The center, which was established for the testing of the new type coronavirus (Kovid-19) at Istanbul airport, has served 1500 passengers so far.
The center, which was established for the testing of the new type coronavirus (Kovid-19) at Istanbul airport, has served 1500 passengers so far.The center established in two separate points at the international terminal in a total area of 5 thousand square meters for coronavirus testing of passengers coming from abroad and going to the international lines at the airport, began its work in early July.
The vast majority of the approximately 1,500 passengers who have had PCR testing so far are expatriate citizens living in Germany.At the center, swabs taken from the passengers ‘ throats and noses are processed in the laboratory and the results are delivered quickly to the passengers. The passengers, who tested positive, have had their flights cancelled and are being transported to designated hospitals for treatment.Turkish and English results can be sent to passengers via mail or can be printed on request.
TEST FEE 110 Turkish Liras (Istanbul Airport Covid)
Fatih Mere, according to the direction determined by the Ministry of Health, the cost of PCR tests will be 110 lira announced. Mere said: “we do not expect an income from here. It’s a service we offer so passengers can get tested as soon as possible and resume their flights stress-free. We had 520 staff tested here before passengers arrived in the first place. All came back negative. We saw in those tests that in about 2 hours the results of this test will fall into the system and can be delivered to passengers,” he said.
Passenger who take Istanbul Airport Fast Track service, get these test quickly.