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Iğdır Airport (IATA: IGD, ICAO: LTCT) (Turkish: Iğdır Şehit Bülent Aydın Havalimanı) is a public airport in Iğdır, located in Iğdır Province, Turkey. Opened to civil air traffic in July 2012, the airport is 16 km (9.9 mi) away from Iğdır city centre.[2]

Iğdır Airport

Iğdır Şehit Bülent Aydın Havalimanı
Iğdır Airport 2.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorGeneral Directorate of State Airports Authority
ServesIğdır
LocationIğdır
Elevation AMSL3,100 ft / 945 m
Coordinates39°58′36″N 43°52′36″E / 39.97667°N 43.87667°E / 39.97667; 43.87667[1]
Websitehttp://igdir.dhmi.gov.tr/
Map
IGD is located in Turkey
IGD
IGD
Location of airport in Turkey
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
12/30 3,000 9,842 Concrete

Airlines and destinationsEdit

TriviaEdit

The airport was depicted in a Turkish Airlines advertisement, where a group of kids trying to ask the Turkish Airlines aircraft to land at their town (and their own made airport), and little to their knowledge that a real airport was constructed.[4]

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ fallingrain.com
  2. ^ [1] (in Turkish)
  3. ^ "Istanbul New Airport Transition Delayed Until April 5, 2019 (At The Earliest)".
  4. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l4qGfCc0qik Turkish Airlines Ad on Igdir Airport