Flight Ops to Istanbul Ataturk Airport

Flight Ops to Istanbul Ataturk Airport

Flight Ops to Istanbul Ataturk Airport: Istanbul Airshow gets underway at Istanbul Atatürk Airport from September 27-30. Here’s the operations information you need for successful missions to Ataturk Airport.

Istanbul Ataturk Airport 
  • IATA code: IST 
  • ICAO code: LTBA
  • Coordinates: 40°58`34″N, 28°48`50″E
  • Elevation: 163′ 
  • Magnetic variation: E4  
  • Fuel: 100-130 octane, JET A-1 
  • Timezone: UTC +3 
Operational Information
  • Parking is allowed for a maximum of 24 hours
  • Overflight and landing permits are required
  • Turkish Civil Aviation consider requests case-by-case and based on aircraft registration and the trip itinerary
  • Overflight permit lead-time: 48 hours
  • Landing permit lead time: 72 hours
Immigration
  • Crew: both non-EU and EU crew can stay for up to 5 days with an ID card and Gendec
  • Passengers require visas to enter Turkey and e-visas are available online, get all the visa information here 
Transport
  • Rail service is available into the city center from the airport metro station
  • Shuttle buses to the city center run every half-hour
  • Car rentals and taxis are widely available at the airport
Accommodation 
  • Pullman Istanbul Airport Hotel & Convention Center
  • Crowne Plaza Florya Istanbul
  • Renaissance Polat Istanbul Hotel
  • Wow Airport Hotel

For more information on Istanbul Airshow, click here 

For support with your Flight Ops to Istanbul Ataturk Airport, contact UAS