Istanbul Province

Ataturk Airport in Istanbul no Longer Serves Passenger Flights

Passenger flights at Istanbul's Ataturk International Airport are now officially suspended and shifted to the new Istanbul airport, a spokeswoman for the IGA consortium said.

The spokeswoman said Ataturk International Airport was closed for passenger flights. The old airport is expected to be used as a park and exhibition venue but will also be open for freight flights.

Beyoğlu: After the festival films

Spring is the time for surprises. You wake up one morning and suddenly its spring, the season of festivals! Like spring itself, the International Istanbul Film Festival is suddenly upon us, mingling with the proverbial April showers. But they won't dampen your spirits in the least, as everything from film and theater to music, even jazz, rains down upon you.