Operated by TAV Airports, Ankara Esenboğa Airport has started hosting SAS Scandinavian Airlines’ flights from Stockholm. SAS Airlines will facilitate direct reciprocal flights from Esenboğa Airport to Stockholm once a week.
Ankara Esenboğa Airport, operated by TAV Airports, welcomed the first flight of Scandinavian airline company SAS arriving from Stockholm. 127 passengers and the cabin crew who arrived at Esenboğa Airport on a Boeing 737-8 type aircraft at 10:15 am on July 2nd were welcomed with flowers by TAV Esenboğa officials.
TAV Esenboğa General Manager Nuray Demirer stated: “We are connected to 36 domestic destinations as well as 23 international destinations at 12 countries with direct flights. We are very glad to welcome the flights that connect the capital cities of Turkey and Sweden, following the Esenboğa-Copenhagen flights of SAS Airlines started on June. We will continue to provide direct flight comfort to our passengers by adding new destinations to our flight network.”
SAS Airlines will be flying passengers from Esenboğa Airport directly to Stockholm every Thursday throughout the season. Ankara Esenboğa Airport provided service to more than 11 million passengers and welcomed 82,239 flights in 2014.