Domestic flights within Turkey increase

Data released by the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK) show that domestic flights from within Turkey have increased nearly 10 percent. The quarterly report shows that in the second quarter of 2012 there were a total of 14.6 million Turkish passengers travelling within Turkey, up 9.1 percent when compared with the same period of 2011. The … Continue reading

Turkish Airlines receives growth award

Turkey’s national air carrier, Turkish Airlines, has been rewarded for a stellar performance with the ‘Best Growth’ award by an international asset managing company. The 2011 East Capital Awards held in Stockholm saw Turkish Airlines recognised for their performance, being one of Europe’s Fasted growing airlines in recent years. A statement on the East Capital … Continue reading

British Airlines want to benefit from flights via Turkey

A British Airlines official has said that the company is looking to boost the number of transit flights that the carrier takes via Istanbul. Gavin Halliday, general manager of the company’s Europe and Africa operations said: “Not only has the number of people visiting Turkey increased, the number of transit passengers has reached a great … Continue reading