Turkish Airlines S19 Africa service expansion

Turkish Airlines in summer 2019 season is expanding service to Africa, including new destination in Sudan from April 2019.

Istanbul – Khartoum eff 12APR19 Increase from 7 to 12 weekly
TK1431 IST0120 – 0435KRT 32B x47
TK680 IST2010 – 2325KRT 321 D

TK681 KRT0020 – 0535IST 321 D
TK1432 KRT0530 – 1045IST 32B x47

Istanbul – Port Sudan – Khartoum – Istanbul eff 11APR19 2 weekly A321
TK1435 IST0105 – 0345PZU0440 – 0605KRT0700 – 1215IST 32B 47

For Central Africa market, the Star Alliance member will adjust operational routing, including dedicated nonstop terminator service to Cameroon.

Istanbul – Douala eff 31MAR19 5 weekly service operating nonstop in both direction (currently served via Yaounde 2 weekly on outbound, 3 weekly on inbound)
TK673 IST1750 – 2300DLA 7M8 x24
TK674 DLA2355 – 0855+1IST 7M8 x24

Istanbul – Kinshasa – Libreville – Istanbul eff 31MAR19 Reduce from 5 to 4 weekly (Overall service for Libreville reduces from 5 to 4 weekly)
Istanbul – N’Djamena – Kinshasa  Istanbul eff 31MAR19 New routing, 3 weekly 737 MAX 8 (Overall service from N’Djamena increases from 2 to 3 weekly, no longer operates via Yaounde)
TK590 IST1425 – 1835NDJ1920 – 2205FIH2300 – 0850+1IST 7M8 247

Istanbul – Yaounde eff 31MAR19 Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly, all flights operating nonstop in both direction
TK671 IST1845 – 2350NSI 7M8 x36
TK672 NSI0045 – 0950IST 7M8 x47

Previously reported, Turkish Airlines will offer 5 weekly Istanbul – Marrakech service from 31MAR19.

Routes Africa 2019

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