Turkey's national air carrier is set to launch flights from an airport located on the Asian side of Istanbul to several destinations in Europe.
The Turkish Airlines (THY) will begin flights on November 9 to Moscow, London, Cologne, Stuttgart, Berlin, Hannover and Amsterdam from Istanbul's Sahiba Gokcen Airport, the city's second largest airport, THY's Deputy Director Orhan Sivrikaya said.
Sivrikaya said THY was planning to increase the number of its passengers using Sabiha Gokcen Airport from 1 million to 1.8 million in 2010.
Istanbul major airport, the Ataturk Airport, is located on the European side of the city.
Last Mod: 15 Eylül 2009, 14:15