Turkish Airlines crew robbed in Sandton - ambassador

2019-01-18 13:53

A Turkish Airlines crew has reportedly been attacked and robbed in a hotel shuttle bus in Sandton.

Turkish plane is rerouted to Algiers after false bomb alert

2017-07-25 21:41

A senior Algerian aviation official says a Turkish Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing at Algiers airport after a false bomb alert on board

Turkish Airlines says can use laptop until boarding after ban

2017-03-26 14:45

Turkish Airlines says passengers can use their laptops until they board in a bid to make them "more comfortable" after US and Britain introduced bans on large electronic devices in the cabin of flights from certain countries' airports.

Turkish Airlines cancels 196 flights in Istanbul

2016-07-17 14:45

Turkish Airlines says it has canceled 196 domestic and international flights in and out of Istanbul due to disruptions in air traffic brought on by Friday night's attempted coup.

Turkish Airlines finds handwritten threat in plane

2016-01-24 18:05

A Turkish Airlines jet flying from Houston to Istanbul has been safely diverted to Shannon, Ireland, after a security scare.

Turkish Airlines launches third SA route

2015-09-21 18:01

Due to the increased demand for international travel to Durban, Turkish Airlines will be launching its third South African route between Durban and Istanbul.

Jet Airways plane diverts to Muscat

2015-07-09 18:07

A Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Dubai has made an emergency landing in Muscat after a bomb threat.

Lufthansa ditches deal with Turkish Airlines

2013-11-26 19:40

Lufthansa is set to rescind its code-sharing agreement with Turkish Airlines because the deal is not economically attractive enough, the firm says.

Turkish Airlines seals huge Airbus deal

2013-04-17 15:51

Turkish Airlines has signed a deal for up to 117 planes with European manufacturer Airbus, finalising the largest order in Turkish civil aviation history.


WATCH: Swede's stunt to save Afghan from deportation goes viral

2018-07-25 22:38

A video taken by a Swedish student who filmed herself stopping the deportation of an Afghan asylum seeker onboard a plane has gone viral.

Baby on board: Airline crew delivers baby girl mid-flight

2017-04-10 14:06

A Turkish Airlines flight landed with one more passenger than it took off with after a baby was born mid-air with the help of the airline's crew

Turkish Airlines looking to increase SA traffic

2016-11-11 17:24

Most passengers using Turkish Airlines to visit South Africa are actually not directly from Turkey, says Turkish Airlines' general manager in Cape Town.

Kosovo airport shuts after flight leaves runway

2016-05-02 22:17

Kosovo's main airport says it has temporarily shut down after a Turkish Airlines flight appeared to have overshot a runway while landing in rainy weather.

Turkish Airlines plane diverted to Canada after bomb threat

2015-11-22 12:01

A Turkish Airlines plane en route from New York to Istanbul has been diverted to Canada because of a bomb threat, police say.

Turkish Airlines Boeing 777 makes emergency landing in Warsaw

2015-07-30 16:39

A Turkish Airlines Boeing 777 en route to San Francisco has made an emergency landing safely in Warsaw.

Turkish Airlines boss urges pilots to marry

2015-04-18 07:15

The general manager of Turkish Airlines has urged single pilots to marry, after the Germanwings tragedy blamed on a pilot with psychological problems.

Turkish Airlines abandons lipstick ban

2013-05-09 14:53

Turkish Airlines is quashing a ban on female flight attendants wearing red lipstick and nail polish, the company's chief executive says.

Lufthansa could stay in race

2012-11-30 16:57

Closer ties with Turkish Airlines could keep Lufthansa in the race for longhaul flights to Asia and stem the flow of business to Gulf carriers.

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