THY Technique Inc.’s first aircraft maintenance shed project that is outside İstanbul, Ankara Esenboğa Aircraft Shed launching ceremony took place at 11 August 2009. Minister of Transportation Binali Yıldırım, KKTC (North Cyprus) Minister of Transportation and Public Works Hasan Taçoy, DHMI (National Airways Management) CEO Orhan Birdal, Civilian Aviation CEO Dr. Ali Arıdulu, THY Administrative President Dr. Candan Karlıtekin, THY CEO Assoc. Prof. Temel Kotil and THY Technic Inc. CEO Assoc. Prof. İsmail Demir have attended the ceremony. Ceremony started with speeches about the renovations of Ankara Esenboğa Airport, expanding fleet structure and Ankara’s potential, which emphasize on Ankara’s come back as an important center.