Ataturk Airport operated by TAV Airports was chosen the “Best Airport” in Southern Europe as the result of surveys carried out by Skytrax. Istanbul Ataturk Airport operated by TAV Airport

01.04.2013

“VICTORIA’S SECRET” OPENS AT ATATURK AIRPORT

ATU, which has brought numerous world-renowned brands to Istanbul Ataturk Airport so far, now houses Victoria’s Secret for the airport passengers with the cooperation of UNIFREE. The shop located o

22.04.2013

Ukraine Airlines launches Kiev-Istanbul flights

Operated by TAV Airports, Istanbul Ataturk Airport started to host Kiev flights of Ukraine Airlines. On April 22nd, 135 passengers of Ukraine Airlines coming from Kiev were welcomed with a ceremony

22.05.2013

Ataturk Airport was selected “The Fastest Growing Airport” at Euro Annies 2013

Istanbul Ataturk Airport operated by TAV Airports was selected  “The Fastest Growing Airport” at Euro Annies 2013 Awards held by Anna.aero, the most respectable website in the aviation sector, for it

10.03.2014

Atatürk Airport qualifies for the third position in Europe

Becoming the fastest growing airport in its category in January, Atatürk Airport ranked the third airport in Europe in terms of number of passengers. Operated by TAV Airports, Istanbul Atatürk Airpo

28.03.2014

TAV's two airports listed amongst the best at Skytrax awards

TAV's two airports listed amongst the best at Skytrax awards Operated by TAV Airports, Istanbul Atatürk Airport is listed amongst the top 10 airports in the category of airports welcoming more than

02.05.2014

Jazeera Airways launches Kuwait flights from Atatürk Airport

Operated by TAV Airports, Istanbul Atatürk Airport started hosting Kuwait flights of Jazeera Airways. Jazeera Airways will launch reciprocal flights from Istanbul Atatürk Airport to Kuwait for 5

08.05.2014

Atatürk Airport became the “Airport with the Most New Routes” in Europe

Operated by TAV Airports, Istanbul Atatürk Airport has become the airport which increased the numbers of direct destinations the most amongst the European airports. Including 20 new destinations

11.06.2014

Photos of travelers meet passengers at TAV Gallery

The culture and art platform TAV Gallery at Istanbul Atatürk Airport presents the photos of travelers from different parts of the world. The exhibition is composed of impressive shots awarded at &q

26.08.2014

Ataturk Airport uses energy efficiently, decreasing carbon emissions

TAV Istanbul raised its rank from ‘decreasing level’ to ‘optimization level’ of ACI Europe Carbon Accreditation Program. Operated by TAV Airports, Turkey’s leading global brand in airport operati

26.08.2014

Ataturk Airport uses energy efficiently, decreasing carbon emissions

TAV Istanbul raised its rank from ‘decreasing level’ to ‘optimization level’ of ACI Europe Carbon Accreditation Program. Operated by TAV Airports, Turkey’s leading global brand in airport operati

18.11.2014

Award Winning Diabetes Posters Are Exhibited

The poster exhibition We Are by Your Side prepared by students of Maltepe University and Anadolu University Faculty of Communication in order to draw attention to diabetes was opened at TAV Gallery a

10.12.2014

Istanbul Ataturk Airport 2015 Winter timetable has been released

Istanbul Ataturk Airport 2015 Winter timetable has been released. Please Click

22.01.2015

TAV Gallery displays the story of Sakarya River

Ali Ethem Keskin and Erkan Balk, two most popular underwater photographers of Turkey, traced the headwaters of Sakarya River and have opened an exhibition at TAV Gallery located at Atatürk Airport.

13.02.2015

“Biyometrik geçiş” uygulaması İstanbul Atatürk Havalimanı’ndan başladı…

"Biometric pass", expected to provide speed at the international flights taking off from Turkey and save labor force, has been launched at Istanbul Atatürk Airport. The system has been put

12.05.2015

‘Michael Kors’ store opens at Istanbul Atatürk Airport

ATU Duty Free has launched a new brand store to the passengers. “Michael Kors” store is open on International Terminal Departures Floor within Istanbul Ataturk Airport. The largest duty free opera

15.09.2015

Istanbul Atatürk becomes ‘The airport with the most new long-haul routes’ in Europe

Operated by TAV Airports, Istanbul Atatürk Airport has become “The airport with the most new long-haul routes” at Euro Annies 2015 Awards. Gazipaşa-Alanya is selected as ‘The fastest growing airport’

28.11.2015

Istanbul Atatürk Airport on Google Street View

Istanbul Atatürk Airport is the first airport added to Google Street View in Turkey with a panoramic 360 degree map. Istanbul Atatürk Airport is now accessible in the virtual world by Google Street

01.03.2016

Top service quality award to Istanbul Ataturk Airport

Based on passenger surveys held throughout the year, Istanbul Atatürk Airport is selected as the airport which improved its service quality the most in Europe. Skopje Airport, also operated by TAV, i

05.03.2016

Flights to Taipei Inaugurate from Istanbul Atatürk Airport

Atatürk Airport started hosting Taipei flights of EVA Air, a Taiwanese airline company. EVA Air will be launching reciprocal flights from Atatürk Airport to Taipei, the capital city of Taiwan, four

23.03.2016

BATMAN v SUPERMAN LICENSED PRODUCTS AT ATU DUTY FREE STORES

BATMAN v SUPERMAN movie licensed apparel and merchandise are put up for sale at ATÜ Duty Free stores in Istanbul Atatürk Airport. The licensed merchandise of “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” m

30.03.2016

The results of the 2016 Air Transport News Awards were announced:

Turkish Airlines has been awarded "Airline of The Year" Turkish Cargo won “Cargo Airline of the Year” award, Turkish Technic won “MRO Company of the Year” award and Istanbul Ataturk Airp

06.04.2016

Istanbul Atatürk Airport ranks 11th among world's busiest airports

Istanbul Atatürk Airport, which is operated by TAV Airports, has become the 11th largest airport worldwide by providing service to 61.8 million passengers in 2015. Operated by TAV Airports, Turkey

13.05.2016

Three new passenger boarding bridges at service in Ataturk Airport

As per the contract signed with State Airports Authority (DHMI) to expand Istanbul Ataturk Airport International Terminal, TAV has put new passenger boarding bridges into service by completing the

30.06.2016

WE ARE IN DEEP SORROW

On June 28th, 2016, a heinous terrorist attack was carried out towards not only Istanbul Atatürk Airport, but also entire Turkey as well as humanity. The vicious terrorist attack targeted completely