Turkish Airlines in last week’s schedule update filed service expansion to Japan from April 2020, including service resumption to Osaka Kansai. Planned operation as follows.
Istanbul – Osaka Kansai eff 14APR20 4 weekly 787-9, service resumption since January 2017
TK086 IST0125 – 1840KIX 789 x367
TK087 KIX2250 – 0510+1IST 789 x367
Service operates as Day x37 from 13JUN20.
From 14APR20, Turkish Airlines will once again codeshare with ANA on flights to/from Osaka Kansai, including:
Osaka Kansai – Okinawa
Osaka Kansai – Sapporo New Chitose
Osaka Kansai – Tokyo Haneda
Istanbul – Tokyo Narita eff 13APR20 Increase from 7 to 10 weekly, 11 weekly from 10JUN20. New flights operated by 777-300ER/787-9
TK052 IST0140 – 1910NRT 77W D
TK050 IST1635 – 1005+1NRT 77W 5
TK050 IST1635 – 1005+1NRT 789 16
TK051 NRT1145 – 1745IST 77W 6
TK051 NRT1145 – 1745IST 789 27
TK053 NRT2140 – 0340+1IST 77W D
From 10JUN20, TK050/051 will also see Day 3 (Day 4 from NRT) operating with 787-9.