TAV pays €143,400,000 leasing to DHMI

TAV pays €143,400,000 leasing to DHMI

TAV has issued the advance payment of €143,400,000 for undertaking the operation of Milas-Bodrum Airport, one of the most important tourism destinations of Turkey, to State Airports Authority (DHMI). During the ceremony held, TAV Airports Chairman Hamdi Akın and Chief Executive Officer and President Sani Şener presented a symbolic cheque in regard to the payment to Minister of Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications Lütfi Elvan.

TAV Airports, Turkey’s global brand in airport operations, issued 20 percent advance payment of the total contract amount, which is €717,000,000, for Milas-Bodrum Airport that was added to its portfolio as the 14th airport. TAV Airports Chairman Hamdi Akın and Chief Executive Officer and President Sani Şener presented a symbolic cheque of €143,400,000 to Minister of Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications Lütfi Elvan during the ceremony held. A symbolic key of Milas Bodrum Airport was presented to the TAV executives.

Underlining that projects executed by private sector was admired by the whole world, Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Lütfi Elvan thanked TAV and added: "These projects achieved through private sector without spending a cent from the government’s pocket are sources of pride. We will continue to have Built-Operate-Transfer projects. This is the first payment for the operating rights of Bodrum Milas Airport. This is a significant amount. I thank TAV executives very much."

TAV Airports CEO and President M. Sani Şener stated "We are glad that we issued the 20 per cent advance payment for our 14th TAV operated airport, which is an important hub as it is close to the tourism capital candidates of our country, today" regarding the payment. As a company that invests all of its revenues coming from airport operations to the development of the aviation industry, we will work by using all of our 'know-how' in order to develop Milas Bodrum Airport. We will continue to directly and indirectly contribute to our country's economy."

TAV Airports won the tender, which was held by DHMI in March 2014 and based on competitive bidding procedure, for undertaking the operating rights of Milas – Bodrum Airport until 2035 with the highest bid of 717 million Euro + VAT. TAV was transferred the operation of domestic terminal on July 15th. In accordance with the tender specifications, the company shall be taking over the operation of the International Terminal with effect from October 22nd, 2015.

Being one of the most crowded airports of Aegean Region of Turkey, Milas-Bodrum Airport opened to international traffic in 1997. Located within the borders of Muğla province, the airport is located between Milas and Bodrum, two important cities of antique Caria region. Furthermore, it plays a very significant role in the transportation to tourism centers such as Didim, Kuşadası, Söke of Aydın province as well as Muğla. The airport is only 32 km away from Bodrum, 12 km away from Milas and 82 km away from Didim.

 

Covid19: Travel Safe

International arrival passengers will have their body temperatures checked and in case of suspicion, passengers will be directed to the health units.

All arrival areas at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

Baggage conveyor systems are disinfected frequently.

Aviation is a highly regulated industry due to the global character of the business. In Turkey, the precautions to be taken at airports against COVID-19 are defined in the “Airports Pandemic Precautions and Certification Circular”, issued by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (SHGM). We have implemented these precautions fully at our airport.

As TAV Airports, our global footprint reaches 100 airports in 30 countries. Through this know-how, we have implemented precautions that go beyond legal requirements. Our staff is trained regarding the new regulations and code of conduct.

The duty-free at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage. Wearing a mask is obligatory at duty-free shops.

Duty-free areas and storage areas are frequently disinfected.

We recommend using contactless payment options.

The precautions taken at our airport can be grouped under three main areas.

Firstly, we have mapped the movement of passengers and staff inside the airport and configured a flow that would enable everyone to keep safe physical distance with other in every step of the way. Secondly, we have increased the frequency of disinfection and hygiene works. Thirdly, we have made arrangements to minimize contact between passengers and airport staff.

The prayer areas at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

To protect yourself and others, you are required to wear a mask at all times during your journey in the airport. Passengers without a mask will not be allowed inside the terminal and will not be able to board the plane. Irregularity to comply with this rule may result in penalties.

We kindly remind you to wear a mask during your trip to and from the airport with public transportation.

No, you can still check-in to your flight when you arrive at the terminal. On the other hand, for a faster and safer experience, we recommend to complete your online check-in before arriving at the terminal, whenever possible.

We have implemented signage for you to keep your physical distance with others during security control. Please adhere to directions.

X-ray machines and trays are disinfected frequently.

Your body temperature will be checked with thermal cameras upon entering the terminal. Anyone with a body temperature above 37.5C will be directed to the health authorities. We kindly remind you to put on your mask before entering the terminal building.

Until further notice, only passengers and airport staff will be allowed inside the terminal. Please wait in the carpark to welcome guests.
We recommend that you arrive at the airport at least 2 hours before your flight for domestic flights, and 3 hours for international flights.

The lounges at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

During this phase, some facilities at our airport may be closed to service. For detailed information: www.primeclass.com.tr

The F&B points at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage. Wearing a mask is obligatory at F&B points.

F&B areas, kitchens and storage areas are frequently disinfected.

We recommend using contactless payment options.

All waiting areas at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

Boarding will begin from the back of the aircraft and proceed to front row seats. Please wait for your turn.

Boarding pass and ID checks are configured to minimize contact with others.

Passengers without masks won’t be allowed to board the airplane.

Useful Information

Shopping & Dining
Shopping & Dining

See the full range of shops in our shopping universe. At the airport you'll find a great selection of shops within fashion, electronics, design and souvenirs

Parking
Parking

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Flight Information
Flight Information

Real-time information of arrival and departure flights at Milas Bodrum Airport

Frequently Asked Questions

Unfortunately, Luggage Custody Service is not available.
Please click here for details on liquid restrictions.
Visa Office is located at the International Terminal Arrivals Floor, before the passport control (on the west side). It is open 24/7. Tel no: 0 252 511 1131
For detailed information on customs procedures you can either visit www.gumruk.gov.tr or call +90 252 511 1000 Ext.: 1765.
There is no connection between the two terminals; it is a 5-minute walk.
There is a shop at the exit of arriving passengers at the domestic terminal.
Ministry of Finance departure fee stamp can be purchased from the information desk located at the international terminal departures floor.

For further information on departure fee stamp, please contact: 0 252 511 10 00

Note: The departure fee stamp payment must be made before the passport control.

Please go to Tax-free desks located on the international terminal departures floor to complete the required transactions.
TAV Lost & Found offices provide service 24/7 at the information desks of domestic and international terminals.

Telephone: 0252 511 10 00

There is no hairdresser service in our terminals.