Interesting that msn 777 and 781 is going to DHL as freighters. It was expected they will go to Onur Air. What happened?Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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://...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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 ...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
Turkish Airlines has started to phase out Airbus A340. First one, famous TC-JDM, has already no titles.
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TK787 wrote:Flightradar24 error. Turkish Cargo is still at IST. Jump to postHey 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??
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...Jump to post
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 ...Jump to post
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.Jump to post
TK787 wrote:Could you share a link? Very interesting numbers. Jump to postLooking 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%.
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...Jump to post
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 ...Jump to post
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 ...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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 ...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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 ...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post