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by hakan
12 Nov 2019, 10:33
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290577

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

Istanbul to Xian (China) flights is starting by the end of 2019 this year. I know this was published on this website recently. It will start as 3 weekly flights.

Source: https://www.airporthaber.com/thy-haberl ... cacak.html
by hakan
12 Nov 2019, 10:30
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290577

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

THY is launching daily Istanbul to Newark (USA) flights from 25.May.2020.

Source: https://www.airporthaber.com/havacilik- ... tiyor.html
by hakan
16 Oct 2019, 11:05
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290577

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

THY has announced that they intend to fly to Vancouver (Canada). No time frame has been given yet.
by hakan
03 Jun 2019, 11:37
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290577

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

New route from Turkish Airlines : Strasbourg It is not a new destination, but the resumption of a former route. Agree! THY Press Office gaffe! THY is re-starting 4 weekly Istanbul-Strasbourg (France) flights from 31.May.2019. Source: https://www.airporthaber.com/thy-haberleri/thynin-strazburg-sefer...
by hakan
03 Jun 2019, 11:35
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Turkish Airlines is set to move to new Istanbul Airport on 6 April 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 5644

Re: Turkish Airlines is set to move to new Istanbul Airport on 6 April 2019

According to an article in today's Pagtour newsletter, not everyone seems to be happy with the location: ...Des pilotes expérimentés soulignent que la situation empire si l’on tient compte du fait que les installations d’Istanbul n’auraient pas de radar météorologique... Lors de son inauguration, l...
by hakan
04 May 2019, 23:33
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290577

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

THY has told the media that based on aircraft availability they intend to start flying from Istanbul Airport to Zonguldak (Turkey). AtlasGlobal recently announced that they will fly to this airport from Dusseldorf after Germania's bankruptcy as well as twice weekly also from Istanbul airport. A link...
by hakan
01 May 2019, 23:00
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290577

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

Allegedly THY has a project to change the business image, logos, fonts, colours and business class amenities, tickets etc almost everything. The Logo is getting slightly adjusted. The colour of TK name will be changed from blue to black but TK name will remain in capital letters. I understand they i...
by hakan
26 Apr 2019, 01:25
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290577

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

THY is re-starting 4 weekly Istanbul-Strasbourg (France) flights from 31.May.2019.

Source: https://www.airporthaber.com/thy-haberl ... liyor.html
by hakan
20 Apr 2019, 00:50
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290577

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

THY has started their 5 weekly Marrakesh (Morocco) flights on 15.April.2019. The news in Turkish and pictures from the first flight. Marrakesh is TK's 308th destination: https://www.airporthaber.com/thy-haberleri/thynin-yeni-ucus-noktasi-marakes.html spot the error on one picture :) Greets Hakan Th...
by hakan
18 Apr 2019, 16:30
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290577

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

THY has started their 5 weekly Marrakesh (Morocco) flights on 15.April.2019. The news in Turkish and pictures from the first flight. Marrakesh is TK's 308th destination:

https://www.airporthaber.com/thy-haberl ... rakes.html

spot the error on one picture :)

Greets
Hakan
by hakan
18 Apr 2019, 16:23
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from Pegasus Airlines (PGS)
Replies: 85
Views: 30977

Re: News from Pegasus Airlines (PGS)

Pegasus Airlines is starting 2 new destinations from Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport:

3 weekly to Eindhoven ( The Netherlands) as of 29.June.2019
4 weekly to Casablanca ( Morocco) as of 8.July.2019
by hakan
07 Apr 2019, 09:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Turkish Airlines is set to move to new Istanbul Airport on 6 April 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 5644

Re: Turkish Airlines is set to move to new Istanbul Airport on 6 April 2019

A lot of flights, including LH from FRA, are indeed diverted to Atatürk. Teething problems? Not funny for people with connecting flights! Not at all..All running OK at the new Istanbul Airport. The confusion comes with some website like flightradar24 bacause IST code has been allocated from Ataturk...
by hakan
06 Apr 2019, 17:50
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Turkish Airlines is set to move to new Istanbul Airport on 6 April 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 5644

Re: Turkish Airlines is set to move to new airport on 6 April 2019

But.... looking to flightradar24... a lot of flights diverted to IST IST is the code for the new airport, Atatürk Airport has been renamed ISL. Yes but I see flghts IST=>ISL (ataturk => new) Probably lack od update on Flightradar24 Airbus330lover, please check the flights in the new Istanbul airpor...
by hakan
06 Apr 2019, 11:56
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from Pegasus Airlines (PGS)
Replies: 85
Views: 30977

Re: News from Pegasus Airlines (PGS)

Sabiha Gokcen Airport will have a second runway possibly by the end of this year. After that, they have plans to close the first runway to give a good well deserved maintenance. Once the first runway comes back to operations and both runways running together I think PGS will increase their flight n...
by hakan
06 Apr 2019, 11:54
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from Pegasus Airlines (PGS)
Replies: 85
Views: 30977

Re: News from Pegasus Airlines (PGS)

And a dedicated cargo airport. Until the cargo facilities ready at the new airport yes. Also Ataturk airport will be only open for VIP and some general aviation. But it will be like a very small airport with very limited flights eventually. The government wants everybody use the new airport. The la...
by hakan
06 Apr 2019, 11:24
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Turkish Airlines is set to move to new Istanbul Airport on 6 April 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 5644

Re: Turkish Airlines is set to move to new airport on 6 April 2019

Here is the link of the helicopter ride of THY Boss.



There will be more TK planes coming.
by hakan
06 Apr 2019, 08:11
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from THY - Turkish Airlines
Replies: 663
Views: 290577

Re: News from THY - Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines began moving from its old base at Ataturk Airport to the newly built Istanbul Airport. Last flights to take off from IST/LTBA at 02:00L / 23:00Z : TK54 to Singapore TK168 to Hanoi TK56 to Jakarta. https://www.aviation24.be/airports/istanbul-airport-ist/full-operations-begin-at-the-...
by hakan
06 Apr 2019, 08:06
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Turkish Airlines is set to move to new Istanbul Airport on 6 April 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 5644

Re: Turkish Airlines is set to move to new airport on 6 April 2019

THY Press Office has made a statement to Turkish media that they have completed 94% of the moving task as of 8AM (Turkish time) on 6.April.2019. THY is currently sending the empty planes from Ataturk airport to the new airport as both airports are closed to the normal air traffic.
by hakan
06 Apr 2019, 08:02
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from Pegasus Airlines (PGS)
Replies: 85
Views: 30977

Re: News from Pegasus Airlines (PGS)

Sabiha Gokcen Airport will have a second runway possibly by the end of this year. After that, they have plans to close the first runway to give a good well deserved maintenance. Once the first runway comes back to operations and both runways running together I think PGS will increase their flight n...