Established in 1933 with a fleet of only five airplanes, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines is today a four-star airline with a fleet of 249 aircraft (passenger and cargo) flying to more than 250 cities around the world. One of the fastest growing airlines, it has received several "Passenger Choice Awards" from Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX). In 2014, Turkish Airlines, for the fourth consecutive year, was named "Best Airline in Europe" by Skytrax.
Turkish Airlines flies to more countries in the world than any other airline (106 countries over five continents). The global airline won the SkyTrax Awards, known as the "Passengers Choice Awards," for the "Best Airline in Southern Europe" consistently in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. In 2012, Skytrax named Turkish Airlines "Best Premium Economy Seats in the world" for its Comfort Class seats.
In order to keep alive its brand equity, which provides a serious advantage in terms of competition, Turkish Airlines invests in its quality of service, in-flight entertainment systems, comfortable seats, gourmet cuisine and its employees. Turkish Airlines is always on the forefront of the latest technological advances and innovations in the aviation industry and boasts one of the youngest fleets. As the airline expands its routes and number of aircraft, continuous training of its employees is of the utmost importance in insuring the safety of its passengers.
Turkish Airlines regards flight safety and service quality as two of the most indispensable necessities. Turkish Airlines currently holds a four-star ranking and consistently strives to secure a five-star ranking.
Turkish Airlines properly fulfills the responsibilities of being a pioneer within the industry, and is determined to carry out its mission on moving forward. Furthermore it maintains its goal of becoming a regional leader and a prominent global airline, preferred for its unparalleled service, superior quality, trustworthiness and reliability.
In addition to Europe, Turkish Airlines is also strategically expanding its network into Russia, Central Asia, Far East Asia, the Middle East, Africa and North and South America. As one of the fastest growing airlines in the world, Turkish Airlines holds a strategic position between the East and West.
Facts & Figures
Number of aircraft: 249 (passenger and cargo)
Aircraft types: A340-300, A330, A321, A320, A319, B737-400, B737-800, B777 ER
Hubs: Istanbul, Ankara
Frequent flyer program: Miles & Smiles
Number of destinations: 250 (207 international, 43 domestic)
Network strengths: Europe, Russia, Central Asia, Far East Asia, the Middle East, Africa, North and South America.
Turkish Airlines Inc. New Delhi Unit No.1001 A, 10th Floor Time Tower,
Sector 28, MG Road, Gurgaon – 122001, Haryana, India.
Contact number: Mumbai : 022 6199 7900 – 01 / New Delhi – 0124 4193000.