Turkish Airlines boosts European schedule

Turkish Airlines boosts European schedule

Turkish Airlines has confirmed it will launch a new service to Valencia on March 27th as it seeks to boost its profile in Spain.

Flights will operate Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday as part of a four times weekly service.

Turkish Airlines also will launch an Istanbul-Malaga (Spain) route a month later on April 27th.

This three times weekly service will operate on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.

The new routes will bring the total number of Spanish destinations on offer from Turkish Airlines to four, with Barcelona and Madrid also an established part of the carrier’s schedule.


The airline will also continue to expand its network with the launch of an Istanbul-Toulouse (France) flight.

The flights are set to begin on April 16th and will take place three times a week on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.

The services to Toulouse will be increased to 4 times a week by July 3rd.

Toulouse is the fourth flight destination in France after Lyon, Nice and Paris.

With the addition of its new services, Turkish Airlines will operate flights to 175 destinations worldwide.

Turkish Airlines

Established in 1933 with a fleet of only five airplanes, Star Alliance member, Turkish Airlines is today a four star airline company with a fleet of 154 aircraft flying to 172 destinations around the world, comprising 41 domestic and 131 international destinations.

The airline won the coveted title of Europe’s Leading Airline Business Class at the 2010 World Travel Awards.


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