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A Turkish A330-300 in Dusseldorf (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Fabian Behr)

Turkish Continues Efforts to Keep Istanbul as a Global Hub

Turkish Airlines, the flag carrier for Turkey, flies to more countries than any other airline in the world. With destinations in over 110 nations, the airline continues its efforts to make Istanbul a global hub for travel to Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. However, unlike some global airlines, Turkish is attempting to solidify Istanbul as a hub of choice by operating to under-served airports in the continent instead of just the common tourist destinations, allowing it to increase…

Turkish Airlines Signs Agreement For 25 Airbus A350-900 Aircraft

Turkish Airlines has signed a provisional agreement with Airbus for 25 A350-900 aircraft. The Turkish flag carrier signed the agreement on Friday during a visit by Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan to Paris. The provisional agreement, the terms of which are currently under negotiation, was signed by Erdogan at an event…

How the U.S. Visa Ban Could Create Issues for Turkish…

As announced last week, there will no longer be visa services between the United States and Turkey, effectively creating a travel ban between the two nations for both U.S. and Turkish citizens. Despite these measures, Turkish Airlines said that this visa spat will not affect passengers transiting in Istanbul, which…

Turkish Airlines Lifted Of Electronic Device Ban for Flights to…

Turkish Airlines has announced on July 4 that the ban on electronic devices on flights to the United States for the airline has been lifted. The update was provided to the public on Twitter, but did not give any further details. The United States currently has banned laptops in the…