Media reported about the shooting at the airport, Ataturk

Turkish soldiers in Istanbul

Earlier, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, whose whereabouts are unknown, has promised as quickly as possible back to Ankara or Istanbul. Previously, the Agency reported that the Ataturk airport and Ankara airport closed for reception and departure of aircraft.

However, according to the website monitor passenger and cargo flights online, airport of Istanbul Ataturk continued to take flights. As follows from the data flightradar, the last at this point (1:54 GMT) had landed a cargo plane from Milan airlines ULS Airlines Cargo. He landed in Istanbul in 1 hour and 10 minutes for Istanbul time (coincides with Moscow) and passenger plane near Arbil (Iraqi Kurdistan), landed at 1-43. At 2 a.m. expected arrival of the aircraft from the Dutch Maastricht Airlines. At 2:30 will arrive by plane from Frankfurt


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