Turkish Airlines S13 Europe/Russia-CIS Operational Changes/New Routes as of 12FEB13

As per 12FEB13 GDS timetable and inventory display, latest summary of Turkish Airlines’ planned Summer 2013 service increase to Europe/Russia-CIS, effective 31MAR13, as follows. Additional changes remain possible.

Istanbul Ataturk – Cologne 01JUL13 – 13OCT13 Service increases from 16 weekly in 2012 to 21 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Madrid eff 28APR13 Service increases from 14 to 18 weekly (Previously reported). Service further increases to 20 weekly from 29JUN13
Istanbul Ataturk – Malaga Planned Boeing 737-900ER operation cancelled. TK continues to operate Boeing 737-800 aircraft and increases from 5 weekly to daily from 23JUN13 as planned.
Istanbul Ataturk – Novosibirsk Planned 1 of 3 weekly service operated by Boeing 737-900ER instead of -800 is shelved. TK continues to operate 3 weekly with 737-800
Istanbul Ataturk – Stuttgart Service increases from 21 to 24 weekly
TK1703 IST1155 – 1355STR 320 135
TK1704 STR1455 – 1845IST 320 135

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen – Ercan eff 02MAY13 NEW 4 weekly (Day x136; Day x247 from ECN) service, daily from 01JUN13
TK970 SAW2140 – 2305ECN 738 D
TK971 ECN0800 – 0930SAW 738 D

Previously reported changes:
Istanbul Ataturk – Batumi Service increases from 5 weekly to daily
Istanbul Ataturk – Belgrade eff 22MAY13 Service increases from 13 to 14 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Birmingham Service increases from 7 weekly to 10 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Brussels 22JUN13 – 23SEP13 Service increases from 28 to 30 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Constanta eff 07JUN13 NEW 3 weekly Airbus A319 service
Istanbul Ataturk – Dublin Service increases from 7 weekly to 10 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Dusseldorf Airbus A330-300 operation increases from 1 to 2 daily (Overall service 4 daily)
Istanbul Ataturk – Edinburgh eff 21MAY13 Service increases from 5 weekly to daily
Istanbul Ataturk – Friedrichshafen eff 02MAY13 NEW 4 weekly service
Istanbul Ataturk – Genoa eff 17JUN13 Service increases from 5 weekly to daily
Istanbul Ataturk – Gothenburg Increases from 10 weekly to 14 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Hamburg Service increases from 25 weekly (S12) to 27 weekly, 28 weekly from 23APR13
Istanbul Ataturk – Helsinki Increases from 12 weekly (S12) to 14 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Ljubljana Service increases from 5 weekly to daily
Istanbul Ataturk – Luxembourg eff 25JUN13 NEW 4 weekly service
Istanbul Ataturk – Malaga 5 weekly service operated by Boeing 737-900ER instead of Airbus A319/Boeing 737-800. Planned service increase from 5 weekly to daily remains on track to start from 23JUN13
Istanbul Ataturk – Malta eff 25MAY13 NEW 3 weekly service
Istanbul Ataturk – Manchester Increases from 12 weekly to 14 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Marseille eff 04JUN13 NEW 4 weekly service
Istanbul Ataturk – Munich Service increases from 26 to 28 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Naples eff 14JUN13 Service increases from 5 weekly to daily
Istanbul Ataturk – Novosibirsk 1 of 3 weekly service operated by Boeing 737-900ER instead of -800
Istanbul Ataturk – Nuremberg 01JUL13 – 22SEP13 Service increases from 14 to 18 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Podgorica Service increases from 5 to 6 weekly (Daily from 21APR13)
Istanbul Ataturk – Rome eff 23APR13 Service increases from 21 to 25 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Salzburg eff 28MAY13 NEW 4 weekly service
Istanbul Ataturk – Santiago de Compostela eff 21MAY13 NEW 3 weekly Airbus A319 service
Istanbul Ataturk – Sarajevo Service increases from 9 to 18 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Skopje Service increases from 10 to 12 weekly (14 weekly from 21APR13)
Istanbul Ataturk – Tallinn – Vilnius eff 11JUN13 NEW 3 weekly Airbus A319 service (Operational routing Istanbul – Tallinn – Vilnius – Istanbul)
Istanbul Ataturk – Tirana Service increases from 10 to 12 weekly (13 weekly from 24APR13, 14 weekly from 21JUN13)
Istanbul Ataturk – Toulouse Service increases from 5 weekly to daily
Istanbul Ataturk – Venice Service increases from 17 to 19 weekly, 21 weekly from 22APR13
Istanbul Ataturk – Zurich eff 01APR13 Service increases from 21 to 24 weekly (Day 136; 28 weekly from 23APR13)
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen – Amsterdam eff 01APR13 NEW 3 weekly service (4 weekly from 08MAY13, daily from 02JUN13)
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen – London Gatwick eff 03MAY13 NEW 3 weekly service (daily from 29MAY13)
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen – Milan Malpensa eff 01JUN13 NEW 1 daily service
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen – Paris CDG eff 31MAR13 NEW 3 weekly service (daily from 01JUN13)
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen – Vienna eff 01APR13 NEW 3 weekly service (4 weekly from 04MAY13, daily from 02JUN13)
Adana – Stuttgart 21MAY13 – 18SEP13 NEW 1 weekly A320 service
Ankara – Frankfurt eff 01MAY13 Service resumption with 3 weekly flights (last operation was 29OCT11 by low-cost unit Anadolujet)
Antalya – Stuttgart 25MAY13 – 22SEP13 NEW 1 weekly A320 service
Antalya – Vienna 13JUN13 – 13SEP13 NEW 1 weekly A320 service
Samsun/Carsamba – Berlin Tegel 19JUN13 – 12SEP13 NEW 1 weekly Airbus A320 service
Trabzon – Berlin Tegel 20JUN13 – 13SEP13 NEW 1 weekly Airbus A320 service