Articles Tagged ‘SunExpress’

SunExpress adds three more European routes from Kayseri and Izmir

SunExpress adds three more European routes from Kayseri and Izmir

SunExpress begins weekly flights from Kayseri to Amsterdam as well as from Izmir to Copenhagen and Paris CDG, utilising 737-800s.

SunExpress launches six routes to La Palma

SunExpress launches six routes to La Palma

SunExpress links six German airports to Spanish La Palma.

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.


SunExpress adds Frankfurt Hahn as its 11th destination in Germany from Izmir

SunExpress adds Frankfurt Hahn as its 11th destination in Germany from Izmir

SunExpress launches thrice-weekly flights from Izmir Airport to Frankfurt Hahn Airport.

SunExpress launches one domestic and one international route from İzmir

SunExpress launches one domestic and one international route from İzmir

SunExpress connects Izmir Airport with both Batman Airport in Turkey and Oslo Airport in Norway.

SunExpress connects Stockholm Arlanda to seventh Turkish destination

SunExpress connects Stockholm Arlanda to seventh Turkish destination

SunExpress launches flights from Izmir to Stockholm Arlanda; last served in summer 2010.


SunExpress increases connectivity from Izmir

SunExpress increases connectivity from Izmir

SunExpress launches flights from Izmir to both Strasbourg and Bremen.

SunExpress launches new route to Sharm El Sheikh from Munich

SunExpress launches new route to Sharm El Sheikh from Munich

SunExpress now flies from Munich in Germany to Sharm El-Sheikh on Egypt’s Red Sea coast.

New airline routes launched (29 March - 4 April 2011)

New airline routes launched (29 March – 4 April 2011)

The second phase of the start of the summer scheduling season has brought almost 130 further routes. Again, we have the analysis, pictures, downloadable spreadsheet – and cakes! Which two Mexican routes were picked up, having been unserved after the demise of Mexicana? Which Asian national carrier added its third Australian route? And which European […]


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 […]

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 27 April - Monday 3 May):

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 27 April – Monday 3 May):

A staggering 118 new routes in 46 of the world’s countries have been launched in the last week. We have all the information about them, along with pictures of the cakes and celebrations. Read about the routes launched to and from 26 European countries, Australia, Bermuda, Canada, China, Egypt, Hong Kong, Israel, India, Japan, Kuwait, […]

SunExpress: Booming Lufthansa/Turkish JV grew 32% in 2009!  Will it grow by frequency or routes in 2010?

SunExpress: Booming Lufthansa/Turkish JV grew 32% in 2009! Will it grow by frequency or routes in 2010?

A rapidly growing carrier based in Turkey? Is it Turkish Airlines? Is it Pegasus? No it’s SunExpress. And the carrier plans to grow a further 25% this year. Which are its biggest Turkish bases?