Massive transfer to new Istanbul airport nears completion

Massive transfer to new Istanbul airport nears completion

The first flight from Istanbul's centrepiece new airport after the massive transfer of aviation equipment from the previous passenger hub, is scheduled to take off on Saturday.

Erdogan opens new "Istanbul Airport", Turkey's biggest

Erdogan opens new "Istanbul Airport", Turkey's biggest

President Tayyip Erdogan opened a new $11.7 billion airport outside Istanbul on Monday that officials say will be one of the world's busiest, though delays mean it will not be fully operational until January.

Turkey charges 7 more over Istanbul airport attack

Turkey charges 7 more over Istanbul airport attack

Turkish authorities have placed seven more suspects under arrest over the triple suicide bombings at Istanbul's main airport last month, bringing to 37 the number charged over the attack, media reports said on Monday.

Istanbul airport bombers were Russian, Uzbek, Kyrgyz

Istanbul airport bombers were Russian, Uzbek, Kyrgyz

Three suspected Islamic State suicide bombers who killed 43 people in a gun and bomb attack at Istanbul's main airport this week were Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz nationals ...

13 detained over Istanbul airport attack

13 detained over Istanbul airport attack

Turkey on Thursday detained 13 suspected Islamic State jihadists over the deadly Istanbul airport attack, as chilling details emerged of how suicide bombers launched their assault.

Turkish Airlines plane in Istanbul evacuated after bomb hoax

Turkish Airlines plane in Istanbul evacuated after bomb hoax

A Turkish Airlines aircraft at Istanbul's main airport was evacuated and searched after a note threatening a bomb attack was found on board on Monday, although it later turned out to be a hoax.