Turkish Airlines starting 19AUG14 begins service to Eriteria, with 3 weekly Istanbul Ataturk – Taif – Asmara operation, on board Boeing 737-800. TK does not have local traffic rights on Taif – Asmara sector.
TK578 IST2020 – 0015+1TIF0115+1 – 0305+1ASM 738 246
TK579 ASM0405 – 0555TIF0655 – 1035IST 738 357
Overall service to Taif, Saudi Arabia remains unchanged at 3 weekly level, however operational schedule changes is in effect for Istanbul departure.