Turkish Airlines announces direct flights to Atlanta
ISTANBUL - Anadolu AgencyTurkish Airlines (THY), the country’s flag carrier, will offer direct flights between Istanbul and Atlanta beginning in May 2016.
The new destination will be the airline’s second to the southeastern United States following THY’s decision to open a route to Miami.
According to a statement released by THY, the Istanbul-Atlanta flights will begin on May 16, 2016, and will operate once a day throughout the week.
“We are very pleased to gather more passengers with our flight to Atlanta,” said Turkish Airlines Deputy General of Marketing and Sales Ahmet Olmustur.
THY offers flights to over 250 international destinations in over 100 countries across Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia and the Americas.