Turkish Airlines S13 Long-Haul Operation Changes as of 16MAR13

As per 16MAR13 GDS timetable and inventory display, latest changes to Turkish Airlines’ Summer 2013 long-haul operation changes as follow.

Istanbul Ataturk – Dar es Salaam eff 30MAY13 Service increases from 5 weekly to daily, 737-900ER operating (Previously to start from 31MAR13)
Istanbul Ataturk – Houston eff 01JUL13 Service increases from 4 weekly (Day x347) to 6 weekly (Day x4; This route begins from 01APR13)
TK033 IST1305 – 1805IAH 77W x4
TK034 IAH1950 – 1555+1IST 77W x4

Istanbul Ataturk – Male – Colombo eff 07JUN13 Airbus A330-200 replaces A340-300, service operates 4 weekly during Summer season
TK730 IST0105 – 1050MLE1205 – 1405CMB 332 x246
TK731 CMB2125 – 2225MLE2340 – 0535+1IST 332 x246

Istanbul Ataturk – Mosul eff 31MAR13 Service increases from 2 to 4 weekly (Operation temporary reduced from 3 to 2 weekly during Winter 2012/13 season)
Istanbul Ataturk – Sao Paulo – Buenos Aires eff 01JUL13 Service increases from 4 weekly (Day x146) to daily
TK015 IST0930 – 1655GRU1830 – 2115EZE 77W D
TK016 EZE2240 – 0130+1GRU0305+1 – 2135+1IST 77W D

Istanbul Ataturk – Seoul Incheon eff 01JUL13 Daily service switches from Airbus A340-300 to Boeing 777-300ER
TK090 IST0045 – 1655ICN 77W D
TK091 ICN2350 – 0545+1IST 77W D

Previously reported changes include:
Istanbul Ataturk – Aqaba eff 03APR13 NEW 3 weekly Boeing 737-700 service
Istanbul Ataturk – Dammam eff 31MAR13 Service increases from 5 weekly to daily, A320 operating
Istanbul Ataturk – Dhaka eff 05JUN13 Service increases from 5 weekly to daily, A330-200 operating
Istanbul Ataturk – Guangzhou eff 01MAY13 Service increases from 4 weekly (Day x247) to daily, A340-300 operating
Istanbul Ataturk – Kuala Lumpur eff 25APR13 Service resumes with 3 weekly flights (Day 146), operated by A340-300. Service increases to 4 weekly (Day x257) from 19JUN13
Istanbul Ataturk – Nouakchott – Dakar – Istanbul Ataturk eff 31MAR13 Service increases from 3 to 4 weekly with operational schedule splits to 2 banks
TK593 IST0045 – 0450NKC0540 – 0640DKR0740 – 1740IST 739 36
TK595 IST1345 – 1745NKC1835 – 1935DKR2035 – 0635+1IST 739 47

Istanbul Ataturk – Tehran eff 01APR13 5 of 28 weekly service moves to Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport (1 of 4 daily operates to/from Sabiha Gokcen from 02JUN13)
Istanbul Ataturk – Tel Aviv eff 02APR13 Service increases from 32 to 35 weekly (39 weekly from 22APR13)
Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen – Kuwait City eff 31MAR13 NEW 5 weekly service (daily from 04JUN13; overall Istanbul – Kuwait service increases to 28 weekly)