Turkish Airlines launches direct flights to Seychelles from Istanbul
Turkish Airlines has added Seychelles to its global route map with the airline’s inaugural flight landing at Mahé International Airport. This service brings the total number of destinations the airline flies to in Africa to 42, as it keeps its status as the carrier that flies to more countries and international destinations than any other airline by serving its services to 114 countries across Europe, Russia, Central Asia, Far East Asia, the Middle East, Africa, North and South America.
The inaugural flight from Istanbul got a water cannon salute at Mahe International airport at a ceremony graced by Mr. Ahmet Olmuştur, Chief Marketing Officer of Turkish Airlines; Mr. Alain St. Ange, Minister for Tourism and Culture of the Republic of Seychelles; and Mr. Joel Morgan, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport of the Republic of Seychelles, in the presence of diplomatic, protocol and media representatives as well as Turkish Airlines’ officials.
Mr. Olmuştur said; “It does not take long to realize why Seychelles has such a stellar reputation worldwide and much like Turkish Airlines, it goes out of its way to put a stamp on quality in everything that it provides as a destination. It is therefore a great honor for us to add this great destination to our network, which currently has the biggest number of destinations than any other airline globally.”
More Airlines News
flydubai adding 3 exciting new destinations this summer
Wednesday, 15 February 2017
This summer, from June to September 2017, you can travel to three new destinations on flydubai: ...
Emirates arrives in Conarky, Guinea
Sunday, 30 October 2016
Emirates today resumed services between Dubai and Conakry in the Republic of Guinea. The four ...
Turkish Airlines adds Zanzibar, Tanzania, as its 293rd destination
Sunday, 30 October 2016
Turkish Airlines is strengthening its presence in Africa by adding Zanzibar, the most prominent ...
Qatar Airways increases flights to Riyadh and Dammam
Saturday, 29 October 2016
Qatar Airways has announced an increase in services to Dammam and Riyadh, connecting travelers ...
Emirates completes US$11 million renovation of its Business Class lounge at Dubai Airport
Sunday, 23 October 2016
Emirates has completed a major makeover of its Business Class lounge at Concourse B of Dubai ...
Qatar Airways inaugurates service to Helsinki
Monday, 10 October 2016
The inaugural Qatar Airways flight to Helsinki, Finland, landed today. Qatar Airways Group Chief ...
Start your Adventure
North & South America