Digital and smart Istanbul Airport opened its doors to the world

Turkey has gained a new airport which was opened on October 29, 2018 and identified as one of the largest projects in the history of the Republic has gained a new airport. The first phase of the Istanbul Airport opened for flights and was announced to our country and the world with a grand opening on the 95th anniversary of the Republic with the program attended by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. This huge project, which is named as "The Monument of Victory of Turkish Civil Aviation" by Recep Tayyip Erdogan, will be the biggest and the most modern airport in the world with its 500 aircraft capacity and 200 million passenger capacity per year. Istanbul Airport, will allow Turkey to consolidate its strategic position in the World, when all the planned phases of Istanbul Airport are commissioned, it already has a brand identity that will introduce our country to the world. Istanbul Atatürk Airport will transfer all commercial flights to Istanbul Airport as of March 3. When the airport comes into operation with full capacity, our country will become the main base of aviation especially in transit passenger capacity between its east and north-south axes.

Istanbul Airport, which is a giant project with its all aspects from its financing to its construction and technological infrastructure, was built on an area of 76.5 million square meters and 3 runways were commissioned in the first place. The airport has a total of 6 runways, parallel taxiways, 2 million square meters of indoor space, 6.5 million square meters of apron size, rail system to provide transportation between terminals, cargo and general aviation terminals, indoor and outdoor car parks of large size, support units, social facilities, other it is almost a city with all its units. The first phase of the project, which consists of 4 stages, will serve 90 million passengers a year. When all the stages are finished, there will be an airport that will serve 200 million passengers and has a staff of 140 thousand. All stages are expected to be completed by 2028. Istanbul Airport is not only the largest airport in the world but also the first digital and intelligent airport. The world's first technology samples were featured at the airport, which was realized with the high technology-added capabilities and advanced technology vision of the Turkish technology sector and engineers.

İGA Bilişim company, founded in October, will be responsible for the realization of this vision. İGA Bilişim, established to provide the infrastructure and software services of the information technologies system at the airport, was established by İGA A.Ş. and consists of 780 people with over 100 employees and subcontractors. The company will be responsible for the five main systems of the airport such as infrastructure, security, aviation, business applications and software development. Domestic and national resources will be used at the airport for all infrastructure installation and supply. Ersin İnankul is General Manager of İGA Bilişim and the company will be responsible for the five main systems of the airport such as infrastructure, security, aviation, business applications and software development. Domestic and national resources will be used at the airport for all infrastructure installation and supply. It is planned that the domestic technologies produced and developed here will be an example for all world airports. Platin Digital Trend organized the İGA Digital Future Meetings Meeting hosted by the management team of İGA Bilişim company with the participation of managers of IT companies that provide added value to the project. During the meeting, IGA Informatics team, under the leadership of Ersin Inankul, shared the projects realized at the airport and shared their future goals. Since the beginning of the project, the goals of the world's most technologically one of the best airports to express the IGA IT team, which is common to the vision of the company's managers in their presentations, the new technologies at the airport provided convenience and added value.

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