Articles Tagged ‘Turkish Airlines’

anna.aero helps welcome Emirates to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen

anna.aero helps welcome Emirates to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Jonathan Ford, was warmly invited by Emirates and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport to help welcome the arrival of the carrier’s inaugural service from Dubai on 15 December, a route which has been in the pipeline for five years. Take a closer look to see how the evening’s events unfolded, and find out […]

Istanbul New Airport could help generate over 200 new routes when it opens in 2018; anna.aero reveals over 150 possible new destinations

Istanbul New Airport could help generate over 200 new routes when it opens in 2018; anna.aero reveals over 150 possible new destinations

Last week’s ACI Airport Exchange marked the first big public reveal of the details of Istanbul New Airport which is set to open its first phase in 2018. The senior management of both the new airport and Turkish Airlines comprehensively turned out and gave top briefings, while anna.aero unveiled over 200 possible new routes.

Jordan sees its winter seat capacity rise by 7.7% while the UAE remains its number one market

Jordan sees its winter seat capacity rise by 7.7% while the UAE remains its number one market

Although the UAE remains the number one country market from Jordan, seat capacity between the two nations has declined by over 10% during the past 12 months, while Saudi Arabia, the second most popular destination from Jordan, has seen capacity grow by 27%. anna.aero investigates to see how other country markets have changed over the […]


Bordeaux Airport hops over the five million passenger mark; anna.aero was there to share in the celebrations

Bordeaux Airport hops over the five million passenger mark; anna.aero was there to share in the celebrations

On 8 December Bordeaux Airport celebrated its five millionth passenger of 2015, the first time it has reached that milestone. anna.aero was there to witness the celebrations and, of course, try some special cake.

Turkish Airlines CCO: Istanbul New Airport “could mean development of regional brands”; anna.aero identifies 100++ worldwide routes

Turkish Airlines CCO: Istanbul New Airport “could mean development of regional brands”; anna.aero identifies 100++ worldwide routes

An uncongested Istanbul New Airport will allow for the development of regional brands according to the Turkish Airlines CCO; while anna.aero will unveil another 100++ potential routes at ACI Airport Exchange Istanbul 8-10 December.

Bordeaux Airport gets ready to celebrate five million passenger milestone; easyJet announces four new routes for next summer

Bordeaux Airport gets ready to celebrate five million passenger milestone; easyJet announces four new routes for next summer

The decision to build a dedicated facility for LCCs has paid off handsomely for Bordeaux Airport. Traffic is up almost 60% in six years. We reveal the leading airlines and routes and how much they are growing.


Med-View Airline becomes latest entrant in Nigeria to Europe market; annual growth of 8% includes new Turkish Airlines service to Abuja

Med-View Airline becomes latest entrant in Nigeria to Europe market; annual growth of 8% includes new Turkish Airlines service to Abuja

Last week the Nigeria to Europe market welcomed a new entrant, as Med-View Airline began a four times weekly service from Lagos to London Gatwick on 20 November. We take a look at the market dynamics over the last 12 months, as well as recent travel habits between Africa and Europe.

Moscow Sheremetyevo hands out its Perfect Timing Awards while Emirates welcomes its first two-class A380

Moscow Sheremetyevo hands out its Perfect Timing Awards while Emirates welcomes its first two-class A380

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, London Stansted Airport welcomes the arrival of Eurowings’ inaugural service from Vienna, while Routesonline celebrates a special 40th birthday. More news also from fastjet Zimbabwe as well as Puerto Plata, São Paulo Guarulhos and Bristol airports and from the 137th IATA Slot Conference.

Turkish Airlines to fly in airport CEOs from all its 46 African destinations to ACI Airport Exchange Istanbul!

Turkish Airlines to fly in airport CEOs from all its 46 African destinations to ACI Airport Exchange Istanbul!

Turkish Airlines has agreed to provide free tickets to all airport CEOs across its 46-city African network so they can attend ACI Airport Exchange in Istanbul 8-10 December, reflecting its intensive interest in the continent.


Public vote winners Iasi Airport get their hoses out to celebrate last week’s Arch of Triumph win; Part II results and this week’s winner too

Public vote winners Iasi Airport get their hoses out to celebrate last week’s Arch of Triumph win; Part II results and this week’s winner too

This week’s FTWA story is rammed. Not only do we have pictures of the winners of the W15/16 Public Vote Part I, we also have the Part II results, plus this week’s champions, as we return back to normal business, with the anna.aero judging this week’s efforts from Singapore and London. Phew!

Turkish Airlines adds destination #46 in Africa

Turkish Airlines adds destination #46 in Africa

Turkish Airlines starts Istanbul – Johannesburg – Durban – Johannesburg ‒ Istanbul flights four times weekly.

Istanbul Atatürk, Dallas Love Field and Osaka Kansai welcome winter network growth; Turkish Airlines, Southwest and Ryanair driving airport expansion

Istanbul Atatürk, Dallas Love Field and Osaka Kansai welcome winter network growth; Turkish Airlines, Southwest and Ryanair driving airport expansion

Part two of our global analysis of the start of the W15/16 season looks at which airports have seen the biggest net gain in new routes since last winter. We reveal the leading airports in Asia, Europe and North America.