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Turkish Airlines to begin flights to Mosul, Dammam

06 October 2011 [12:11] - TODAY.AZ
Turkey's national air carrier Turkish Airlines, or THY, will begin flights from Istanbul to Mosul, Iraq on October 13 and from Istanbul to Dammam, Saudi Arabia on October 18.

THY will fly to Mosul on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays. Flights from Mosul to Istanbul will also take place on the same days.

Mosul will be THY's sixth destination in Iraq. On the other hand, THY will fly from Istanbul to Dammam on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Flights from Dammam to Istanbul will take place on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

Dammam will be THY's fourth destination in Saudi Arabia.

Turkish Airlines is the national flag carrier airline of Turkey, headquartered in Istanbul. It operates scheduled services to 148 international and 41 domestic cities (38 domestic airports), serving a total of 189 airports, in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas. In 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 THY carried 17 million, 19.7 million, 22.5 million, 25.1 million and 29 million passengers with total revenues of US$2.23, $3.0, $4.5, $4 and $5.6 billion, respectively.

/World Bulletin/

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