Turkish Airlines S14 Asia Operation Changes as of 09MAR14

As of 09MAR14, Turkish Airlines’ planned Asia operation changes in Summer 2014 season as follow. Additional changes remain highly possible.

Istanbul Ataturk – Bahrain eff 30MAR14 3 of 7 weekly service operates as terminator service (see also below entry for Muscat)
TK776 IST1845 – 2240BAH 321 x135
TK778 IST2035 – 0030+1BAH 321 135

TK779 BAH0130 – 0550IST 321 246
TK777 BAH0420 – 0830IST 321 x246

Istanbul Ataturk – Bishkek eff 30MAR14 Introduction of 15th weekly service
TK344 IST0045 – 0855FRU 73H 357
TK346 IST1835 – 0240+1FRU 73H x135
TK342 IST1905 – 0315+1FRU 73H 135
TK348 IST2055 – 0505+1FRU 73H x46

TK347 FRU0350 – 0640IST 73H x246
TK349 FRU0620 – 0910IST 73H x57
TK345 FRU1025 – 1315IST 73H 357
TK343 FRU1435 – 1720IST 73H 246

Istanbul Ataturk – Dubai 01MAY14 – 20JUL14 Service reduce from 14 to 11 weekly (Previous plan 10 weekly) during Dubai International Airport Runway maintenance project
TK760 IST1955 – 0130+1DXB EQV D
TK756 IST2135 – 0255+1DXB 333 7
TK762 IST2245 – 0405+1DXB 333 246

TK761 DXB0235 – 0625IST EQV D
TK757 DXB0430 – 0820IST 333 1
TK763 DXB0540 – 0930IST 333 357

Istanbul Ataturk – Guangzhou eff 22SEP14 Boeing 777-300ER service replacing A340-300. TK last operated 777 to CAN in May 2012
TK072 IST0040 – 1600CAN 77W D
TK073 CAN2300 – 0525+1IST 77W D

Istanbul Ataturk – Islamabad eff 22JUN14 Airbus A330-200 replaces 737-800, 4 weekly
TK710 IST2020 – 0350+1ISB 332 x246
TK711 ISB0525 – 0935IST 332 x357

Istanbul Ataturk – Kathmandu eff 30MAR14 Gradual service increase from 4 to 5 weekly, 6 weekly from 28APR14, daily from 31MAY14
TK726 IST2145 – 0715+1KTM 332 D
TK727 KTM0845 – 1340IST 332 D

Istanbul Ataturk – Male – Colombo eff 30MAR14 Service to operate 5 weekly, an increase from 4 weekly in S13
TK730 IST0105 – 1050MLE1205 – 1405CMB 330 x46
TK731 CMB2125 – 2225MLE2340 – 0535+1IST 330 x46

Istanbul Ataturk – Muscat eff 31MAR14 3 of 7 weekly service converts to Nonstop, replacing 1-stop via Bahrain
TK774 IST1955 – 0135+1MCT 73H 135
TK775 MCT0230 – 0635IST 73H 246

TK continues to operate 4 weekly Istanbul Ataturk – Bahrain – Muscat service

Istanbul Ataturk – Osh eff 17APR14 Increase from 3 to 5 weekly
TK360 IST2010 – 0355+1OSS 319 x25
TK361 OSS0530 – 0810IST 319 x36

Istanbul Ataturk – Seoul Incheon eff 30MAR14 Planned increase form 7 to 11 weekly remains unchanged. From 25AUG14, all 11 weekly flights operated by A330
TK090 IST0045 – 1655ICN 343 D
TK088 IST1825 – 1035+1ICN 333 46
TK088 IST1825 – 1040+1ICN 333 35

TK089 ICN1205 – 1800IST 333 x123
TK091 ICN2350 – 0545+1IST 343 D

Previously reported changes:
Istanbul Ataturk – Kuala Lumpur eff 30MAR14 Gradual service increase from 4 to 6 weekly, daily from 28APR14
Istanbul Ataturk – Lahore eff 24JUN14 Airbus A330-200 replaces Boeing 737-800, 3 weekly
Istanbul Ataturk – Tehran eff 30MAR14 Increase from 3 to 4 daily