Turkish Airlines has been named as the ‘Airline of the Year’ at this year’s CAPA (Center for Asia Pasific Aviation) Aviation Awards for Excellence. The title is given to the carrier that has had the greatest impact on the development of the airline industry, established itself as a leader and is a benchmark for others to follow. Turkish Airlines has established itself as a formidable competitor in a geographic region that boasts many of the world’s leading airlines. With the world’s largest flight network, Turkish Airlines flies to 200 international destinations from its Istanbul hub.

Turkish Airlines has been named as the ‘Airline of the Year’ at this year’s CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence. The title is given to the carrier that has had the greatest impact on the development of the airline industry, established itself as a leader and is a benchmark for others to follow.

Turkish Airlines has received the Skytrax “Best Airline in Europe” award for the third year running. As an internationally recognized brand, executing industrial surveys independent of commercial concerns, Skytrax annually presents awards to airline companies, based on their performance. During the 10 month survey period, airline customers from over 160 different nationalities participated in this customer satisfaction survey. By adding ‘Flying Chef’ service for Business Class passengers on its long flights, Turkish Airlines has been also named as the winner in the category, “Best Business Class Catering”.

While expanding our flight network, we also put emphasis on increasing quality. Crowned with Skytrax “Best Airline in Europe” award for the third time successively, we share our accomplishments with all our customers.

By the end of 2013, Turkish Airlines has flown to 245 destinations, while increasing passenger numbers by 23.6% to 48.3 million. Within the next decade 100 new destinations are planned. Turkish Airlines aims at increasing the number of aircrafts to over 400 by 2020. By the end of 2013, Turkish Airlines introduced 26 new destinations and upgraded the number of flight points to 245 in 105 countries. The Company’s international destinations coverage is greater than any other airline in the world.

New Destinations opened in 2013

LIBREVILLE
COLOMBO
HOUSTON
AQABA
KUALA LUMPUR
FRIEDRICHSHAFEN
SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA
MALTA
SALZBURG
EL KASIM
MARSEILLE
CONSTANZA
TALINN
VILNIUS
LUXEMBURG
KATHMANDU
MAZAR-I-SHARIF
LAHOR
KANO
NDJAMENA
ÇORLU
ISPARTA
KASTAMONU
BİNGÖL
ŞIRNAK
KOCAELİ

Turkish Airlines, with its superior service quality, offers a pleasant travel experience to everyone especially those who are brave challengers and passionate explorers. The Company’s new stance is also reflected in its brand communication. The “Widen Your World” motto is an open invitation to explore new horizons. The renewed brand strategy indicates how the Company surpasses being a global brand. Turkish Airlines ensures maximum passenger satisfaction with the Inflight Entertainment System, containing about 400 movies, 1,000 music CD’s, radio and news channels. Furthermore, the “Invest On Board” digital platform, features entrepreneurs from all over the world matched with prominent business leaders. Live TV broadcasting via satellite are all part of the services offered in the skies.

If you look at diversities as a symbol of richness, if you are a determined pursuer of challenges and if you want to learn by experience; then the world is an amazing playground. Believe in yourself and enjoy.

Turkish Airlines, operating the world’s most comprehensive network of 105 countries; meets the expectations of its passengers by constantly introducing novelties. Its expanded and refurbished private passenger lounge, Turkish Airlines Lounge Istanbul, functions as the gate to the world; presenting a new level in pleasure and comfort. The newly added second floor of the lounge brings greater service choices to the customer. “Lounge Istanbul” was nominated to the international top 10 premium airport lounge list. This newly expanded lounge, which combines both modern and traditional design, aims to be the best.

“Turkish Airlines Lounge Istanbul”, among international top 10 private passenger lounges list, functions as the gate to the world; presenting a new level in pleasure and comfort.