Turkish Airlines launches London-Ankara connection

Turkish Airlines launches London-Ankara connection

Turkish Airlines has launched direct flights from London Gatwick to Ankara.

The flights operate twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays

In the heart of Turkey, Ankara is a hub for the performing arts; the Presidential Symphony Orchestra, several national theatre companies and the home to the State Opera and Ballet.

The flagship airline is the only one to offer direct flights to Turkey’s second largest city and to celebrate the inaugural flight Turkish ambassador, Ümit Yalçın, joined Turkish Airlines crew at London Gatwick Airport.

Celal Baykal, Turkish Airlines general manager in London, said: “Today marks an important day in Turkish Airlines’ history