Gazipaşa-Alanya Airport receives ACI Airport Health Certificate

Gazipaşa-Alanya Airport receives ACI Airport Health Certificate

Gazipaşa-Alanya Airport received the certificate issued by Airports Council International (ACI World) which determines measures for the pandemic.

 

TAV Airports gets all the airports operated by the company in Turkey and abroad certified as part of the program initiated by ACI World for safe travels during the pandemic period. Gazipaşa-Alanya Airport received its "ACI Airport Health Accreditation" by fulfilling the relevant criteria and completing the application process. 

 

TAV Gazipaşa General Manager Ekrem Akgül stated: “There are strict regulations that apply all over the world due to the nature of the aviation industry. Thus, aviation is one of the industries most affected by the pandemic, but also one of the fastest in adapting to the new regulations. At Gazipaşa-Alanya Airport, we have fully put in place all the measures determined by the authorities in order to protect health of our employees and our passengers. For our airports in Turkey, we received Airport Pandemic Measures Certificate issued by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation. And we have been providing services to our passengers since the beginning of June without encountering any problem."

 

11 airports operated by TAV in six countries will receive ACI Airport Health Certificates. So far, Ankara Esenboğa, Macedonia Skopje, Tunisia Enfidha and Monastir, Saudi Arabia Medinah and Croatia Zagreb airports also completed the accreditation process and received their certificates besides Gazipaşa-Alanya Airport.

 

Gazipaşa-Alanya Airport welcomed 235,000 passengers in the first 10 months of 2020.

 

About TAV Airports

TAV Airports, one of the world’s leading airport operators, operates Antalya, Ankara Esenboğa, Izmir Adnan Menderes, Milas Bodrum and Gazipaşa-Alanya airports in Turkey. Tbilisi and Batumi airports in Georgia, Monastir and Enfidha-Hammamet airports in Tunisia, Skopje and Ohrid airports in Macedonia, Madinah Airport in Saudi Arabia and Zagreb Airport in Croatia are also operated by TAV Airports. The Holding is also active in other areas of airport operations including duty free, food and beverage, ground handling, IT, security and operation services. TAV Airports also operates duty free, food and beverage and other commercial areas at Riga Airport in Latvia. In 2019, the company provided services to approximately 600,000 flights and 89 million passengers together with its subsidiaries.

 

For further details: Erhan Üstündağ 
212 463 30 00/2097 and 530 228 80 59
erhan.ustundag@tav.aero
www.tavhavalimanlari.com.tr

Covid19: Travel Safe

The duty-free at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage. Wearing a mask is obligatory at duty-free shops.

Duty-free areas and storage areas are frequently disinfected.

We recommend using contactless payment options.

International arrival passengers will have their body temperatures checked and in case of suspicion, passengers will be directed to the health units.

All arrival areas at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

Baggage conveyor systems are disinfected frequently.

All waiting areas at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

Boarding will begin from the back of the aircraft and proceed to front row seats. Please wait for your turn.

Boarding pass and ID checks are configured to minimize contact with others.

Passengers without masks won’t be allowed to board the airplane.

The prayer areas at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

The F&B points at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage. Wearing a mask is obligatory at F&B points.

F&B areas, kitchens and storage areas are frequently disinfected.

We recommend using contactless payment options.

The lounges at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

During this phase, some facilities at our airport may be closed to service. For detailed information: www.primeclass.com.tr

We recommend that you arrive at the airport at least 2 hours before your flight for domestic flights, and 2 or 2,5  hours for international flights.

Until further notice, only passengers and airport staff will be allowed inside the terminal. Please wait in the carpark to welcome guests.

We have implemented signage for you to keep your physical distance with others during security control. Please adhere to directions.

X-ray machines and trays are disinfected frequently.

Your body temperature will be checked with thermal cameras upon entering the terminal. Anyone with a body temperature above 37.5C will be directed to the health authorities. We kindly remind you to put on your mask before entering the terminal building.

No, you can still check-in to your flight when you arrive at the terminal. On the other hand, for a faster and safer experience, we recommend to complete your online check-in before arriving at the terminal, whenever possible.

To protect yourself and others, you are required to wear a mask at all times during your journey in the airport. Passengers without a mask will not be allowed inside the terminal and will not be able to board the plane. Irregularity to comply with this rule may result in penalties.

We kindly remind you to wear a mask during your trip to and from the airport with public transportation.

The precautions taken at our airport can be grouped under three main areas.

Firstly, we have mapped the movement of passengers and staff inside the airport and configured a flow that would enable everyone to keep safe physical distance with other in every step of the way. Secondly, we have increased the frequency of disinfection and hygiene works. Thirdly, we have made arrangements to minimize contact between passengers and airport staff.

Aviation is a highly regulated industry due to the global character of the business. In Turkey, the precautions to be taken at airports against COVID-19 are defined in the “Airports Pandemic Precautions and Certification Circular”, issued by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (SHGM). We have implemented these precautions fully at our airport.

As TAV Airports, our global footprint reaches 100 airports in 30 countries. Through this know-how, we have implemented precautions that go beyond legal requirements. Our staff is trained regarding the new regulations and code of conduct.