Turkish Airlines: Overview
Turkey’s national flag carrier, with its headquarters at the
Turkish Airlines General Management Building on the
grounds of Atatürk Airport in Yeşilköy, Bakırköy, Istanbul.
Operates scheduled services to 42 domestic and 198
international airports in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the
Americas as of November 2013; this includes two cargoonly airports in Mitiga, Libya and Maastricht, Netherlands.
With 240 destinations, it is the world’s fourth-biggest airline
in terms of number of destinations.
Its main operating base is Atatürk International Airport;
also operates from secondary hubs at Esenboğa
International Airport, Sabiha Gökçen International Airport,
and Adnan Menderes Airport.
Member of the Star Alliance network since 1 April 2008.
TURKISH replaced TURKAIR as the new call sign for Turkish
Airlines in April 2010.
Operates fleet of nine cargo aircraft; its cargo division
serves 47 destinations.
Over 470,000 tons of cargo and mail have been carried by
Turkish Airlines as of 2012.
Turkish Airlines: Hubs, focus cities,
Istanbul Atatürk Airport
Adnan Menderes Airport
Esenboğa International Airport
Sabiha Gökçen International Airport
TGS Yer Hizmetleri A.Ş.
THY OPET Havacılık Yakıları A.Ş.
THY Teknik A.Ş.
THY DO&CO İkram Hizmetleri A.Ş.
Turkish Airlines: Codeshare agreements
Turkish Airlines, from December 2013, has
codeshare agreements with these airlines:
Air New Zealand
All Nippon Airways
Lufthansa (ends 31 March 2014)
LOT Polish Airlines
Pakistan International Airlines
Royal Air Maroc
Swiss International Air Lines
Thai Airways International
Ukraine International Airlines