Articles Tagged ‘Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen’

Budapest Airport re-opens connection to Istanbul

Budapest Airport re-opens connection to Istanbul

Flights from Budapest to Istanbul’s Sabiha Gӧkçen Airport have returned with Pegasus Airlines. The Turkish low-cost carrier will operate the 1,080km link with its fleet of 737s and A320s, initially twice-weekly as travellers and the business community welcome the relaunch.

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen more passengers than Frankfurt in August; Pegasus starts Karachi

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen more passengers than Frankfurt in August; Pegasus starts Karachi

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen will have 1,591 departures in mid-Oct; Doha new #1 route. We investigate SAW’s network + chat with its Aviation Marketing Director.

Qatar Airways restarts Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen; Kuwait #1 connecting destination

Qatar Airways restarts Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen; Kuwait #1 connecting destination

Qatar Airways restarted Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen on 25 July; the carrier had 485,000 seats to/from the airport last year.


Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen's Gerald Ong: 'COVID-19 enables full rehabilitation & refurbishment'

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen’s Gerald Ong: ‘COVID-19 enables full rehabilitation & refurbishment’

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen added 30m seats between 2010 & 2019. Given this, we chat with Gerald Ong, Director of Marketing, about what it’s doing amid COVID-19.

Malaysia Airlines starts flights to Sabiha Gökçen

Malaysia Airlines starts flights to Sabiha Gökçen

Malaysia Airlines launches Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen charter flights from Kuala Lumpur.

anna.aero meets with Pegasus Airlines’ Sales VP, Emre Pekesen, at World Travel Market to discuss the carrier’s future growth

anna.aero meets with Pegasus Airlines’ Sales VP, Emre Pekesen, at World Travel Market to discuss the carrier’s future growth

During this year’s World Travel Market in London, anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Jonathan Ford, met with Pegasus Airlines’ Sales VP, Emre Pekesen. Topics discussed included the carrier’s growth, the capacity issues currently being seen at Istanbul’s two major airports and why the city’s new airport needs to come sooner rather than later.


SunExpress’ fast-paced growth continues; more route launches from Sabiha Gökçen and Gazipaşa planned

SunExpress’ fast-paced growth continues; more route launches from Sabiha Gökçen and Gazipaşa planned

Now with its own German subsidiary and rapidly expanding domestic operation, SunExpress is the #2 airline in the massive Turkey to Germany market, behind one of its parents, Turkish Airlines, and double the size of the other, Lufthansa.