In 2023, Istanbul, one of the world’s most visited cities, welcomed a record-breaking 17.37 million foreign visitors, marking an all-time high in its tourism history. This figure represents an 8.44% increase from the previous year, […]
Turkish tourist arrivals into Malaysia from January to November 2023 experienced an increase of 10.8% or 15,623 visitors. This rise is in comparison to the 14,096 tourists recorded during the same period in 2019. The
Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, Turkey’s second-largest airport, has broadened its global network with the inauguration of a new route to Kuala Lumpur, the bustling capital of Malaysia. This expansion is marked by the commencement
Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (ISG) has announced the appointment of Serhat Soğukpınar as its new CEO, effective December 26, 2023. This strategic decision marks a new era for the airport, highlighting the ongoing collaboration
IC Holding is reportedly in talks with Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) to become a partner in the Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport. This potential collaboration, as reported by Bloomberg, is still in its early stages
In a ceremony attended by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Abdulkadir Uraloğlu, Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport’s long-awaited second runway was officially opened today, marking a significant milestone in Turkey’s aviation infrastructure
Pegasus Airlines inaugurated its first service linking Birmingham to Istanbul’s bustling hub, Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW), on December 21, 2023. This milestone marks a pivotal moment in connecting two dynamic cities, offering an accessible
Malaysian airline Batik Air is set to embark on a new venture, launching its longest flight route to date. Beginning on February 10, 2024, Batik Air will connect Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) with
Türkiye’s air travel sector witnessed a significant surge in 2023, with nearly 200 million passengers, including transit travelers, passing through its airports from January to November. According to data from the State Airports Authority General
Türkiye’s low cost carrier Pegasus Airlines has announced the inauguration of a thrice-weekly service connecting Birmingham Airport (BHX) in the United Kingdom with Istanbul’s Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW), starting from December 21. This new route
Travelers at Istanbul’s Sabiha Gökçen Airport faced significant delays as a system outage halted check-in services at the counters during the evening.
In the midst of the global and national downturn in air traffic and passenger numbers due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 2022 marked the beginning of a significant recovery, a trend that has continued into 2023.
Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) has received approval to continue operating the Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen (ISG) International Airport, as conveyed by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim during
British Airways has recently added Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen to its list of destinations, and an inaugural flight between London Heathrow and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen took place on June 1st, 2023.
Istanbul’s two airports; IGA Istanbul Airport and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport have handled 4.82 million more passengers in the first two months of 2023, compared to the same period last year.
Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) is playing a key role in the rescue efforts after a devastating earthquake had hit southeast Türkiye early Monday morning.