For Your Safety

For Your Safety

Attend to your bags and possessions at all times. Do not leave bags unattended even for a very short period. Do not forget, unattended luggage will be confiscated and/or destroyed by the Security Staff.

Do not accept any packages from strangers.

Do not joke about having weapons or bombs to indicate terrorist activity. Do not forget! Such statements may lead to misunderstandings.

Items Barred from Hand Luggage

1. Weapons & Firearms:

  • Any caliber grooved weapons
  • Any and all shotguns and machine guns
  • Fake firearms or toy weapons
  • Air guns
  • Toy guns
  • Masked or camouflaged weapons (i.e. pen knives)
  • Starting pistols
  • Pieces of weapons (except telescopic target boards or target boards)
  • Ball firing weapons (plastic or metal)
  • Point guns
  • Launchers and catapults
  • Electric powered shock devices
  • Gun–shaped lighters
  • Industrial bolt, nail and harpoon guns
  • Bow and arrows
  • Harpoon guns
  • Sedative injection devices for animals
  • Paint guns
  • Pistols and capsules

2. Sharp Edged Weapons and Items

  • Any variety of ax
  • Arrows and darts
  • Spears, pikes, harpoons
  • Hooks
  • Ice Axes
  • Choppers
  • Launchers
  • Cleats
  • Daggers
  • Clasp or gauge knives
  • Blades, swords, bayonets
  • Sharp edged and arrowed knives
  • Diving equipment (oxygen tube, divers knife)
  • Scissors (sharp 6cm)
  • Ice breakers
  • Razors and shaving knives
  • Metal cutters
  • Needles
  • Jack knives
  • Corkscrews
  • Climbing Equipment (adze, hammer, ice ax etc.)
  • Skiing, walking and climbing sticks
  • Nail Files
  • Skewers
  • Umbrellas
  • Box cutters

Any items used for fighting, attack and defense (long sticks, swords, telescopic batons, knuckles, bayonets, maces, mace whips, choking wire or chains, skewer sticks, nunchakus etc.)

  • Ice skates
  • Pen knives
  • Hunting Knives
  • Any type of carpentry tools (hammer, screwdriver, drill, saw etc.)
  • Sharp medical tools (lancet, scalpel etc.)
  • Cutlery (spoon, knife, fork)
  • Hypodermic needles
  • Battery operated screw guns, drills and heads/tips
  • Electrical saw

3. Explosives and Flammable Substances

  • Fuse and detonators
  • Dynamite and imitations
  • Fireworks (rockets)
  • Hand grenades and imitations
  • Plastic explosives
  • Imitated explosives
  • Mine, gunpowder and other army commodities
  • Ammunition and munitions
  • Flammable liquids (Petrol, Benzine, Diesel, Alcohol, Ethanol, Gas Oil etc.)
  • Spray paints
  • Thinner and turpentine
  • Gas and gas cylinders (Oxygen, Propane, Butane, Acetone)
  • Liquid and gas for lighters
  • Imitation flammable items
  • Matches which are ignitable on all surfaces
  • Beverages with 70% or more alcohol level

4. Commodities which do not have sharp or pointed tips/heads:

  • Golf clubs
  • Cricket bats
  • Baseball bats
  • Hockey sticks
  • Oars (canoe etc.)
  • Cuffs
  • Rackets (tennis, squash)
  • Lacrosse sticks
  • Any kind of cue (billiards etc.)
  • Skateboards
  • Fishing equipment and fishing gear
  • Any kind of baton, club or stick
  • Ski equipment
  • Rope, Hawser
  • Surf boards

5. Chemicals and Toxic Substances:

Acids and batteries

Radioactive materials

Dry ice (more than 2kgs)

Selfflammable substances

Fire extinguishers

Dog repellent sprays

Poisons

Substances which are contagious and may create biologic danger (septic blood, bacteria and viruses)

Sprays which may cause disability or limit defense (pepper spray, tear gases, CN and CS gases which look like key rings.

Chlorine and bleach

Pressurized gas cylinders

Abrasives

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.

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.

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

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 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.

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

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

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 37.0 C will be directed to the health authorities. We kindly remind you to put on your mask before entering the terminal building.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Useful Information

For Your Safety
For Your Safety

Attend to your bags and possessions at all times

Useful Tips
Useful Tips

We would like to call your attention to the following security issues

To Avoid Wasting Time during Security Checks
To Avoid Wasting Time during Security Checks

While waiting for your turn at the security check points and without waiting...

Families with Children
Families with Children

In order to maintain a secure environment within our airports for passengers and...

Items Subject to X-Ray Check
Items Subject to X-Ray Check

All luggage/handbags and laptops including those belonging to your children are checked...

At Gate Metal Detector Points
At Gate Metal Detector Points

All items such as push chairs and cradles must be put through the Gate Metal Detectors...