Istanbul airport operator HES CODE rules announced an additional payment of 22.4 million euros to the Turkey State Airports Authority (DHMI) for the first year as a result of exceeding the 233.1 million euros of international passenger revenue guaranteed at Istanbul airport, which has been in full service since April 6, 2019.

January April 6, 2019, when Istanbul airport entered service at full capacity until January 16, 2020, domestic and international lines, including a total of 55 million passengers were used, the iGA said in a written statement.

After the ‘Great Migration ‘ on April 6, 31 December 2019 in the period up to 322 thousand flights took place in Istanbul Airport in 2019 more than 52 million passengers were welcomed in the recalled statement, Istanbul airport 2020 targets of 74 airlines to 80 the number of increase is said to be.


In the statement, Istanbul Airport reported that the international passenger revenue of 233.1 million euros guaranteed by DHMI for the first operating year exceeded 255.6 million euros, while DHMI was informed that an additional payment of 22.4 million euros would be made.

“Thus, during the 9-month operating period in 2019, IGA will increase the number of guaranteed passengers and pay DHMI extra income other than rent,” the IGA statement said.


Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of Iga Airport, said in a statement about the issue: “we will pay rent to our state for a total of 22 billion 152 million euros + VAT for 25 years. Due to the fact that the fee charged to our foreign passengers departing from Istanbul airport remains above the guaranteed amount, we will pay the state another 22.4 million euros. In this way, we make an additional contribution to the economy of our country., ” he said.

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Turkey's world-renowned organ transplant specialist. Dr. Demirbaş has 104 international publications and 102 national publications.

Physician's Resume:

Born on August 7, 1963 in Çorum, Prof. Dr. Alper Demirbaş has been continuing his work as the President of MedicalPark Antalya Hospital Organ Transplantation Center since 2008.

Prof. who performed the first tissue incompatible kidney transplant in Turkey, the first blood type incompatible kidney transplant, the first kidney-pancreas transplant program and the first cadaveric donor and live donor liver transplant in Antalya. Dr. As of August 2016, Alper Demirbaş has performed 4900 kidney transplants, 500 liver transplants and 95 pancreas transplants.

In addition to being the chairman of 6 national congresses, he has also been an invited speaker at 12 international and 65 national scientific congresses. Dr. Alper Demirbaş was married and the father of 1 girl and 1 boy.


Eczacibasi Medical Award of 2002, Akdeniz University Service Award of 2005, Izder Medical Man of the Year Award of 2006, BÖHAK Medical Man of the Year Award of 2007, Sabah Mediterranean Newspaper Scientist of the Year Award of 2007, ANTIKAD Scientist of the Year Award of 2009, Social Ethics Association Award of 2010, Işık University Medical Man of the Year Award of 2015, VTV Antalya's Brand Value Award of 2015.


Doctor of Medicine Degree Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Ankara, General Surgeon Ministry of Health Turkey EKFMG (0-477-343-8), University of Miami School of Medicine Member of Multiple Organ Transplant, ASTS Multiorgan Transplant Scholarship. Lecturer at Kyoto University. Lecturer at University of Essen, Research assistant at the University of Cambridge .

Professional Members:

American Society of Transplant Surgeons, American Transplantation Society Nominated, Middle East and Southern Africa Council Transplantation Society 2007, International Liver Transplantation Association, Turkish Transplantation Association, Turkish Society of Surgery, Turkish Hepatobiliary Surgery Association.


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