- Two terrorists hit at international terminal, one in parking lot, Turkish official says
- There was no immediate claim of responsibility.
Istanbul, Turkey (CNN)Gunshots, screams and explosions pierced the air Tuesday as three terrorists armed with bombs and guns killed at least 36 people at Istanbul Ataturk Airport in Turkey.
Two bombs in international terminal, official says
-- 11th busiest airport in the world (2015)
-- Europe's third-busiest airport (2015)
-- 62 million passengers passed last year
-- There are two main passenger terminals
-- Terminal 1: older, smaller, domestic
-- Terminal 2: newer, bigger, international
-- Vehicle checkpoint at compound entrance
-- X-ray checkpoint at terminal entrance
Source: Airports Council International/CNN