Tags: Turkish Airlines

Pilots hit hard by Turkish Airlines wage cuts

Pilots at Turkish Airlines will see their wages halved until end-2021 following an agreement between the airline and labour unions to help mitigate the impact of COVID-19, the airline confirmed. In addition, ground staff wages have been cut by 30%, cabin-crew wages by 35% and 30% of “seniority payments” of all employees are being deducted, […]

Centurion Law Group leads market entry of Turkish Airlines in Equatorial Guinea

Pan-African law firm Centurion Law Group (www.CenturionLG.com), leads the entry of Turkish Airlines into Malabo, Equatorial Guinea; Operations on the new route will commence 7 February 2020; The entry of Turkish Airlines into Equatorial Guinea supports the objectives of the Year of Investment Initiative led by the Ministry of Mines and Hyrocarbons. As part of […]

Turkish Airlines Celebrates 85th Anniversary with New Cabin Uniforms

Turkish Airlines cabin crew, whose new uniforms take to the skies, redefines elegance in the sky. The cabin crew will now greet passengers with “welcome onboard” dressed in new uniforms on long haul flights of the national flag carrier. The new cabin crew uniforms of Turkish Airlines, were designed with the aim of celebrating the […]

Turkish Airlines named sponsor of Argentinian football team, River Plate

The agreement is valid for three years, starting from 2019-2020 and will conclude at the end of 2021-2022 season.  The national flag carrier of Turkey, Turkish Airlines announced a sponsorship agreement with River Plate football team. The partnership, which will see Turkish Airlines’ logo emblazoned on River Plate’s jerseys. This agreement makes Turkish Airlines, as […]

Boeing and Turkish Airlines Announce Order for Additional 777 Jets

Amid record financial results and strong demand, Turkey’s flag carrier adds three Boeing 777 Freighters with Turkish’s freight business growing by double digits; airline aims to be one of the world’s largest cargo carriers and Boeing are to open engineering center in Istanbul, expanding strategic partnership with Turkey. Boeing and Turkish Airlines today announced an […]

Turkish Airlines Brings a New Elegant Style to the Skies with its New Cabin Crew Uniforms.

In celebration of 85 successful years, Turkish Airlines has unveiled a fresh look with a new uniform specially designed for its cabin crew. The new uniforms will begin to be used following the opening of the Istanbul New Airport, the “new home” of the flag carrier airline.  Inspired by many classic elements of Turkish design […]

Turkish Airlines to buy 60 Airbus 350-900, Boeing 787-9 jets

Turkish Airlines has confirmed plans to buy 50 firm and 10 optional wide-body aircraft from Airbus and Boeing for its ever-growing fleet ahead of a move to a new Istanbul airport. The Airbus aircraft will be powered by Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines. In a statement on March 9, 2018, Turkish Airlines said it had agreed […]

Azul and Turkish Airlines sign codeshare agreement

Azul, the largest airline in Brazil by number of cities and departures, and Turkish Airlines, the largest airline group in Turkey, announce the signature of a codeshare agreement effective as of December 8, 2017. Through the codeshare partnership, Turkish will add its code (TK) on Azul domestic flights. As a result, customers will be able […]

Turkish Airlines offers refunds as US suspends visas

On October 9, 2017, Turkish Airlines started offering refunds to the passengers flying to the US from Istanbul. The decision came after the US suspended the issuance of visas for Turkish citizens over a diplomatic dispute stemming from the arrest of a US consulate employee in Istanbul. Turkish Airlines and AnadoluJet’s passengers who bought their […]