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Malatya Airport (MLX)
It is located in the Upper Euphrates of the Eastern Anatolia region. It is the most developed city in the region. It was first established in the Hittite period. It has since been torn down, rebuilt, and survived to this day.
Malatya, known as the land of the apricots. The apricot grown in the province is known worldwide and the apricot gardens in the Malatya plain account for 80% of apricot production.
Malatya's name is mentioned in the Kültepe tablets as Melita and in the Hitit tablets as "Maldia". The word Malatya is derived from the word Melid, which means Hittite honey.
Strabon, one of the ancient geographers, has shown Malatya as one of the provinces of the kingdom of Cappadocia on the Komagene border, although it is not specifically mentioned.