According to Ugur Cebeci's today's article in Hurriyet, Turkish Airlines plans to open new destinations to the following cities in the near future; Seattle, Orlando, Las Vegas, Tokyo (Haneda), Shenzhen, Phnom Penh. Article link in Turkish: http://www.hurriyet.com.tr/yazarlar/ugur-cebeci/yeni-ucusla...Jump to post
MSN 260 (HU) active at the delivery center (delivered to HX on 12/31/18) MSN 282 (JJ#11) maintenance engine run and taxi test MSN 328 (SQ#39-regional) on its delivery flight as SQ8895. #297. #62 in 2019. #2 in August MSN 334 (CZ#2) new engine run MSN 343 (JL#3) initial engine run Between HX/HU also...Jump to post
TK will be sponsoring Argentinian football club River Plate. http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/turkis ... ate-145485 starting this year It's been a while since TK last sponsored Football club.Jump to post
According to routes online TK is expanding SIN flight to 11 weekly by July 2020 the new TK 22/23 will also see the 787 https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/ai ... urkish-airJump to post
Has the financial situation with HX gotten worse when will these 3 fly home ( contractually delivered ) with a further 3 LN 270 283 299 not far behind ? Also is this rubbing off onto CA and HU ?
Is LN 282 been taken up by LATAM or is this another one going to QR ?
What is the delay with HX MNS 246 251 and 260 Also Qatar has six lagging behind with two production testing making 8 in total they could've taken delivery by now ? How accurate is this site https://sites.google.com/site/a350xwbproduction/deliveries showing 239 total deliveries vs 242 quoted by Anet ...Jump to post
How many EY frames are to be built this year ? From this https://sites.google.com/site/a350xwbproduction/production-list .I can see two but there's about 24 LN slots with missing information i wonder if a airline like TK can take up EY slots after the first two EY frames and convert these into the 3...Jump to post
TK carries 75 MIL passengers for 2018 up 10% from the previous year if 2019 continues with similar growth we should see 83+ MIL this year. https://www.aa.com.tr/en/economy/turkis ... 18/1361264Jump to post
Happy new year to everyone here.
TK787 Thank you for keeping these threads going year by year, 2019 is going to be exciting times for Turkish aviation, I too look forward for the 787 and 350 arrivals this year and hope this year we see some metal here in MEL or SYD .
Here is a clip of the new IST airport ( In Turkish ) apparently 95% complete let's see if remaining 5% is complete by late October https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rz1A3vDoSAsJump to post
As mentioned on the 737 Max Production/ Delivery Thread the first MAX 8 TC-LCA is on it's way to IST https://www.flightradar24.com/THY6830/1d89f538Jump to post
TK announced IST DPS from July 2019: TK066 IST DPS 0120 1930 TK067 DPS IST 2100 0520+1 Initially to be flows thrice weekly, but soon thereafter, in August, going daily. This flight has been announced as A333, but at 6400 miles that surely seems longish. Could this be A332 or is this just a placehol...Jump to post
Looks like TK's order for 25 A359 finally hit the books with Airbus https://www.airbus.com/aircraft/market/ ... eries.htmlJump to post
Turkish Airlines eyes Asia, Americas for New Airport growth In an interview with Business Travel News last month, Eksi said that, free from the growth constraints of the current Istanbul Atatürk Airport, Turkish Airlines would target India primarily followed by China, Canada, and South America. &quo...Jump to post
Thanks TK787 for keeping these threads going month after month. Any news on TK firming up the A350 order? Also it was mentioned a few months back TK was exercising the 5 options on the 787 order, Does anyone here have any info and someone mentioned here a while back is YVR a likely starter for TK th...Jump to post
Congrats to TK and to both A and B I also wonder if out of the 25 for Airbus some ULR models for Australia ? Would the 35K fit with TK or is it to big ? And with the B team would some 787-10 models fit also ? Is TK looking for longer range or more bums on seats ?Jump to post
Turkish market grows 11% in 2017, bouncing above the records of 2015; Istanbul accounts for 50% of traffic; Antalya leads net passenger growth Turkey is a favourite among anna.aero’s number crunchers, not only because of its luscious beaches and dynamic culture (one of our data elves has been there ...Jump to post
According to Wikipedia the deal with Airbus looks firm and the 787 LOI is only for 10 787-8 WTF?
Here is the link https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkish_Airlines
Thoughts comments ?
TK787 Thanks for another great year and also thanks to everyone here for keeping us informed. 2018 sounds very exciting year for TK and Turkish aviation with the new IST Airport and as mentioned TK to order A350/787/ this year we hope ? I also hope 2018 will be the year for TK to launch flights to M...Jump to post
The new cargo 77F will replace 747 freighter services at these destinations Turkish Airlines Cargo recently filed planned Boeing 777 Freighter operation, set to enter service this month. Based on the airline’s schedule listing for the month of December 2017, planned 777 Freighter operations as follo...Jump to post
As LAXintl mentioned don't write off MEL, For those who are not aware Melbourne is a large multicultural city with a large Eastern Europe population that TK can feed thru it's network. The 3rd largest Greek community outside of Greece and even the Turkish community is growing here lots moving down f...Jump to post
Lately a lot of rumours regarding TK ordering A350, 787 and 747 8.i It has been mentioned in the past but wait TK is coming to Sydney again this time in 2018 same article mentions Mexico City as well although no sure when ? Now i don't know if this is coming from the horses mouth or A** here is the ...Jump to post
In regards to cargo as LAXintl has mentioned above here is a little more info https://theloadstar.co.uk/wp-content/up ... -Cargo.pdf
So the Chinese market is helping the growth.
TK will be sponsoring Indy Eleven Football league http://www.turkishamericannews.com/turk ... tball-sideJump to post
I wonder if the recent laptop/tablet bans has something to do with this ? http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-a ... SKBN16U2B1
Is it to slowdown/stop the growth of TK EK QR EY etc etc
Is US carriers behind this ?
Or is it Mr Trump ?
Not sure if it has been mentioned here looks like TK is expanding it's cargo OPS http://aviationtribune.com/airlines/europe/turkish-airlines-establish-new-cargo-route-avinor-oslo-airport/ My question with the recent news of TK getting two 77F in the mix. 1. Is TK looking to open new markets that cur...Jump to post
As always thanks again TK787,
Seems like TK is looking to lease 8 332 frames I'm guessing these are the mongrel breed one's here is the link http://www.chinaaviationdaily.com/news/58/58531.html
Thanks again TK787 for a new Thread, IST new 3rd airport the terminal building taking shape https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-CwMu39OvtQ Also some latest views here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4f4DCe0GjeI The foundations of the 90 metre control tower has begun http://www.dha.com.tr/dhavideogaleri...Jump to post
Thanks again TK787 for keeping these threads going month to month also a big thank you to TK105 for the details and photos of the new IST airport. My question it seems ( as mentioned by KarelXWB above ) that these Skymark A333 are on the move quicker than expected ? I thought they are all due 2017 o...Jump to post
Thanks again TK787 for another thread , Turkish Airlines eyes 5th Freedom Indonesia-Australia routes I know these rumours have been in talks for years now but here is the latest news http://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/ ... lia-routes On another note please bring back the old site much better and...Jump to post
First flight to <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> <acronym title="Air Tanzania">TC</acronym>-JJN did the honours <a href="http://airwaysnews.com/blog/2016/05/16/turkish-airlines-begins-se...Jump to post
Thanks for another thread TK787 <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> took delivery of A330-243F <acronym title="Air Tanzania">TC</acronym>-JOV <a href="http://www.skyliner-aviation.de/regdb.main?LC=nav4&page=2" target="_blank">http://www.skyliner-aviation.de/regdb.main?LC=nav4&page...Jump to post
Looks like the numbers for <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> keep growing considering tensions in the region Passenger numbers for Turkish Airlines surged sharply in the first quarter of 2016 despite rising geopolitical tensions in the region, a stock exchange filing report showed April...Jump to post
Here is another special livery for <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> this one is promoting UEFA EU<acronym title="Tarom (Romania)">RO</acronym> 2016 <a href="http://aa.com.tr/en/sports/turkish-airlines-euro-2016-plane-heads-for-paris/554245" target="_blank">http://aa.com.tr/en/sports/tu...Jump to post
TK has signed a code share agreement with <acronym title="Hawaiian Airlines (USA)">HA</acronym> from <acronym title="Osaka - Kansai International (KIX / RJBB), Japan">KIX</acronym> here is the link <a href="http://tradearabia.com/news/TTN_299688.html" target="_blank">http://tradearabia.com/news/TTN_...Jump to post
<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TKA380" class="quote" target="_blank">TKA380</a> (<a href="#191" class="quote">Reply 191</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Here is the lis...Jump to post
<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TK787" class="quote" target="_blank">TK787</a> (<a href="#61" class="quote">Reply 61</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> After reading your ...Jump to post