Being the Balkans' and the Middle East's most important trade center, İstanbul is Turkey's gateway to the world. İstanbul Atatürk Airport domestic and international terminals, is an example of the contemporary and modern service concept in Istanbul where air transportation has great importance.
With a passenger amount of 56.954.790, Ataturk Airport is among praised airports in the world. It is shown as a center of attraction for transit flights in the list of "50 Greatest Travel Center of 2009-2010" by the world's most prestigious business and lifestyle magazine Monocle.
An average of 120 planes belong to approximately 300 airline companies from different parts of the world land on and takeoff from Atatürk Airport serving to 156 thousand passengers each day.
Portline brings billboards in various sizes and types together with advertisers, over 9 different CLP networks having 109 faces at Ataturk Airport.
«Transit Flights Attraction Center» 2009-2010: The Best 50 Travel Center Awards, Monocle Magazine
«The Second Best Airport in South Europe» 2009: World's Best Airports Awards by Skytrax
«Highly Commendable Award » 2007: 13th World Route Development Forum, Routes
«Best 2. Airport» 2003: www.travelquality.com
«Europe's Most Comfortable International Terminal» 2002: Deutsche Aeroconsult
«Engineering Academy Award» 2002: ACEC-American Council of Engineering «The Safest Airport in the Middle East and Balkans» 2001:
The American Civil Aviation Authority