Articles Tagged ‘IST’
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.
Turkish Airlines commences four weekly services from Istanbul Atatürk Airport to Sharm El Sheikh as its fourth route to Egypt.
Turkish Airlines now flies to Yemen’s port city Aden from its Istanbul Atatürk hub
Turkish Airlines launches services from Istanbul Atatürk to Nouakchott in Mauritania.
Turkish Airlines commences services from Istanbul Atatürk Airport to Djibouti.
Turkish Airlines has launched flights to its fourth airport in Libya; Sebha from Istanbul Atatürk Airport.
Turkish Airlines now flies to Kinshasa from its Istanbul Atatürk hub, further expanding its route network in Africa.
Turkish Airlines now flies to both Nakhchivan and Ganja in Azerbaijan from its Istanbul Atatürk hub.
Turkey’s airports report traffic growth of 10.4% in first half of 2012; Turkish Airlines expanding IST network rapidly
Non-EU Turkey is still experiencing double-digit traffic growth in 2012. But how quickly are its top 12 airports growing? What share of total traffic is still centred on Istanbul? And just how many new destinations has Turkish Airlines embraced since last June from its main hub?
Turkish Airlines now flies from Istanbul Atatürk to Edinburgh in Scotland and Osh in Kirgizstan.
Turkish Airlines now flies from its Istanbul Atatürk hub to Aalborg and Billund in Denmark.