Turkish Airlines to transport 100,000 pilgrims to Mecca

Turkish Airlines has drawn up the schedule for its ‘Hac’ Flights to Mecca in 2006/2007, which will be realized from 18 different airports in Turkey.

A total of 750 additional round-trip flights are planned for the Hac program. With departures from 22 November to 25 December and returns from 3 January to 3 February, the flights will use the Jeddah and Medina airports. The 18 airports offering Hac flights in Turkey are Adana, Izmir, Antalya, Kayseri, Dalaman, Diyarbakır, Erzurum, Ankara, Gaziantep, Isparta, Istanbul, Konya, Nevşehir, Sabiha Gökçen, Samsun, Trabzon, Van and Bursa. For details regarding Hac flights, please visit a Turkish Airlines sales office, ring up the Call Center at 444 0 849 (THY), or visit the website, www.thy.com.