Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines strengthens Cologne/Bonn location with more flights in the summer months

Starting in June, Turkish Airlines will expand its flights on offer from Cologne/Bonn and add new destinations in Turkey. Turkish…

AnadoluJet launches international flights from Antalya, Dalaman and Bodrum, including Antalya-Brussels

With Turkish Airlines' low-cost subsidiary AnadoluJet, now it’s possible to travel from Antalya, Bodrum, and Dalaman to Europe, the Balkans,…

Turkish Airlines plane evacuated at Warsaw Chopin Airport over bomb threat

The evacuation of passengers has started from a plane at Warsaw Chopin Airport over a bomb threat, Lieutenant Dagmara Bielec-Janas,…

Swissport wins Turkish Airlines cargo business in Brussels and renews in Amsterdam

Swissport and Turkish Airlines have signed a major five-year air cargo handling contract at Brussels Airport. The vote of confidence…

Stowaway survives flight in wheel well of a Turkish Airlines freighter

On 4 February, a 16-year-old Kenyan boy was found inside the wheel well of a Turkish Airlines Airbus A330-200 freighter…

Turkish Airlines suspends flights from UK to Turkey

Turkey's national flag carrier Turkish Airlines announced on 2 January that flights from the U.K. to Turkey were suspended under…

Turkish Airlines Boeing 777F suffers bird strike on take-off from Istanbul Atatürk, Turkey

On 3 January, a Turkish Airlines Boeing 777-200 freighter (registered TC-LJN) operated cargo flight TK6220 between Istanbul Atatürk (ISL), Turkey,…

Special flights to Morocco: several airlines maintain their programmes

The relaxation of entry conditions into Moroccan territory has encouraged the return to the Kingdom's airports of several airlines. In…

Middle East Airlines Airbus A330 clips with parked Turkish Airlines Boeing 777 at Lagos, Nigeria

On 29 July, a Middle East Airlines Airbus A330 (registered OD-MEA) was being pushed back from the gate at the…

Turkish Airlines Airbus A321 skids on nose gear strut to a safe stop

On 27 February, a Turkish Airlines Airbus A321 (TC-JSH) operated flight TK1598 between Frankfurt, Germany and Istanbul, Turkey. The aircraft,…

Turkish domestic airline AnadoluJet becomes international, with flights from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen also to Brussels

AnadoluJet has been providing domestic transportation services to more than 100 million passengers since 2008 and now going beyond borders…

Turkish Airlines adds Xi’an, the starting point of the Historic Silk Road, to its flight network

As of December 30, Turkish Airlines has added Xi’an, the 3,000-year-old city in China, to its flight network, offering its…

Turkish Airlines Airbus A330 takes off at Cape Town, South Africa but is unable to retract landing gear

On 2 January, a Turkish Airlines Airbus A330-300 (TC-JNI) operated flight TK45 between Cape Town, South Africa and Istanbul, Turkey.…

Turkish Airlines Airbus A330 gets damaged during landing at Port Harcourt, Nigeria

On 30 December, a Turkish Airlines Airbus A330 (TC-LOL, formerly operating for defunct WOW Air as TF-GAY) operated flight TK627…

Nigerian government disallows Turkish Airlines into the country after “poor passenger treatment”

The Federal Government of Nigeria has ordered Turkish Airlines to suspend its operations into the country due to repeated cases…

Ethiopian Airbus A350 and Turkish Cargo Airbus A330 clip wings at Kinshasa N’djili Airport, DR Congo

On 27 November, a Turkish Airlines Cargo Airbus A330 (TC-JOV) was taxiing at Kinshasa, N'djili Airport, Democratic Republic of the Congo…

Turkish Airlines Boeing 737-800 suffers nose gear collapse during landing at Odessa, Ukraine

On 21 November, a Turkish Airlines Boeing 737-800 (TC-JGZ) operated flight TK467 between Istanbul, Turkey and Odessa, Ukraine. During the…

Turkish Airlines will start to fly to Xi’an, China

Beginning its flights to China back in 1999 with Beijing destination, Turkish Airlines is connecting Xi’an to its flight network…

Turkish Airlines Boeing 737-800 ends up next to taxiway and gets stuck

On 31 August, a Turkish Airlines Boeing 737-800 (TC-JHM) operated domestic flight TK2307 between Izmir and Istanbul, Turkey. The aircraft…

Turkish Airlines and Bangkok Airways announce a new codeshare partnership

Turkish Airlines (TK) and Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited (PG) have announced a new codeshare partnership, which will provide their…