Purpose: This research study of the past in the present day airport operations in Turkey and the Make realized how in airport terminal buildings and applied in the construction or renovation in recent years Build-Operate-Transfer method was examined by changing management approach. The purpose of this course is to determine the plus and minus aspects of the Build-Operate-Transfer method for airport operations and to answer the question whether this is a useful application.
Method: This research study was prepared by literature review and archive research within the scope of qualitative research method. ownership and operation of airports open to civil air traffic situation in Turkey were examined and The construction and operation process of Sabiha Gökçen Airport and the New International Terminal and its Attachments in 2009 within the scope of Build-Operate-Transfer Method were discussed in detail.
Findings: Ownership of almost all the airports located in Turkey General Directorate of State Airports Authority, which operates as a public institution under the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure. In recent years, DHMİ has provided some of these airports with the Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) model to finance the private sector without using limited state resources.
Opinions: In the literature, the history of airport operations in Turkey are no studies directly subject areas. Airport operations are intended to contribute to the literature by examining over airports in Turkey.
Keywords: airport; civil aviation; airport property; airport business