Kars Harakani Airport
|Kars Harakani Airport|
Kars Harakani Havalimanı
|Operator||General Directorate of State Airports Authority|
|Elevation AMSL||5,889 ft / 1,795 m|
|Coordinates||40°33′44.00″N 43°6′54.01″E / 40.5622222°N 43.1150028°E|
Location of airport in Turkey
Kars Harakani Airport is a public airport in Kars, Turkey (IATA: KSY, ICAO: LTCF). The airport, opened in 1988, is located 6 km (3.7 mi) from Kars. It has importance for serving also other cities like Ağrı, Ardahan, Artvin and Iğdır in north-eastern Turkey.
In 2006, Kars Airport served 2,352 aircraft and 270,052 passengers. The passenger terminal open to the public covers an area of 1,695 m2 (18,240 sq ft) and has a parking lot for 100 cars. The airport was closed in the spring and summer months of 2007 for renovation works. The re-opening took place on October 22, 2007. The new terminal was designed by architect Yakup Hazan.
Airlines and destinations
|AnadoluJet||Ankara, Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen|
|Pegasus Airlines||Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen|
|Year (months)||Domestic||% change||International||% change||Total||% change|
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