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Category:Sabiha Gökçen International Airport

English: Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (IATA: SAW, ICAO: LTFJ) is one of the airports serving Istanbul, Turkey. The facility is named after Sabiha Gökçen, the world's first female combat pilot. Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport located at Pendik / Kurtköy on the Asian side of the bicontinental city, İstanbul, is 40 km away from Kadıköy, 12 km away from Pendik, and 50 km away from Taksim (European Side). Sabiha Gokcen International Terminal was built as the Atatürk International Airport (on the European side) was not large enough to meet the booming passenger demands (both domestic and international).

A new terminal building of 25 million annual passenger capacity is being built to meet the growing demand and the terminal building will be in service by October 31, 2009.

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Object location 40° 54′ 15.02″ N, 29° 18′ 52.61″ E Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap. View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap - Google Maps - Google Earth - Proximityrama info
Sabiha Gökçen International Airport 
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international airport serving Istanbul, Turkey
Instance of international airport,
Named after
Location Pendik, Turkey
  • Malaysia Airports
Date of official opening 8 January 2001
Elevation above sea level
  • 311 foot
official website
Authority control

40° 53′ 53.88″ N, 29° 18′ 33.12″ E

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