Written on 20th March 2019

Istanbul Ataturk Airport will cease operations and move to new Istanbul Airport

Turkish authorities have set the full opening of Istanbul’s new airport for next month and the relocation of operations and equipment from Atatürk International Airport (IST) to Istanbul Airport (ISL).

The changeover to Istanbul Airport will involve 1,800 staff and see approximately 47,300 tons of equipment moved by road from Atatürk Airport to Istanbul Airport.

The relocation operation will carried out between 3:00am 5th April 2019 - 12:00am 7th April 2019 (GMT+3).

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