Sweet route! Famous for its Baklava dessert, Gaziantep has become one of Atlasjet’s five new domestic services inaugurated from its Istanbul hub this month.
Atlasjet launches twice-daily domestic services to Gaziantep and thrice-daily to Kayseri from Istanbul Ataturk
Atlasjet launched thrice-daily flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Adana in southern Turkey.
Riyadh: International traffic more than doubles in a decade; new services from Shaheen Air and SpiceJet
Two new airlines – Shaheen Air and SpiceJet – were already welcomed to Riyadh Airport in 2013, adding four new routes to the airport’s offering. But with international traffic more than doubling up in size since 2002, the airport is now entering yet another decade of growth. New destinations for 2013 include Rome with Alitalia.
Turkish Airlines adds Isfahan and Kermanshah in Iran, and Cameroon’s Douala and Yaounde to its Istanbul Ataturk network.
Turkish Airlines commence services to Sebha in Libya and Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso; extend the Sao Paulo service to Buenos Aires Ezeiza.
ROUTEFLASH: Turkish Airlines yet-to-announce further nine routes incl. Alicante, Seville, Rotterdam, Kuala Lumpur, Kathmandu
Following on from this week’s Top Story where we discovered 27 soon-to-be announced Turkish Airlines routes, anna.aero sources have been in touch again to reveal nine further spokes that are on Turkish Airlines’ drawing board for 2013.
Turkish Airlines starts circular route from Istanbul Atatürk to Mombasa in Kenya and Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
Turkish Airlines commences flights from Istanbul Atatürk to Malé in the Maldives; adds domestic services to Kutahya
Turkish Airlines launches services from Istanbul Ataturk to Male in the Maldives and to Kuthaya in north-western Turkey.
Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport now 6th busiest in Europe; Turkish Airlines offers flights to almost 200 destinations
Europe’s economic difficulties seem to have passed Turkey by, at least if airport traffic is any indicator. How quickly has Turkey’s busiest airport grown in the last decade and how dominant is Turkish Airlines? Which new destinations has it added this year alone?
Turkish Airlines connects Istanbul Atatürk Airport in Turkey with Hurghada in Egypt.