Turkish Airlines July – Oct 2013 Long-Haul Operation Changes

As per 29MAY13 Sabre timetable listing, Turkish Airlines plans to switch operational aircraft on a number of International route from 01JUL13 to 30SEP13/01OCT13. Planned changes as follow.

Istanbul – Bangkok – Ho Chi Minh 01JUL13 – 01OCT13 Boeing 777-300ER replaces A330-300/A340-300
TK068 IST0040 – 1415BKK1535 – 1705SGN 77W D
TK069 SGN2025 – 2150BKK2330 – 0535+1IST 77W D

Service operated by leased Jet Airways 777-300ER

Istanbul – Mumbai 01JUL13 – 30SEP13 Boeing 777-300ER replaces Airbus A330-300
TK720 IST1935 – 0430+1BOM 77W D
TK721 BOM0555 – 1015IST 77W D

TK721 operated by 777-300ER (leased Jet Airways aircraft) from 02JUL13 to 01OCT13)

Istanbul – Sao Paulo – Buenos Aires 01JUL13 – 30SEP13 Airbus A340-300 replaces Boeing 777-300ER (Planned service increase from 4 weekly to daily remains unchanged)
TK015 IST0930 – 1655GRU1830 – 2115EZE 343 D
TK016 EZE2240 – 0130+1GRU0305+1 – 2135+1IST 343 D

Istanbul – Seoul Incheon 01JUL13 – 01OCT13 Airbus A330-300 replaces Boeing 777-300ER
TK090 IST0045 – 1655ICN 333 D
TK091 ICN2350 – 0545+1IST 333 D

Note all changes listed above has been reflected in TK’s inventory as of 1500GMT.