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by Yakamoz
Mon Jul 08, 2019 4:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation July 2019
Replies: 127
Views: 12352

Re: Turkish Aviation July 2019

TK787 wrote:
I just ordered a t-shirt for my first Turkish Airlines 787-900 flight :bouncy:
https://photos.app.goo.gl/SThoGci4DsipLyvt7
Amazing! I want to see a selfie with you in this t-shirt and or course the dreamliner. :)

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by Yakamoz
Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A330 and A340 Write-off/Retirement/Scrap Thread - 2019
Replies: 92
Views: 25875

Re: A330 and A340 Write-off/Retirement/Scrap Thread - 2019

Interesting that msn 777 and 781 is going to DHL as freighters. It was expected they will go to Onur Air. What happened?

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by Yakamoz
Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkey President Erdogan " TK Will Buy 100 Boeing Jets"
Replies: 53
Views: 14267

Re: Turkey President Erdogan " TK Will Buy 100 Boeing Jets"

If I understand the president's words, he speaks of existing orders and not new orders. TK is even not in condition to buy 100 more jets with Turkish economy going down. Last May domestic traffic went down by 20%. Open TK deliveries; 24 + 5 Boeing 787-9 54 Boeing 737-8 Max 9 Boeing 737-9 Max 3 Boein...

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by Yakamoz
Tue Jul 02, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation July 2019
Replies: 127
Views: 12352

Re: Turkish Aviation July 2019

Inaugural postponed to July 9 according to airlineroute. Highly likely it will be postponed more. Is this information/rumor still valid? I actually tried to locate it at AirlineRoute (RoutesOnLine) yesterday, but couldn't. BTW, I am referring to the inagural flight of TK's first 789 Dreamliner to T...

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by Yakamoz
Tue Jul 02, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation July 2019
Replies: 127
Views: 12352

Re: Turkish Aviation July 2019

According to my understanding, LH and XQ have a codeshare agreement since December 2018. Therefore XQ overtook MUC-ESB and MUC-ADB flights.

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by Yakamoz
Mon Jul 01, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation July 2019
Replies: 127
Views: 12352

Re: Turkish Aviation July 2019

Inaugural postponed to July 9 according to airlineroute. Highly likely it will be postponed more.

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by Yakamoz
Wed Jun 26, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2019
Replies: 230
Views: 22955

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2019

TK having a questionnaire to name the first TK 787; too bad "TK787" is not one of the options :) https://twitter.com/hashtag/RüyaGibi?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1143501683747708928&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.airporthaber.com%2Fthy-haberleri%2Fthyd...

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by Yakamoz
Sun Jun 23, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What happened to WOW's fleet after it Collapsed?
Replies: 14
Views: 5544

Re: What happened to WOW's fleet after it Collapsed?

Current status from what I can see: A320: TF-BRO - planned to Spirit as N697NK (owned by Avolon) TF-SIS - planned to Spirit as N698NK, (owned by Avolon) A20N: TF-NEO - Delivered Vistara as VT-TNN A321: TF-CAT - Planned to Air Canada Rouge. TF-DOG - Planned to Air Canada Rouge.. TF-MOM - Delivered A...

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by Yakamoz
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2019
Replies: 230
Views: 22955

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2019

Some updates on Canada/Turkey Air Service Agreement negotiations; For YVR IST 3 weekly flights proposed by Canadian CAA to THY and it is up to THY to accept it or not, it was 2 weekly last week, one more flight increased, I hope THY accepts this, THY request to add additional frequency to YYZ and Y...

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by Yakamoz
Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2019
Replies: 230
Views: 22955

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2019

Canadian Civil Aviation Authority offered 2 slots per week for YVR IST It is up to TK to accept it now TK’s request for additional slots at Toronto and Montreal was declined I sincerely hope TK goes forward with Vancouver launch, it will be a good start for a new beginning Interesting! May you shar...

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by Yakamoz
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2019
Replies: 230
Views: 22955

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2019

As I understood, ex-WOW Air A333s got the same seats as ex-Skymark ones have? No, ex Wow A333s got C27Y318 cabin configuration. ex Skymark A333s have C40Y265. And which seats? Same as were in WOW Air? Oh my God! Will they be replaced later? Are these aicraft planned to fly also outside Turkey? Acco...

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by Yakamoz
Tue Jun 04, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2019
Replies: 230
Views: 22955

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2019

A321Lufthansa wrote:
As I understood, ex-WOW Air A333s got the same seats as ex-Skymark ones have?
No, ex Wow A333s got C27Y318 cabin configuration.
ex Skymark A333s have C40Y265.

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by Yakamoz
Fri May 24, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation May 2019
Replies: 171
Views: 20166

Re: Turkish Aviation May 2019

From where do you have the information that all A320s coming from Avion Express? kokpit.aero and airlinehaber "Bu yıl Antalya’ya 3.7 milyon gibi rekor bir sayıda koltuk kapasitesi sunan SunExpress, Litvanyalı Avion Express ile bu yaz sezonu için gerçekleştirdiği kiralama anlaşması çerçevesinde...

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by Yakamoz
Fri May 24, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation May 2019
Replies: 171
Views: 20166

Re: Turkish Aviation May 2019

SunExpress is operating its first A320 today. It has hired 11 A320 from Avion Express for this summer and is expanding to 84 planes. I suppose the crew is wet leased? How else are they able to find so many airbus pilots in a short time and lose them again after the planes return? https://external-a...

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by Yakamoz
Mon Apr 29, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation April 2019
Replies: 162
Views: 19064

Re: Turkish Aviation April 2019

I am surprised that nobody mentioned this yet but according to sources, Sun Express has leased a B747 Jumbo!!! The first 747 for commercial ops in Turkish history? They are to start operations next week, between Antalya and German destinations. Only some flights are planned. However it will get dif...

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by Yakamoz
Mon Apr 22, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation April 2019
Replies: 162
Views: 19064

Re: Turkish Aviation April 2019

I thought TK is flying to Usak regularly?

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by Yakamoz
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation April 2019
Replies: 162
Views: 19064

Re: Turkish Aviation April 2019

AtlasGlobal is soon taking delivery of their 2nd A330 and are awaiting 2 more in the coming months. They are also expected to take another 4 of TK after the summer season. The total fleet of A330 is set to be 10 aircraft. They are aiming to use these aircraft for the Chinese market. Source: http://...

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by Yakamoz
Tue Mar 26, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation March 2019
Replies: 158
Views: 18843

Re: Turkish Aviation March 2019

HeyTK wrote:
How many more A321N will TK receive in the future?
5 delivered, 87 on order

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by Yakamoz
Wed Mar 13, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation March 2019
Replies: 158
Views: 18843

Re: Turkish Aviation March 2019

I highly doubt that. In other news, TK to start Istanbul new airport-Bali?? Before the move?? 17 July 2019 the flight starts. It was written on airlineroute last year. I checked the bookings are open. Strange that they make it sound like "very soon". I know it start 3 x W in July then wil...

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by Yakamoz
Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation March 2019
Replies: 158
Views: 18843

Re: Turkish Aviation March 2019

Is there even very, very slight chance that TK has interest in the six A380 Lufthansa is going to sell in 2-3 years? I highly doubt that. In other news, TK to start Istanbul new airport-Bali?? Before the move?? 17 July 2019 the flight starts. It was written on airlineroute last year. I checked the ...

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by Yakamoz
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation March 2019
Replies: 158
Views: 18843

Re: Turkish Aviation March 2019

In Pegasus shareholder presentation it is clearly written about the fleet; 46 B737-800 (1 left in 2019, 3 owned, 16 financial lease, 27 operational lease) 1 B737-400 (operated by Air Manas, Pegasus is 49%-shareholder, aircraft owned) 12 A320ceo (all operational lease) 23 A320neo (1 arrived 1st March...

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by Yakamoz
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation February 2019
Replies: 210
Views: 23263

Re: Turkish Aviation February 2019

TK13 IST 0940 - 1335 LAX
TK14 LAX 1655 - 1600+1 IST

I think the flight was 4 or 5 weekly. It could be that the flight number changed to TK75/76.

Edit: LAXintl was faster ;)

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by Yakamoz
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation February 2019
Replies: 210
Views: 23263

Re: Turkish Aviation February 2019

TC-JPG (soon going to Bamboo) and all 6 TC-JU* series 320s will leave fleet this year, probably 3rd or 4th quarter 2019. After this transaction, TK will only have financial leased A320s.

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by Yakamoz
Wed Jan 30, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation - January 2019
Replies: 189
Views: 22534

Re: Turkish Aviation - January 2019

TS-IOR wrote:
Just heard that TK is starting Djerba DJE, Tunisia as of February 9 at the frequency of 4 times a week. Service will sure cater for the demand from Western Libya.
Never read about this? What is the source for that?

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by Yakamoz
Mon Jan 28, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation - January 2019
Replies: 189
Views: 22534

Re: Turkish Aviation - January 2019

https://twitter.com/AnalystTK/status/10 ... 9075201025
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Turkish Airlines has started to phase out Airbus A340. First one, famous TC-JDM, has already no titles.

https://twitter.com/AnalystTK/status/10 ... 9075201025

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by Yakamoz
Sat Jan 26, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Antalya airport hit by a tornado
Replies: 27
Views: 4582

Re: Antalya airport hit by a tornado

Onur Air Airbus A321 TC-OEB and Corendon Boeing 737 Max 8 TC-MKS has been damaged AFAIK.

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by Yakamoz
Thu Jan 10, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation - January 2019
Replies: 189
Views: 22534

Re: Turkish Aviation - January 2019

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/tc-joo
Flightradar24 error. Turkish Cargo is still at IST.
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TK787 wrote:
Hey folks, I just came across this yesterday randomly.
I spotted TC-JOO TK's 332F, doing a HEL-ISL flight. When I look I see it did a bunch of ISL flights. Is this a glitch, any ideas??
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/tc-joo
Flightradar24 error. Turkish Cargo is still at IST.

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by Yakamoz
Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation December 2018
Replies: 147
Views: 16513

Re: Turkish Aviation December 2018

This history around this new airport goes crazy. Unbelivable. Stressing people to finish, many workers died because of this and the end of the story: posponed from October to March (!!!). I see October 2019. Wasn't there elections in March?

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by Yakamoz
Fri Dec 14, 2018 4:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation December 2018
Replies: 147
Views: 16513

Re: Turkish Aviation December 2018

Looks like TKs first Max 9 TC-LYA comes in late Jan or February according to this source . Does anyone what configuration they will have? Are they getting long range tanks like the 900ERs ? I have no information but I assume yes. Very good choice of registration as B739s have TC-JY*. Why has A321-2...

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by Yakamoz
Sun Dec 02, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation December 2018
Replies: 147
Views: 16513

Re: Turkish Aviation December 2018

HeyTK wrote:
How many Max 8 is TK going to receive this year? Is TC-LCE and LCG the last 2 left?
LCE is delivered. LCG should be the last one for this year.

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by Yakamoz
Sun Dec 02, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation December 2018
Replies: 147
Views: 16513

Re: Turkish Aviation December 2018

Atlasglobals first A330 went out for a test flight at MEX a day ago. Airbus A330-203 700 TC- AtlasGlobal air-test at MEX 29nov18, EI-reg, full cs prior delivery ex EI-GEX I saw two Atlas hybrid painted 330´s the other day in AYT, but these don't appear in their fleetlist. These two was leased from ...

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by Yakamoz
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation December 2018
Replies: 147
Views: 16513

Re: Turkish Aviation December 2018

Line numbers for the first 6 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners of Turkish Airlines are out;

1. LN 865
2. LN 873
3. LN 879
4. LN 883
5. LN 897
6. LN 899

All will be delivered in 2019.

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by Yakamoz
Mon Nov 26, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation November 2018
Replies: 117
Views: 15014

Re: Turkish Aviation November 2018

TC-ACM B744 Freighter of ACT leased to Saudia, is also back in the air after an incident at Frankfurt in September.

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by Yakamoz
Thu Nov 22, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation November 2018
Replies: 117
Views: 15014

Re: Turkish Aviation November 2018

Turkish Airlines has ordered 3 Boeing 777-200LRF more. Delivery planned for September 2019 and January/February 2020. With this order, number of 777 freighters will increase to 8. Turkish Airlines has at the moment 4 777F, one more will be delivered soon.

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by Yakamoz
Tue Nov 06, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation November 2018
Replies: 117
Views: 15014

Re: Turkish Aviation November 2018

There is an article on ch-aviation.ch for pro members which is saying Onur Air will buy Small Planet Germany. Has anyone access to full article?

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by Yakamoz
Mon Nov 05, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation November 2018
Replies: 117
Views: 15014

Re: Turkish Aviation November 2018

FCO and LGW flights from ESB, which has been announced, are available until end of March 2019. Very bad.

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by Yakamoz
Thu Oct 25, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation October 2018
Replies: 130
Views: 15898

Re: Turkish Aviation October 2018

TK787 wrote:
Looking at the latest ANKER report for Sept YoY pax numbers, Istanbul airports see small gains whereas AYT and DLM are both up 18%. But ESB is down 10%, why is that? Also AtlasGlobal pax numbers are down 35%.
Could you share a link? Very interesting numbers.

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by Yakamoz
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation September 2018
Replies: 176
Views: 18037

Re: Turkish Aviation September 2018

B748 VQ-BSK landed at SAW today. Looks like the rumors true. Well, it is there and parked near the TK Technic. Let's see what happens now. http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e329/bonbonturc/Screen%20Shot%202018-09-11%20at%205.04.04%20PM.png http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e329/bonbonturc/Screen%20...

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by Yakamoz
Thu Aug 23, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation August 2018
Replies: 171
Views: 17916

Re: Turkish Aviation August 2018

TK is splitting their IST-SGN-HAN and IST-HAN-SGN routes to serve both destinations non stop. There is also a big frequency boost going from 7 flights per week to Vietnam to almost double daily. (HAN operating 6 weekly and SGN daily) All flights operated by A330. If TK can run mutliple services to ...

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by Yakamoz
Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation August 2018
Replies: 171
Views: 17916

Re: Turkish Aviation August 2018

MeCe wrote:
Regarding to 787 order, IAD, ATL and MIA will get AUG 2019 new birds. Dallas, Denver and Seattle will be new destinations.
It think this is from internal source? Because no schedule or announcement until now.

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by Yakamoz
Tue Aug 07, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation August 2018
Replies: 171
Views: 17916

Re: Turkish Aviation August 2018

Turkey Crisis Deepens as Sanctions Threat Sends Lira to Low https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-08-06/turkey-crisis-deepens-as-sanctions-threat-sends-lira-to-new-low The Turkish Lira has hit another record low versus the US dollar and Euro. This can hardly be good for Turkish Airlines and ...

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by Yakamoz
Thu Aug 02, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation August 2018
Replies: 171
Views: 17916

Re: Turkish Aviation August 2018

What is the possibility that TK move 1 daily JFK to EWR instead of 4 daily New York (JFK/EWR)?

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by Yakamoz
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation August 2018
Replies: 171
Views: 17916

Re: Turkish Aviation August 2018

The only and latest rumors I have heard about Turkish Cargo, leasing out 332Fs: They have shaken hands with MNG Cargo for 2 frames. But nothing solid yet, no declarations to KAP, etc. I really can not understand this action. Cargo is going very well, why leasing out? TK is one of the biggest A330 o...

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by Yakamoz
Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation July 2018
Replies: 119
Views: 12001

Re: Turkish Aviation July 2018

This should be interesting :) Slyvia Hoeks (from Blade Runner 2049) to be in TK's new ad to be directed by Ridley Scott. http://www.airkule.com/haber/THY-NIN-YENI-YUZU-BELLI-OLDU/31015 Also she is slated to play "Emanuelle" ( Slyvia Kristel) in a biopic. I'm looking forward and I can see ...

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by Yakamoz
Tue Jul 10, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation July 2018
Replies: 119
Views: 12001

Re: Turkish Aviation July 2018

Only 6 weekly Flights to HKG. New connection to Macau is ok but for sure not enough. TK is really very weak in China and India, compared to their competitors.

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by Yakamoz
Wed Jun 27, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2018
Replies: 95
Views: 9805

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2018

TK seeking loans for development of facilities at new IST: http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/turkish-airlines-in-talks-to-finance-facilities-at-new-istanbul-airport-sources-133841 Just to confirm, no Turkish Technic hangars have yet come up at the new IST, right? So, MRO will still carry on at Atatu...

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by Yakamoz
Fri Jun 15, 2018 5:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2018
Replies: 95
Views: 9805

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2018

I'm actually quite surprised that the "global market" hasn't picked up those five full freighters of EY. In regards to the new airport and global cargo gateway please don't forget that TK transports most cargo in the belly of passenger aircraft. A few more full freighters would surely be ...

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by Yakamoz
Mon May 28, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation May 2018
Replies: 108
Views: 10949

Re: Turkish Aviation May 2018

Turkish Technic has joined Boeing's Global Fleet Care Supplier network. What this means is that Boeing will send TK line maintenance, heavy maintenance and component service and repair work from its 60+ airline customers that contract directly from Boeing for such support. Additionally, TK and Boei...

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by Yakamoz
Fri May 25, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation May 2018
Replies: 108
Views: 10949

Re: Turkish Aviation May 2018

TK787 wrote:
Yakamoz wrote:
29 TK own: C18Y261


I think you mean TK own 333: C28 Y261 :)


My mistake, thanks. Yeah, for sure C28Y261. :)

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by Yakamoz
Fri May 25, 2018 3:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation May 2018
Replies: 108
Views: 10949

Re: Turkish Aviation May 2018

TK is taking back both A332 that went to Nordwind? Yes, both are in IST in maintenance. Also TK is showing 17 A332 now on their page, so probably 1 has already been re-registred. TK investor presentation says just for 1 year. Thank you Yakmoz for the confirmation. It was awefully short stint at Nor...

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