Sabiha Gökçen Airport is getting ready to open new horizons for Turkey, just like the woman combat pilot of Turkey after whom it is named. This Airport is the first step towards the "Advanced Technology Industry Park" project, which shall serve the country in numerous fields such as transportation, foreign trade, aviation and technology, and shall act as a leader for conversion of the region into a technology base in the future. Just like Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) leading the way for Turkish women to undertake equal roles with men in all fields of business, years ago.
Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) is located on the Asian part of Istanbul. Sabiha Gokcen Airport is the second international airport in Istanbul and it handles many international and domestic flights.. The touristic part of the city is on the European side of Istanbul and Sabiha Gokcen Airport is some 60 km from the historical town and city center of Istanbul.