Istanbul Airport News

Turkey to inaugurate 3rd Istanbul airport runway 14/6
Turkish Airlines Canceled All Flights To 9 European Country
TURKISH AIRLINES’ MADE A HARD LANDING
Turkey Blocks Plane Evacuating Cruise Passengers Amid Corana Virus Fears
Turkish Airlines’ Dreamliner grounded
Turkish Airlines start Malabo flights
Fighting With Icing in the Apron
Turkish Airlines cancelled flights to China
Turkish Airlines' plane suffered tail strike!
Damage detected on Turkish Airlines plane
Chaos at Turkish Airlines' plane
Turkish Airlines Plane Blow Tire
Apron Vehicle Crashed
Turkish Airlines boosts Ljubljana capacity
Ersoy was angry at the airport when she missed the plane!
Turkish Airlines Flight Returned To Istanbul
Fighting With Icing in the Apron

Fighting With Icing in the Apron

After the snowfall, which was effective for some time at night, frost occurred on the ground against the morning. It was learned that icing occurred in the apron of Istanbul Airport and teams intervened with de-icing solution.
Emirates wins 'Airline of the Year 2019' award

Emirates wins 'Airline of the Year 2019' award

Emirates airline has won gold in the ‘Airline of the Year 2019’ category at the gala award ceremony of Monitor Airline of the Year held recently at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka.
Airbus presence at Singapore Airshow 2020

Airbus presence at Singapore Airshow 2020

Airbus will participate at the upcoming Singapore Airshow, showcasing its latest products, services and innovations in the commercial aircraft, defence, space and helicopter segments. The show takes place at the Changi Exhibition Centre in Singapore, 11-16 February.
Turkish Airlines cancelled flights to China

Turkish Airlines cancelled flights to China

Turkish Flag carrier Turkish Airlines extends China flight ban as coronavirus toll climbs.
Turkish Airlines' plane suffered tail strike!

Turkish Airlines' plane suffered tail strike!

Turkish Airlines plane returned to İstanbul Airport.
Etihad selling 38 plane for 1$ billion

Etihad selling 38 plane for 1$ billion

Not only did Etihad cancel a lot of new plane orders last year, but now the airline is selling over three dozen of their long haul aircraft, some of which are still in service, and some of which the airline has already retired.
Batik Air receives its first A320neo

Batik Air receives its first A320neo

Batik Air, the full service wing of Indonesia’s Lion Group marked the arrival of its first Airbus A320neo with a ceremony at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Plane skids off snowy runaway

Plane skids off snowy runaway

An Iranian jetliner skidded off a snowy runaway in the western city of Kermanshah due to low visibility on Saturday, Iran’s state TV said.
Damage detected on Turkish Airlines plane

Damage detected on Turkish Airlines plane

Damage was detected on the cargo cover of Turkish Airlines flight from Istanbul to Houston with flight number TK33.
Chaos at Turkish Airlines' plane

Chaos at Turkish Airlines' plane

On the Istanbul-Xi'an flight of Turkish Airlines, a Chinese passenger was taken off the plane after the chaos. The flight was made with a delay of approximately 2.5 hours.
Airbus Helicopters announces 38 orders

Airbus Helicopters announces 38 orders

Airbus Helicopters concluded the 2020 Heli Expo with 38 orders, as well as 20 retrofits for the new five-bladed H145.
Onur Air’s A321 passenger plane became to cargo plane

Onur Air’s A321 passenger plane became to cargo plane

The very first freighter-converted A321-200F became airborne today, carrying out its first post-conversion test flight over Singapore for approximately twenty minutes.
Atlasglobal is ambitious with new aircraft

Atlasglobal is ambitious with new aircraft

Turkish Atlas Global airline will fly with Boeing 777 aircraft for operations in the summer.
NASA places order for Airbus H135 helicopters

NASA places order for Airbus H135 helicopters

The U.S. agency will use the aircraft for security during rocket launches, emergency medical services and qualified personnel transport.
IndiGo further expands Dammam service

IndiGo further expands Dammam service

Indian low-cost carrier IndiGo in March 2020 further expands service to Dammam.
Oman Air’s 737 MAX Order Won’t Be Cancelled

Oman Air’s 737 MAX Order Won’t Be Cancelled

The Sultanate of Oman’s national airline, Oman Air, will not cancel its order for 25 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, despite how its grounding has affected the airline’s growth.
SWISS Finishes Refurbishing Its A340 Fleet

SWISS Finishes Refurbishing Its A340 Fleet

Swiss International Airlines has given a new lease of life to its Airbus A340 aircraft. The airline recently completed a cabin refurbishment program on all five of its A340s which includes a new entertainment system and internet access.
Istanbul Airport Screens Chinese Travellers Amid Coronavirus Fears

Istanbul Airport Screens Chinese Travellers Amid Coronavirus Fears

Istanbul airport have taken measures to screen travelers arriving from China in an attempt to identify people infected with the new coronavirus.
Turkish Airlines Plane Blow Tire

Turkish Airlines Plane Blow Tire

Turkish Airlines' Istanbul plane blew tire in Paris.
Apron Vehicle Crashed

Apron Vehicle Crashed

Turkish Airlines ground service’s tractor made an accident at Istanbul airport as a result of momentary carelessness in the apron.
Will add A321LR to its fleet

Will add A321LR to its fleet

UK-based charter operator Titan Airways revealed that they will replace their two Boeing 757-200s with Airbus A321LRs.
Will buy A330-800neo

Will buy A330-800neo

Air Greenland has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus for an order of one A330-800neo, becoming the third customer to ever place an order for the smallest variant of the A330neo family.
Airbus demonstrates first fully automatic vision-based take-off

Airbus demonstrates first fully automatic vision-based take-off

Airbus has successfully performed the first fully automatic vision-based take-off using an Airbus Family test aircraft at Toulouse-Blagnac airport.
An Airbus A380 makes emergency landing at Istanbul Airport

An Airbus A380 makes emergency landing at Istanbul Airport

A Thai Airways A380, performing flight from Bangkok to Frankurt diverted to Istanbul Airport.
Turkish Airlines boosts Ljubljana capacity

Turkish Airlines boosts Ljubljana capacity

Turkish Airlines will increase capacity on its double daily flights between Istanbul and Ljubljana at the start of the 2020 summer season, which begins in late March.
Air Canada inaugurates A220-300 service

Air Canada inaugurates A220-300 service

Air Canada inaugurates Airbus A220-300 service today, becoming the second North American carrier to operate the A220.
Ersoy was angry at the airport when she missed the plane!

Ersoy was angry at the airport when she missed the plane!

Bülent Ersoy was angry at the airport when she missed the plane!
Turkish Airlines Flight Returned To Istanbul

Turkish Airlines Flight Returned To Istanbul

Turkish Airlines' flight to Istanbul-Khartoum has returned to Istanbul due to political activity in Sudan
Turkish Airlines Flight Diverted

Turkish Airlines Flight Diverted

A Turkish Airlines Boeing 737-9F2 (ER) performing flight TK1997 (reg.TC-JYO) from Istanbul to London Gatwick enroute to Germany due to bad weather conditions in London.
Italian Air Traffic Controllers Strike

Italian Air Traffic Controllers Strike

More than 100 flights were cancelled on Tuesday as airline staff and air traffic controllers called a four-hour nationwide strike
Flight attendant fell off aircraft!

Flight attendant fell off aircraft!

A flight attendant opened one of the aft doors and fell off the aircraft about 3.5 meters down onto the tarmac.
Over one million passengers have used the free WiFi

Over one million passengers have used the free WiFi

Over one million passengers have used the free WiFi on Air New Zealand’s international fleet, the airline just recently passing the milestone.
The BelugaXL has entered into service

The BelugaXL has entered into service

The BelugaXL has entered into service, providing Airbus with 30% extra transport capacity in order to support the on-going production ramp-up of commercial aircraft programs.
Aeroflot’s first A350

Aeroflot’s first A350

Aeroflot’s first Airbus A350 has been spotted fully painted in Toulouse.
Ernest Airlines Suspends Operations

Ernest Airlines Suspends Operations

Italian operator Ernest Airlines has suspended its operations following having its operating license being temporarily suspended by the Italian Civil Aviation Authority, ENAC.
2019 Airliner Accidents Statistics

2019 Airliner Accidents Statistics

The Aviation Safety Network today released the 2019 airliner accident statistics showing a total of 20 fatal airliner accidents, resulting in 283 fatalities.
Cabin pressure problem in the sky

Cabin pressure problem in the sky

A Malaysia Airlines Airbus A330-300, stopped the climb due to problems with the cabin pressure.
Turkish Airlines’s First Flight To Xi’an

Turkish Airlines’s First Flight To Xi’an

Turkish Airlines has announced the addition of Xi’an, the Chinese city with 3,000 years of history, to its flight network.
Condor confirms new routes from Schönefeld Airport

Condor confirms new routes from Schönefeld Airport

The German leisure airline, a former subsidiary of the now-bankrupt Thomas Cook, announced several new routes from Berlin-Schönefeld (SXF) to holiday destinations in Southern Europe.
Turkish Airlines' new route: Vancouver

Turkish Airlines' new route: Vancouver

Turkish Airlines to launch direct flights between Istanbul and Vancouver in 2020.
Turkish Airlines Launching Flights To Malabo

Turkish Airlines Launching Flights To Malabo

Turkish Airlines announced that it will launch flights to Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea.
Singapore Airlines To Add Brussels To Route Network

Singapore Airlines To Add Brussels To Route Network

Brussels will become the latest European destination in Singapore Airlines’ (SIA) route network next year, when non-stop flights are introduced from Singapore to the Belgian capital. The first flight will be launched on 25 October 2020.
Ernest Airlines Suspends Operations

Ernest Airlines Suspends Operations

Italian low-cost airline Ernest Airlines has announced it will be suspending operations as of Jan. 13, 2020.