The aeronautical platforms under the authority of the provincial organization are subdivided into airports and aerodromes.
INFORMATION ON AIRPORTS AND AERODROMES CATEGORIES AND USAGE
DHMİ operates 20 airports and aerodromes. The Atatürk, Esenboğa, Adnan Menderes, Antalya, Adana, Trabzon, Milas-Bodrum, Süleyman Demirel and Nevşehir-Kapadokya Airports are open for international and domestic flights, both regular and charter. The Adıyaman, Ağrı, Ferit Melen, Gaziantep, Kahraman Maraş, Kars, Körfez, Mardin, Samsun-Çarşamba, Siirt and Şanlıurfa Aerodromes are open only for domestic flights. In addition to these there are also some aerodromes operating together with military authorities. The rights of use of these civil-military aerodromes are summarized below:
- The rights to use Dalaman Airport and Balıkesir, Bursa-Yenişehir, Çardak, Çorlu, Diyarbakır, Erzurum, Kayseri,
Konya, Malatya, Muş and Sivas Aerodromes have been given to DHMİ and the Command of the Air Forces.
- The rights to use Elazığ and Erzincan Aerodromes have been given to DHMİ and the Command of the Land Forces;
- The right to use Çanakkale Aerodrome has been given to DHMİ and the Command of the Naval Forces.
The nine military airports and the commands they fall under are shown in the table.
The Sinop, Tokat, Uşak and Zonguldak-Çaycuma Aerodromes were temporarily closed to civil transport by
decision of the Council of Ministers No. 24557 of 18 October, 2001.