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Turkish Airlines

Türk Hava Yolları widely known as the Turkish Airlines is a national airline of Turkey. You can find it in the area of the Istanbul-Atatürk airport. It was established in 1933 and in 2008 it joined the biggest airline cooperation – Star Alliance. The excellent service of the Turkish carrier was awarded with Skytrax for the best European airline both in 2011 and 2012.

Turkish Airlines have the widest network of connections for planes starting from one airport. Other major bases of the airline besides Atatürk are Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen and Antalya airports. The Turkish Airlines take flights into 260 directions to all populated continents.

Luggage

You can comfortably take a hand luggage when travelling with Turkish Airlines. Depending where you're going and if you're travelling in business class, the size and weight of your allowed baggage will differ. Make sure to check the specifications when booking with Turkish Airlines and pack your registered luggage according to the restrictions. 

Booking classes

You may choose to book your Turkish Airlines tickets within three categories – economic, comfort or business class. In the economic class each seat has a socket and a USB adapter for charging electronic devices. The space between seats is 78 cm and all chairs can lean back by 15 cm. The comfort class has increased space for legs while the seats are 49 cm wide and lean back by 22 cm. The space between chairs is 116 cm long. The business class seats are 188 cm long after unfolding. They have an inbuilt massage option, a reading light and a large headboard adding to your privacy.

Online check-in

Passengers are requested to do online check-in and select a seat between 24 hours to 90 minutes prior flight. Luggage drop-off at the airport closes 60 minutes before the departure on international flights and 45 minutes before the departure of domestic flights.

Fleet

The Turkish Airlines have 262 planes in total. There are 88 Boeings 737-800, 43 Airbuses A321-200 and 33 Airbuses A320-200.

Istanbul Airport

Istanbul-Atatürk airport is located in the European Side of Istanbul 24 km from the centre of the city heading West. In 2013 it was named the 7th most crowded airport in the World (5th in the European ranking). Back then it served 51 million passengers annually.

There are four main terminals at the airport including those for cargo flights, private flights and charter flights. Terminal T1 attends to domestic flights, whereas terminal T2 is dedicated to flying abroad. Istanbul-Atatürk is also the main base for Onur Air and Atlasjet airlines.

Refreshments

Depending on distance and destination of your journey with Turkish Airlines, you can order hot and cold meals during your economic class flight. The menu is based on the best picks from the European and Turkish cuisine. During long-distance flights, you'll be also offered sandwiches and cookies. On all international flights you can expect some special meals.

The comfort class welcomes their passengers with a drink, while the menu is expanded with fresh ingredients. You can order a hot meal, a dessert, fruit or a cheese board. Passengers are offered food once again before the landing.

The business class menu depends on a route. During business class holidays on long-distance flights the passengers are offered two meals and snacks. A broad selection of starters and soups is just a beginning of this delicious journey with the Turkish Airlines, don't miss the strong Turkish coffee and traditional bites.

Additional services

Video on demand services are available on some flights. In such case you can enjoy films, audiobooks and children's entertainment. If you wish to send a message or an e-mail during flight, you may do so for the price of $1,60.