Turkish Airlines launches first operations from Istanbul New Airport
- Turkish Airlines launched five new routes in the past week, including its first four connections from Istanbul New Airport (ISL). The Turkish flag carrier also began operations on a new airport pair from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen (SAW) to Doha (DOH) on 30 October. All of the four domestic links from Istanbul New Airport will operate daily, while the Doha service from Sabiha Gökçen will be flown three times weekly. Sector lengths across the five routes range from 357 kilometres to 2,691 kilometres.
|Launched||From||To||Aircraft (WF)||Competition (WF)|
|30-Oct||Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen (SAW)||Doha (DOH)||B738 (3)||Qatar Airways (21), Pegasus Airlines (7)|
|Istanbul New Airport (ISL)||Ankara (ESB)||B738 (7)|
|Source: OAG Schedules Analyser w/c 6 November 2018. WF = Weekly frequencies.|