13.3 C
Cape Town
Thu, May 28, 2020
Home Aviation Turkish Airlines to add Mexico and six other new destinations in 2019

Turkish Airlines to add Mexico and six other new destinations in 2019

-

1 min read

Turkish Airlines is launching regular flights to Mexico in August 2019.

The three-times-a-week flights, connecting Istanbul with Mexico City and Cancun, will use the airline’s new B787-9 aircraft and will operate out of the New Istanbul Airport which is slated to be the world’s largest once all phases are completed.

During 2019, Turkish Airlines also plans to introduce flights to Sharjah, Bali and Rovaniemi (Finland). It will also add three new African destinations – Marrakesh, Port Sudan and Luxor – to its current, world-leading list of 55 destinations on the continent.

During 2018, Turkish Airlines introduced flights to Freetown, Samarqand, Aqaba, Krasnodar, Moroni, Banjul and Lusaka bringing its total of worldwide destinations to 306.

Jeanette Briedenhann
Jeanette Briedenhann
Jeanette Phillips joined the team in 2016. She developed a passion and love for all things-travel related in her role as travel journalist, a position she held for over seven years. A brief exodus into the corporate marketing sphere proved that there is no better industry than the travel industry. Research and writing are two of Jeanette’s greatest passions, but she is always open to new challenges and different ways of doing things.

Must Read

New leadership at the helm of FCM Travel Solutions Southern Africa

FCM Travel Solutions Southern Africa is pleased to announce that Bonnie Smith has recently been appointed as General Manager for the brand.

Flight Centre Corporate welcomes phased re-opening of business travel

The Flight Centre Travel Group’s Corporate Brands (FCM Travel Solutions, Corporate Traveller and Flight Centre Business Travel) have welcomed the announcement by...

Qatar to introduce temporary additional safety measures onboard

Qatar Airways has further enhanced its onboard safety measures for passengers and cabin crew. The airline is implementing several changes, including the...

Emirates resumes passenger flights to 9 destinations

Starting 21 May, Emirates plans to operate scheduled flight services from 21 May to nine destinations: London Heathrow Frankfurt, Paris, Milan, Madrid,...

Don’t make a slow recovery more difficult with quarantine measures – IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released new analysis showing that the damage to air travel from COVID-19 extends into the medium-term,...