Turkish Airline

Turkish Airlines  is the national flag carrier airline of Turkey. Starting at 2018, it works planned administrations to 304 goals in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas, making it the largest transporter in the world by number of traveler goals (barring territorial brands). It serves more goals relentless from a solitary airplane terminal than some other carrier in the world.Turkish Airlines flies to 122 countries, more than some other airline. With an operational armada of 20 cargo air ship, the aircraft’s load division serves 82 goals.

Turkish Airline
Turkish Airline

The carrier’s corporate central station are at the Turkish Airlines General Management Building on the grounds of Atatürk Airport in Yeşilköy, Bakırköy, Istanbul. Istanbul Atatürk Airport is the aircraft’s primary base, and there are optional center points at Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport and Ankara Esenboğa International Airport. Turkish Airlines has been an individual from the Star Alliance network since 1 April 2008.

Early years

Turkish Airlines was built up on 20 May 1933 as State Airlines Administration (Turkish: Devlet Hava Yolları) as a division of the Ministry of National Defence. The introductory armada comprised of two five-seat Curtiss Kingbirds, two four-seat Junkers F.13s and one ten-seat Tupolev ANT-9. In 1935, the carrier was swung over to the Ministry of Public Works and was in this way renamed General Directorate of State Airlines. After three years, in 1938, it turned out to be a piece of the Ministry of Transportation.

After war period

Several Douglas DC-3s and Douglas C-47s were staged in amid 1945. Being at first set up as a household transporter, the aircraft initiated worldwide administrations with the introduction of Ankara– Istanbul– Athens flights in 1947; the DC-3s and the C-47s empowered the bearer to grow its system.

Turkish Airline
Turkish Airline

Nicosia, Beirut and Cairo were before long added to the carrier’s worldwide flight goals. Nonetheless, household administrations remained the bearer’s essential concentration until the mid 1960s.

Turkish Airline
Turkish Airline

In 1956, the Turkish government redesigned the aircraft under the name Türk Hava Yolları A.O. (often curtailed as THY). It was promoted at TL 60 million. The aircraft joined the International Air Transport Association (IATA) presently. In 1957, British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) started providing specialized help in the wake of procuring a 6.5 percent shareholding, which it held for around 20 years.

New flying machine including Vickers Viscounts, Fokker F27s and Douglas DC-3s were added to the armada in the late 1950s and mid 1960s. Turkish Airlines started working their first fly, a McDonnell Douglas DC-9, in 1967. This was trailed by the expansion of three Boeing 707 jets in 1971. Other airplane worked in the mid 1970s included the McDonnell Douglas DC-10 and the Fokker F28 which were put into administration in 1972 and 1973 individually.


Codeshare understandings

Turkish Airlines codeshares with the accompanying aircrafts:

Adria Airways

Aegean Airlines

Air Algérie

Air Astana

Air Canada

Air China

Air Europa

Air India

Air Malta

Air Namibia

Air New Zealand

All Nippon Airways

Asiana Airlines


Avianca Brazil

Azerbaijan Airlines


Copa Airlines

Croatia Airlines


Ethiopian Airlines

Etihad Airways


Garuda Indonesia

Inlet Air

Hawaiian Airlines


Iran Air


Parcel Polish Airlines


Center East Airlines

Malindo Air

Oman Air

Pakistan International Airlines

Philippine Airlines

Regal Air Maroc

Regal Brunei Airlines

Regal Jordanian


Scandinavian Airlines

Singapore Airlines

TAP Air Portugal

Thai Airways

Ukraine International Airlines

Joined Airlines


Uzbekistan Airways