Turkish Airlines today launched its first nonstop flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Al Basrah which is the airline’s 3rd flight destination in Iraq after Baghdad and Arbil.
Turkish Airlines today has launched its first flight to Genoa. The flights will take place three times per week on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. The flights are planned to increase from 3 to 4 per week by 27th June 2011 and planned to be operated on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Award-winning Turkish Airlines has confirmed a revised codeshare deal with TAP Portugal Airlines has come into force. Within the context of new agreement, the two airlines will reciprocally put their codes on each other’s flights.
Turkish Airlines has returned to the Greek destination of Thessaloniki for the first time in ten years. The expansion is just the latest in a series of developments for the airline, which was last year recognised by the World Travel Awards as offering Europe’s Leading Airline Business Class.
Manchester United may have fallen in the European Cup Final to the mighty Barcelona, arguably the greatest club team in football history, but its sponsor Turkish Airlines remains firmly Europe’s top airline. Passengers onboard Turkish Airlines will be shown an inflight safety video with a difference – featuring Wayne Rooney and his Manchester United team mates – in another display of why its incredible service led to Turkish Airlines winning “Europe’s Leading Airline” at World Travel Awards.
The number of tourists visiting Turkey rose 31 percent in April to 2.29 million compared with the same month last year, according to the Culture and Tourism Ministry. Germany provided the biggest source of growth, with Russia, the UK and France also fuelling numbers.
Turkish Airlines selects Kale’s passenger revenue accounting solution REVERA® Kale’s passenger revenue accounting (PRA) suite REVERA® will support airline’s aggressive growth plans.
Turkish Airlines, voted “Europe’s Leading Airline Business Class” by World Travel Awards, has unveiled a Corporate Club for business travellers at Arabian Travel Market 2011. Passengers who join the Corporate Club will be able to make use of the Corporate Lounge, as well as receiving a range of amenities.
Turkish Airlines has launched new flights to the city of Malaga in southern part of Spain today.
The Turkish Airlines has been working with worldwide known football clubs for increasing brand recognition worldwide and has recently signed under another project for football romantics.
Turkish Airlines and Amadeus, a leading travel technology partner and transaction processor for the global travel and tourism industry, have signed a 3-year full content agreement that guarantees all travel agents worldwide, outside Turkey, access to the full range of the carriers’ fares, inventory and schedules.