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30 Second interview – Dr Temel Kotil, President and CEO Turkish Airlines (plus some comments from Ryanair’s Cawley)
In his first industry appearance, speaking at the ACI EUROPE-ACI World Annual Congress in Istanbul, Dr Temel Kotil clarified that Turkish Airlines will not be launching direct services from Europe to Australia – he will use a hub like Singapore instead.
Air Canada launches thrice-weekly flights from Toronto Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.
Turkish Airlines launches flights to Marseille Provence Airport and Constanta Airport from Istanbul Ataturk Airport; and low-frequency services from Istanbul Sabiha Gocken Airport to Hamburg Airport.
Turkish Airlines now connects Gassim Airport and Salzburg Airport with Istanbul Atatürk Airport; also connects Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen with Milan Malpensa Airport
Turkish Airlines adds two European routes from its Istanbul hub; launches seasonal services to Stuttgart from Adana
Turkish Airlines launches flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport and Malta Airport; connects Stuttgart Airport and Adana Airport with seasonal services.
Düsseldorf Airport, Malta Airport, Warsaw Airport share big Euro ANNIE award for airline growth; Turkish airports also win big
There’s no voting for these awards, it all boils down to cold, hard facts and figures. Yes, the Euro ANNIEs are back for their fourth annual outing, and there are some fascinating winners. Nine awards, 11 winners (we can explain), spread across eight different countries.
Much of Europe is showing little if any growth this summer, but that is not true of Turkey. Our analysis of the European air traffic market this summer shows that Istanbul has the region’s two fastest-growing major airports, Turkey is the fastest-growing country market, and Turkish Airlines is the fastest-growing airline.
Surprising Friedrichshafen Airport welcomes Turkish Airlines’ four-weekly service to Istanbul Atatürk.
Turkish Airlines launches flights from Ankara Airport to Frankfurt Airport; adds Ercan, London Gatwick and Tbilisi from Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen; inaugurates Friedrichshafen as 223rd destination from Istanbul Atatürk.
Turkish Airlines inaugurates services from Istanbul Atatürk to Kuala Lumpur after 11-year absence.
Turkish Airlines commences thrice-weekly services from Istanbul Atatürk to Aqaba in Jordan.
Turkish Airlines adds Houston to intercontinental network; opens second Istanbul base at Sabiha Gökçen
Turkish Airlines links Istanbul to Houston. Opens second base in Istanbul with five new routes from Sabiha Gökçen starting this week. More will follow in the coming weeks.