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Turkish Airlines launches direct flights to Ankara

Jan 11 2019

Turkish Airlines launches direct flights to Ankara

TBCCI Patron Member and 2018 Forum Sponsor Turkish Airlines launches direct flights to Ankara, Turkey’s capital city

The inaugural flight launched on 9th January from London Gatwick to Ankara.

TBCCI Patron Member Turkish Airlines, has launched direct flights from London Gatwick to Ankara on 9th January 2019. The flights will be operating twice a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

The flagship airline is the only airline to offer direct flights to Turkey’s second largest city and to celebrate the inaugral flight, Turkish Ambassador, Ümit Yalçın joined Turkish Airlines flight crew at London Gatwick Airport.

Celal Baykal, Turkish Airlines General Manager in London and Member of the Board of Directors of TBCCI, said: “Today marks an important day in Turkish Airlines’ history here in the UK, as we commence flights to our capital city Ankara. This new route is being launched in direct response to increased demand from our customers across the country, and is further evidence of our commitment to exceeding passenger needs. We look forward to welcoming people from across the UK on our new route and keeping widen their world with Turkish Airlines.”