Turkish Airlines said it plans to postpone dozens of Airbus and Boeing narrow-body jets as it contends with a turbulent travel market following terror attacks in Istanbul and Europe. The carrier is delaying deliveries of 39 of the upgraded single-aisle planes originally scheduled for 2018 to 2020, the company said in a filing at the […]
Boeing is set to deliver a record number of airplanes this year to Turkey’s flag-carrier Turkish Airlines, the latter said in a written statement on April 29. In total, the carrier will receive the delivery of six 777-300ERs and 20 Next-Generation 737-800s over the course of 2016, according to the statement.“Turkish Airlines is one of […]
The US aerospace and defence company Boeing expects orders for its commercial aircraft from Turkey this year, a senior company executive said on Monday. The aircraft manufacturer expects a growth in orders from the Middle East to top 6 per cent – beating the global average – despite the decline in oil prices. “In the […]
Turkish Airlines is in talks with banks to raise up to $3 billion in loans for financing the purchase of Airbus and Boeing aircraft to be delivered in 2016, according to three sources. The Airbus aircraft financing will be 85 percent guaranteed by the European Export Credit Agency (EECA), while the financing for the Boeing […]
Surprise! We lost your luggage. Surprise! Your tray table is broken. While it seems like most airline surprises end in disappointment, a few bold airlines are delighting passengers every day with pleasing perks to make flying just a little better. Some—like traditional sweets on Turkish Airlines and lounge access on Porter Airlines—are available regardless of […]
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Boeing and Turkish Airlines today finalized an order for 15 additional 737 MAX 8s, valued at $1.6 billion at list prices. The order follows the announcement in May 2013 when the Turkish flag carrier placed the largest Boeing order in the airline’s history for 50 737 MAXs and 20 Next-Generation 737s. “Today’s order represents another […]
JetBlue Airways and Turkish Airlines today announce the launch of a unilateral codeshare to provide expanded travel options for customers worldwide.
Boeing and Turkish Airlines celebrated the Turkish flag-carrier’s 75th direct delivery of a Next-Generation 737 airplane. The 737-800 arrived at Turkish Airlines’ base at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport on Saturday and is the latest addition to the Southern European carrier’s growing fleet of more than 100 Boeing airplanes.
Boeing and Turkish Airlines have announced an order for five 777-300ER (Extended Range) airplanes, valued at $1.6 billion at list prices. The Turkish flag-carrier has exercised options on five 777-300ERs that were first announced in December 2012 as part of a previous firm order for 15 777-300ERs. Turkish Airlines now has 20 777-300ERs currently on […]