Turkish Airlines to start four new international flights...

Turkish Airlines will launch flights to Nairobi (Kenya), Sao Paulo (Brazil), Dakar (Senegal) and Lviv (Ukraine) from Istanbul. Having flights to Beirut already five times a week, Turkish Airlines will increase flight frequency to seven days a week to capital of Lebanon. The number of flights to Ashgabat will also be increased to 10 times a week.
As a part of an expansion program Turkish Airlines will launch four new international flights from Istanbul.
Turkish Airlines, in a statement issued today, said its flights from Istanbul to Nairobi (Kenya) will begin on 23rd February, 2009; to Sao Paulo (Brazil) with transferal in Dakar (Senegal) will commence on March 22nd, 2009; and to Lviv (Ukraine) will be initiated on April 20, 2009.
Starting on February 23rd, 2009 flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Nairobi will run on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 18:45. Return flights from Nairobi will be on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 02:30.
As one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, Turkish Airlines will fly from Istanbul to Sao Paulo via Dakar (Senegal) twice a week. Beginning on March 22nd, 2009 Turkish Airlines will fly to Sao Paulo on Wednesdays and Sundays at 09:35. Return flights from Sao Paulo to Istanbul via Dakar will run on Mondays and Thursdays. The passengers will have a one hour and a half transfer period at Dakar Airport both ways.
Istanbul-Lviv-Istanbul flights are also planned as 3 flights per week and will be launched as of April 20th, 2009 and will be run on Mondays, Thursdays and Sundays at 12:35. Return flights from Lviv will be on the same days at 15:40.

Frequency Increase for Beirut and Ashgabat
Having flights to Beirut (Lebanon) already five times a week, Turkish Airlines will increase flight frequency to Lebanese capital to seven days a week.
As one of the biggest airlines of Europe, Turkish Airlines will raise the number of flights to Ashgabat, already seven times a week, to 10 times a week. According to the new schedule revealed by Turkish Airlines, flights between Istanbul and Ashgabat will run twice a day on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays while the daily round-trip flights will be operated once a day for the rest of the week.

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17.03.2013 Updated