We have been waiting for a long time; finally, the first large passenger aircraft of the Boeing 731-800 has landed in Gazipasa. Corendon was the first airline that got the permission for landing with a bigger aircraft type. The plane landed in Gazipasa on 04.04.2012 with 189 on board. 150 passengers from Holland and the press from Alanya and Gazipasa did not want to miss the first landing of the largest type of aircraft that ever have landed in Gazipasa.
he airport in Gazipasa exist it for several years. Last year the airport opened officially for international flights. In the summer season of 2011 regular domestic flights and charter planes from Holland landed in Gazipasa.
Now in the coming summer season 2012 there are already permits of the landings of flights from five German cities and from Finland, Denmark and Norway.
With the airport in Gazipasa, the region around Alanya is getting more and more attractive. The transfer time from the airport reduces from 2 hours from Antalya to just 40 minutes.