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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Wed Nov 21, 2012 10:52 am

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 99):
4 in 2014, 6 in 2015, 5 in 2016

This makes 15

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 99):
2 in 2013, 3 in 2014, 6 in 2015 and 5 in 2016

This makes 16
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Wed Nov 21, 2012 12:02 pm

Quoting Turkish350XWB (Reply 100):
Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 99):
4 in 2014, 6 in 2015, 5 in 2016

This makes 15

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 99):
2 in 2013, 3 in 2014, 6 in 2015 and 5 in 2016

This makes 16

You're right, the correct distribution is 4 in 2016, not 5. My bad.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Wed Nov 21, 2012 12:55 pm

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 101):
You're right, the correct distribution is 4 in 2016, not 5. My bad.

Would be nice if Airbus did the same mistake and deliver 5 aircrafts ins 2016 instead of 4. hahahha, too funny.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 7:24 am

Greetings from rainy Istanbul,
Took TK10 LAX-IST yesterday. Boy, that is some long flight, even in Comfort.
Few notes;
-Beylerbeyi -JJP was the bird took me here, in great shape. Full of pax, even in Comfort not an empty seat.
-As soon as I arrived at the TK counter I was approach by a TK personell, if I wanted to upgrade to Comfort for $300.
Finally, a nice move to sell those seats, but I told her I am already travelling Y+, she pointed me to a Y+ check-in counter.
-Nice ground crew at LAX, no lines at TSA, I loved it.
-Finally, boarding with zone system. TK actually used giant boards with the letter A, C, on them to tell people whose turn it is to board.
-Civil police officers at the gate checking passports. Persian speaking TK employee greeting Iranian pax. (tons of them)
-When finally at my seat, I realize they ask you to point to your overhead luggage one by one. I haven't seen this before.
-Still, no one warned me that the doors closed; so I still had my phone on, seatbelt not buckled. FA's as usual running back and forth, positioning folding carts.
-4 Turkish pilots today. 3 made announcements. Their English level ranged from mediocre, to one of the best I've heard from any Turk ever, both in language skills and comfort/confidence.
-Same with FA's serving, one could not hide her smile, while the other never smiled once. Seriously guys.. I took DL JFK-LAX in Y last week and you should have seen these ladies. One of them emptied the whole overhead bin of blankets and pillows so she can make room for someones bag. One of them came and insisted that the person sitting at the exit row take 2 blankets since it gets very cold during flight. All these little things add up.
-Same 2 FA's served the Comfort section, helped by one of 3 chefs. Food portions are almost 1/2 what they used to be, and mediocre food in taste and presentation. I had to beg for more wine. No service between dinner and breakfast on this 12:45 hrs. flight.
-Actually bathrooms were in good shape during the flight, and super smooth flight all the way to IST>

All and all, I am still very happy to be able to sleep most of the flight. I could not imagine what it might be like in Y.
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 10:26 am

Turkish Airlines launches flights to Kutahya, they will operate four times per week.


TK2050 IST1350 – 1450KZR 738 x246
TK2051 KZR1535 – 1635IST 738 x246
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 3:11 pm

I've just seen a post on facebook but couldn't manage to put it here.

A passenger flying from LAX to IST on a TK flight complaining about the heat of the cabin. TK replied him that the captain and cabin crew were informed and thanked him for using TK inflight-Wi Fi.
After a while, the passenger posted another message telling that a flight attendent explained him the plane is 23 degrees and it is the standart. But they will decrease it to 21 degrees.

Finally the passenger is mentioning that he is very amazed for this nice touch by TK.

Great move by TK   
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 3:26 pm

Have you guys seen this video?

http://webtv.hurriyet.com.tr/2/41599...da-eglence-boyle-goruntulendi.aspx

Islamic style Samba  
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 4:28 pm

Quoting TurkishWings (Reply 106):
Islamic style Samba

Ridiculous, fits well to Terlik Hava Yollari. They are also censoring advertisement in their magazine that shows to much leg.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 4:58 pm

Quoting emrecan (Reply 105):

I've just seen a post on facebook but couldn't manage to put it here.

A passenger flying from LAX to IST on a TK flight complaining about the heat of the cabin. TK replied him that the captain and cabin crew were informed and thanked him for using TK inflight-Wi Fi.
After a while, the passenger posted another message telling that a flight attendent explained him the plane is 23 degrees and it is the standart. But they will decrease it to 21 degrees.

Finally the passenger is mentioning that he is very amazed for this nice touch by TK.

Great move by TK   

wow - real-time feedback-adjustment-update using infight wifi while at cruising height 

... it's amazing how technology is changing our lives ... great job TK!   
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 6:00 pm

Quoting TK787 (Reply 103):
Boy, that is some long flight, even in Comfort.

Ha ha... we'll we are used to it here.

IST... 13hrs
HKG...14hrs
SYD... 15hrs

etc...

Quoting TK787 (Reply 103):
No service between dinner and breakfast on this 12:45 hrs. flight.

They have a cart of sandwiches, yogurt and other snacks available in the galley.
It should be printed on the menu.

On my last flight they had nice feta cheese pide wraps which you could help yourself to.   
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 8:15 pm

Finally I found time to put this...

Great move TK 



 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 8:53 pm

Quoting JU068 (Reply 104):

When does the flights to Kutahya start?
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 9:33 pm

Quoting Yakamoz (Reply 111):

25 Nov, which is the day after the opening date for the airport.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 9:58 pm

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 112):

Great, thanks!

Put it into THY destination start agenda;

24.11. İST-Male
25.11. İST-Kutahya
04.12. İST-Kilimanjaro-Mombasa
11.12. Sao Paulo-Buenos Aires
15.12. İST-Ouagadougou-Niamey
01.04. İST-Houston
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 10:16 pm

Quoting Yakamoz (Reply 113):
Great, thanks!

Put it into THY destination start agenda;

24.11. İST-Male
25.11. İST-Kutahya
04.12. İST-Kilimanjaro-Mombasa
11.12. Sao Paulo-Buenos Aires
15.12. İST-Ouagadougou-Niamey
01.04. İST-Houston

Already an impressive list... BTW, tried a dummy booking on skyscanner for IST-EZE and BEY-EZE... IST-EZE comes up twice the price of BEY-EZE. A clue to who they are targeting I guess.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 10:28 pm

Quoting emrecan (Reply 110):

That's cool.

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 114):
SELECTED TEXT _
User currently onlineleftyboarder From Turkey, joined Apr 2008, 448 posts, RR: 1

Well, the TK website does not know yet that they will fly to EZE.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 22, 2012 11:11 pm

Quoting ankaraflyjet (Reply 42):
Atlasjet will reinstate 6 daily IST ESB IST flights with Y, Y+ and Business Class from December 1st, 2012 bringing an end to TK's long debated monoploy on the route.

According to Airporthaber, Atlasjet's IST-ESB-IST flights have been delayed for unknown period of time...
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Fri Nov 23, 2012 4:24 am

Sunexpress will postpone 3 of 5 aircraft in SAW to AYT (1) and ADB (2).
So they give up SAW operations?!
Anothwr reason can be that the aviation departement offer THY postpone flights to SAW and THY says yes, but other airlines should do it also.
So do SXS make place for THY or is there another reason?
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Fri Nov 23, 2012 6:29 am

Pegasus has been given the green light by the Serbian authorities to operate four weekly flights between SAW and Belgrade. Tickets are already on sale, €106.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Sun Nov 25, 2012 4:01 am

Quoting TK1244 (Reply 116):

As it seems AtlasJet will use the slots at IST for introducing other routes and shift the 6 daily ESB service to SAW. Date to be advised.

SAW ESB sector is dominated by Pegasus, followed by AnadoluJet and TK. Good luck to AtlasJet who lacks the sufficient transfer from SAW to feed ESB.

This should have been a relief for TK as they are very disturbed to see competition on IST ESB leg. I hope this sector eventually sees competition.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:02 am

The list of planned destinations for TK never shrinks... They've announced Luxor, Aswan (both in Egypt), Colombo (Sri Lanka) and Salzburg (Austria) on their website now.

http://www.turkishairlines.com/tr-tr...vestor_relations/special/2012.aspx

I can't compile a list of all planned destinations now but will try as soon as I have a bit more time.

Oh, and they hope to start Oporto in 2014, double flights to Lisboa and are starting Santiago de Compostela in June 2013: http://www.cmjornal.xl.pt/detalhe/no...ia/vamos-duplicar-voos-para-lisboa

[Edited 2012-11-26 01:08:25]
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:12 am

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 120):
I can't compile a list of all planned destinations now but will try as soon as I have a bit more time.

That would be awesome.
So, total will be 6 destinations in Egypt. I wonder if MS will codeshare in some of these.
Any insights to Colombo? or the other Portuguese destinations??
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:27 am

Quoting TK787 (Reply 121):
That would be awesome.

Ok then  

A Coruna
Abha
Abuja
Al-Qassim
Asmara
Aswan
Atlanta
Boston
Buenos Aires
Caracas
Colombo
Constanta
Douala
Esfahan
Havana
Houston
Kano
Kermanshah
Kharkiv
Kilimanjaro
Krakow
Libreville
Luanda
Luxembourg
Luxor
Malta
Manila
Marseille
Mexico City
Mombasa
Montreal
Niamey
Ouagadougou
Salzburg
San Francisco
Santiago de Compostela
Tallinn
Vilnius
Yaunde

in alphabetical order  
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:36 am

Mombasa and Klimanjaro will start on 6th ;Niamey and Ouagadougou will start on 15th; Douala and Yaounde will start on 21st of December..









[Edited 2012-11-26 01:42:32]
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 12:14 pm

Loss of cabin pressure on board TC-JJK 77W enroute PVG-IST this morning. Here's the rest of the story (only in Turkish though):

http://www.hurriyet.com.tr/gundem/22016176.asp
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 6:06 pm

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 122):
Ok then  

A Coruna
Abha
Abuja
Al-Qassim
Asmara
Aswan
Atlanta
Boston
Buenos Aires
Caracas
Colombo
Constanta
Douala
Esfahan
Havana
Houston
Kano
Kermanshah
Kharkiv
Kilimanjaro
Krakow
Libreville
Luanda
Luxembourg
Luxor
Malta
Manila
Marseille
Mexico City
Mombasa
Montreal
Niamey
Ouagadougou
Salzburg
San Francisco
Santiago de Compostela
Tallinn
Vilnius
Yaunde

in alphabetical order  

All I can say is ... HOLY COW !!! Many airlines in the world would dream to have those destinations as their TOTAL route map. lol. and this is only TK's "wish list" 

I think we need to categorize these into ... "Soon to start", "In active planning/negotiations", and "Nice to have". Then "That would be awesome " 
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 6:40 pm

Quoting TurkishWings (Reply 124):
Loss of cabin pressure on board TC-JJK 77W enroute PVG-IST this morning. Here's the rest of the story (only in Turkish though):

http://www.hurriyet.com.tr/gundem/22...6.asp

For those who care about this news, the flight between ESB and IST took a staggering 1hr 20mins wheels up-wheels down   Must be one of the longest on the route...
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 7:41 pm

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 122):

That is 39 destinations... Wow ! It seems their goal is 300 destinations.

Quoting ASA (Reply 125):
All I can say is ... HOLY COW !!! Many airlines in the world would dream to have those destinations as their TOTAL route map. lol. and this is only TK's "wish list"

And imagine as soon their new airport opens and they order regional aircraft even smaller cities will become their destinations, e.g. Burgas, Timisoara, Dubrovnik to name just a few.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 8:05 pm

Well as it was reported in the other thread, Turkish Airline will be launching OPO flights while LIS will be double daily. Flights will commence in summer 2014.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 8:33 pm

Quoting ASA (Reply 125):

As Emrecan noted, Kilimanjaro, Mombasa, Niamey, Ouagadougou, Douala, Yaounde are already starting very soon.. As is Buenos Aires and Houston is formally announced and on sale now. For the rest, I think we might see Colombo or Boston soon, but the other long haul plans will have to wait until 2014. Short hauls are a different story; they might fit those into the schedule much sooner.

Incidentally, TK doesn't seem to be planning to let go of the 343s yet according to their latest presentation. They plan to boost long haul fleet from 36 to 69 in 2017. Check pp.14-15 in http://www.turkishairlines.com/downl...sentations/sunum_eylul_tr_2012.pdf
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Mon Nov 26, 2012 8:43 pm

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 122):

LCG has been discarded in favor of nearby SCQ.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Tue Nov 27, 2012 1:02 am

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 129):
Incidentally, TK doesn't seem to be planning to let go of the 343s yet according to their latest presentation.

The aircraft are for sale --

Matter of fact there is a current ongoing tender for TC-JDJ
Unfortunately there is almost no market demand for the type at the moment.

http://www.turkishairlines.com/en-fi...6141/sale-of-a340-300-with-msn-023

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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Tue Nov 27, 2012 8:05 am

I am also excited about TK opening up new destinations, however, I hope TK is able to fill them. Popular destinations like LAX, etc. is easier to fill than the 2nd or 3rd largest cities in eastern european or african countries. Can anyone comment on the loadfactor of the flights launched in 2012?
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Tue Nov 27, 2012 9:40 am

I flew with 343 Diyarbakir last week to London (J) it looked like pretty well maintained to me . Off course on the way back new 330 /300 was much better
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Tue Nov 27, 2012 1:48 pm

http://www.radikal.com.tr/Radikal.as...V3&ArticleID=1108717&CategoryID=77

A few more details from the architect involved in the new airport (Turkish only)

Apparently high speed rail connection to Taksim in 15 min.

That would be impressive but I'll believe it when I see it.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Tue Nov 27, 2012 1:54 pm

Quoting radiopolitic (Reply 134):
That would be impressive but I'll believe it when I see it.

I concur.

Quoting SCQ83 (Reply 130):
LCG has been discarded in favor of nearby SCQ.

Hadn't heard that it was officially dropped, thanks!

I started a thread on TK's recent African expansion - 6 destinations in 3 weeks. Feel free to contribute! Turkish Airlines Further Expands In Africa (by leftyboarder Nov 27 2012 in Civil Aviation)
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Tue Nov 27, 2012 2:30 pm

Quoting ankaraflyjet (Reply 119):

Reliable sources say that TK did very active lobbying to have the AtlasJet plan shelved to operate between IST and ESB. Too bad from competition standpoint but TK is having a very strong say in Turkish CAA and this is not good. All parties should be treated equal, I wonder where this stands against the EU legislatives on competition.

TK is also abusing its dominant role to its favor on other issues as well (i.e. you cannot check in luggage from a domestic to international connection unless it is with TK or *A even if this is booked on single ticket that involves two differnt arlines (i.e. ESB IST on TK onward to IST LHR with BA) TK is makig it operationally favorable for itself and posing an unfair competitionon on this issue too.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Tue Nov 27, 2012 3:37 pm

Quoting ankaraflyjet (Reply 136):
I wonder where this stands against the EU legislatives on competition.

Does not really matter does it as Turkey is not a member of the EU.

With Turkish state still 49% involved with THY and various ministries still providing oversight its no surprise the CAA would look out for TK as well.

Remember back only a few years ago, slot coordination in Turkey was essentially handled by TK under DHMI name so the entities historically have been very close.

Quoting ankaraflyjet (Reply 136):
TK is makig it operationally favorable for itself and posing an unfair competitionon on this issue too.

There is no requirement in the world that says an airline must interline bags. Interline agreements are voluntary, and if TK chooses not transfer a bag to BA, well that is fully at is discretion.
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Tue Nov 27, 2012 4:22 pm

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 129):
TK doesn't seem to be planning to let go of the 343s yet according to their latest presentation. They plan to boost long haul fleet from 36 to 69 in 2017. Check pp.14-15 in http://www.turkishairlines.com/downl...2.pdf

The tables on pages 14-15 indicate another couple of interesting details:

* TK plans to induct 20 rather than 15 B77Ws, so that means that 5 options will definitely be exercised.
* the 2 leased A332s TC-JNF and TC-JNG will eventually leave the fleet, but not before 2017
* the widebody fleet will as good as double from its current size
* another narrow body order is in the pipeline for 2014 and onwards deliveries, as current plans actually call for the narrow body fleet to slightly drop in size after 2014
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Wed Nov 28, 2012 11:24 am

Quoting HB-IWC (Reply 138):
* another narrow body order is in the pipeline for 2014 and onwards deliveries, as current plans actually call for the narrow body fleet to slightly drop in size after 2014

This order may come even this year. Due to airporthaber TK is planning an order of 100 narrowbodies.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:43 pm

Another TK website classic: Go the the Swiss one and you will see advertisment for Switzerland--> Buenos Aires. When you try to search for flights it just doesnot work... Maybe because there is no good connection... It is time TK transfers IT from the basement into a serious department.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:48 pm

Quoting Turkish350XWB (Reply 140):
Another TK website classic: Go the the Swiss one and you will see advertisment for Switzerland--> Buenos Aires. When you try to search for flights it just doesnot work... Maybe because there is no good connection... It is time TK transfers IT from the basement into a serious department.

I wonder why they can't manage the website like so many other airlines can...

Anyway, interesting news: AC starting flights to IST on June 4th, 2013, subject to gov't approval. 3 times per week, 763ER. Here's a story, which seems credible enough: http://www.sacbee.com/2012/11/29/501...ada-plans-major-international.html
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 29, 2012 3:18 pm

Flights to SCQ in Spain are already loaded (3 weekly) for S13... starting May 21.

It will be Turkish's 6th destination in Spain after MAD, BCN, VLC, AGP and BIO.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 29, 2012 3:42 pm

Quoting leftyboarder (Reply 141):
Anyway, interesting news: AC starting flights to IST on June 4th, 2013, subject to gov't approval. 3 times per week, 763ER. Here's a story, which seems credible enough:

Good news, some more competition. And maybe the first step for the canadian authorities to allow more flights.

Quoting SCQ83 (Reply 142):
Flights to SCQ in Spain are already loaded (3 weekly) for S13... starting May 21.

Loaded to where? Strange they chose Santiago de Compostela and not La Coruna.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 29, 2012 4:03 pm

Quoting Turkish350XWB (Reply 143):

IST-SCQ loaded to Amadeus. TK already stated a few months ago that they wanted to start flights to SCQ over LCG.

LCG was supposed to be a tag from BIO (IST-BIO-LCG), because of short runway limitations and probably market demand. SCQ runway has no limitations (there are direct flights to CCS in summer, and Aerolineas used to fly there to EZE) and it is a busier airport (LCG has less than 1M PAX VS 2.5M of SCQ). SCQ is only one hour away by motorway from any other major city in the region (including Inditex's - Zara - HQ in A Coruña area) and it is the major tourist destination in Galicia.

From a demand point of view it is located in the center of the region, so it will likely serve the Center (SCQ), the North (LCG) and the South (VGO). That is the same logic of Ryanair, Easyjet or Aer Lingus flying there instead of LCG/VGO, you serve the whole region from one airport or you just serve 1 area (North or South) from their respective airports. The only connections that work from LCG/VGO are the busy routes to MAD or BCN (and CDG with AF from VGO but there is a Peugeot-Citroen factory in the city... so that certainly explains that flight).
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 29, 2012 4:08 pm

Airblue used Ankara's Etimesgut Airport as a techstop on their first A340 flight return leg from Manchester to Islamabad, not sure if its going to be a regular feature for some flights due to weather or weight issues, did not know Ankara had another airport, who flies there?
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 29, 2012 4:51 pm

Turkey is a county with an amazing number of fields. Ankara has 4.

LTAB = Ankara Guvercinlik
LTAC = Ankara Esenboga Intl
LTAD = Ankara Etimesgut
LTAE = Ankara Akinci


Use of Etimesgut is a bit odd however as the field is air base. While civil operations are allowed its more general aviation or flight school activity, not commercial airliners.
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 29, 2012 6:04 pm

Quoting Turkish350XWB (Reply 143):
And maybe the first step for the canadian authorities to allow more flights.

Exactly,
The article says "pending government approval."
AC can fly 763s to Istanbul from Toronto, and TK can get daily flights to YYZ and maybe YUL with 77Ws.
 
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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

Thu Nov 29, 2012 7:16 pm

TK CEO says order for 100 narrowbodies could come by the end of the year, or early 2013.

They are looking at the usual Airbus/Boeing models and also the Bombardier C-series. Delivery would be 2015-2017.

Also he reiterated the focus right now is frequency versus capacity on the longhaul network with the 777 deemed "big enough", so TK is backing off from the 748 or A380. Looking to make all its longhaul routes daily and go double daily on some like Chicago and Hong Kong.

And regarding LH-TK tie up, he says they are open to all levels of cooperation but its still in the early stage of talks. Turkish finance minister also said they are examining possibility of a equity investment.

Story:
http://www.businessweek.com/news/201...-narrow-body-jets-to-boost-network

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RE: Turkish Aviation November 2012

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