Articles Tagged ‘ESB’

Qatar Airways connects Doha and Belgrade for the first time

Qatar Airways connects Doha and Belgrade for the first time

Qatar Airways launches services from Doha to Belgrade in Serbia via Ankara.

Turkey’s airports report traffic growth of 10.4% in first half of 2012; Turkish Airlines expanding IST network rapidly

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 launches flights from Ankara to Berlin Tegel

Turkish Airlines launches flights from Ankara to Berlin Tegel

Turkish Airlines now flies from the Turkish capital to the German capital, operating between Ankara and Berlin Tegel Airport.


Mahan Air links capitals of Iran and Turkey

Mahan Air links capitals of Iran and Turkey

Mahan Air introduces flights from Tehran to Ankara using A310s.

Turkish Airlines launches new routes to Yanbu in Saudi Arabia and Berlin in Germany

Turkish Airlines launches new routes to Yanbu in Saudi Arabia and Berlin in Germany

Turkish Airlines now flies from Istanbul Atatürk Airport to Yanbu in Saudi Arabia as well as from Izmir to Berlin Tegel Airport.

Lufthansa expands with 12 new routes

Lufthansa expands with 12 new routes

Lufthansa has grown its route network with 12 new routes, both within Europe and to China.


Anadolujet moves Moscow flights from Ankara to Vnukovo Airport

Anadolujet moves Moscow flights from Ankara to Vnukovo Airport

Anadolujet, Turkish Airlines’ low-cost airline, now flies from Ankara Esenboga Airport to Moscow Vnukovo Airport instead of Domodedovo.

Pegasus Airlines links Turkish capital with Erbil in Iraq

Pegasus Airlines links Turkish capital with Erbil in Iraq

Turkish LCC Pegasus Airlines has started flying to its 49th destination, Erbil in Iraq. Operates three weekly flights from Ankara from 24 October.

New airline routes launched (31 May – 6 June 2011)

New airline routes launched (31 May – 6 June 2011)

It has been a very busy week with an entire 86 new routes launched. We have all the analysis – and the cakes – of routes ranging from Emirates’ 26th destination in Europe to LOT Polish Airlines’ fourth Ukrainian route. But which European airline launched routes to both Asia and South America? And which US […]


New airline routes launched (25-31 January 2011)

New airline routes launched (25-31 January 2011)

16 new routes have started in the last week, including six by a brand-new airline. But which Chinese airport has received services on two flag carriers? And just how short is the new route between two European capital cities?

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 26 October – Tuesday 2 November)

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 26 October – Tuesday 2 November)

Download the spreadsheet with this week’s 250 new routes and see our fantastic photo coverage of launch celebrations all across the world. Ribbons have been cut in masses, lakes have been emptied for fire brigades to salute the arriving aircraft and the world’s master bakers have worked day and night to bake an amazing selection […]

Turkey's airports report growth of 24% in first half of 2010

Turkey’s airports report growth of 24% in first half of 2010

You want a country where air travel is booming? Then look no further than Turkey. Passenger numbers are up almost a quarter this year and all airports are growing. But which are growing fastest and which have been Turkish Airlines’ new destinations this year?