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About the airline
Turkish Airlines (www.turkishairlines.com) is the national flag carrier of Turkey. Established in 1933 and headquartered at the Istanbul Atatürk Airport, the airline operates scheduled flight services to 280 destinations around the world, including key cities across Africa, Asia, Europe as well as North and South America.
It is the fourth largest airline in the world measured by the number of destinations flown to, and also flies to the most countries in the world. The airline is a member of the Star Alliance, and their airmiles program is called Miles and Smiles. To visit the program website, click here, or check out the airline’s latest business class airfare specials here.
Boasting a fleet of over 320 aircraft and flying to 288 international destinations in total, the airline is one of Turkey’s most recognized export brands. The airline also counts Anadolujet, SunExpress, Turkish HABOM and Turkish Technic among its subsidiaries. During the 2015 fiscal year the company reported an operating income of US$2.042 billion, with a net income of US$1.069 billion from a total revenue of US$10.522 billion. During the same year, the total asset value of the airline was estimated at US$16.383. The company was employing over 18,600 staff members by as early as 2013, and has plans to grow their revenue to US$12 billion in 2016.
The airline’s primary air hubs are situated at Istanbul Atatürk Airport, Esenboğa International Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport.
Key routes and destinations
As of 2016, Turkish Airlines flies to 288 destinations worldwide, including Abu Dhabi in the UAE, Lagos and Abuja in Nigeria, Dubai, Washington and Houston in the United States, Addis Ababa in Ethiopia, Alexandria in Egypt, Amsterdam, Athens, Atlanta, Bahrain, Bangkok, Barcelona and Bilbao in Spain, Beirut, Belgrade, Berlin, Bordeaux, Buenos Aires, Budapest, Bucharest, Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town in South Africa, Rome, Dakar, Dar es Salaam, Doha, Dubrovnik, Edinburgh, Geneva, Helsinki, Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam, Hyderabad in India, Islamabad in Pakistan, as well as a range of cities in Turkey itself, to name but a few.
Classes of Travel
Turkish Airlines offers Economy Class seats and Business Class cabins aboard their international flights:
Turkish Airlines Business Class: Business class travellers get treated to restaurant grade service, sumptuous and frequently changing menus and a truly memorable in flight experience. Welcome drinks are served prior to departure as passengers board the aircraft. Entertainment is provided via The Planet, the airline’s state of the art audio visual entertainment system.
Turkish Airlines Economy Class: The airline’s signature hospitality, high quality catering and wide range of Turkish dishes on the menu are just a few of the reasons contributing to the airline’s reputation for excellence.
The Business Class seat aboard the B777-300 and A330-300 fleets includes an ottoman that creates a sleeping area of 188cm when in the fully reclined position.
As of June 2016, Turkish Airlines has codesharing agreements in place with Royal Air Maroc, JetBlue Airways, Lufthansa, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, Air China, Air India, Air Malta, All Nippon Airways, Air New Zealand and Austrian Airlines, to name but a few.
Contacting Turkish Airlines in Nigeria
Turkish Airlines Lagos Office: Plot 1, Wing B, South Atlantic Petroleum Towers, 2nd Floor, Adeola Odeku Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Phone: +234 1 2772230-31-32 or CALL CENTER: 01 277 1559
Turkish Airlines Abuja Office: Shop 8, Sheraton Abuja Hotel, Ladi Kwali Street Abuja, Nigeria
Phone:+234 9 291 6669
Booking your own Turkish Airlines flights
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