Turkish Airlines commences direct flights to Marrakech
-A Monitor Report01 May, 2019 | 1240 Views|-+
Istanbul : Turkish Airlines commenced Istanbul - Marrakech - Istanbul direct flights on April 15.
The new service will be operated five days a week as Turkish Airlines reinforces its title of flying to more international destinations than any other airline.
Successfully completing its "Great Move" process and transferring all of its passenger operations to its new hub, Istanbul Airport, Turkish Airlines now adds Marrakech, tourist city of Morocco, to its flight network. As the national flag carrier's first inaugural flight from its new home, Marrakech became Turkish Airlines' the second destination in Morocco while becoming its 308th destination globally.
The inaugural flight from Istanbul Airport, landed in Marrakech Menara Airport, was welcomed by the customary water cannon salute in a formal ceremony, to which attended by the executives both from the global carrier and Marrakech Menara Airport, and press members as well.
Commenting on this inaugural flight, Ahmet Olmustur, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), Turkish Airlines stated, "With Istanbul Airport, a new era has begun in the global aviation. Our new operation center offers an important opportunity for us to develop our globally unparalleled flight network performance even further. Thus, we are working on new strategies to capitalise on this opportunity. Marrakech will always hold a special place for us as it is the first destination we added from our new home. We are happy to carry our passengers to this crimson city with our privileged travel experience."