- While a Turkish company had started rebuilding TIA, this apparently came to a halt.
Flights in /out of Tripoli operated through Mitiga airport (formerly a military base) east of Tripoli.
The VIP terminal (with less damage) reopened February 2017.
- In July 2017, Lybian Airline - for the first time since 2014 - touched down at Tripoli Airport
- In July 2017, Libya & Italy signed a multi-million contract to build two terminals - one for international and one for domestic flights - covering an area of 30,000 sq.meters.
The international terminal is to be opened within ten months, the domestic terminal within 18 months.