Turkish Airlines will increase frequencies to Dhaka by 2020-2021

Emrah Karaca, General Manager Bangladesh says
- A Monitor Report01 Oct, 2019 | 168 Views|-+
Dhaka : Bangladesh's aviation industry has great potentials. Hence, the carrier is planning to increase frequencies to Bangladesh by 2020-2021.

Emrah Karaca, General Ma-nager Bangladesh, Turkish Airlines said this while talking to The Bangladesh Monitor at his office recently.

Turkish Airlines already flies to more than 300 destinations. For which, the carrier already has more than 300 aircraft.

They have increased frequencies to some destinations_ Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Australia, Salzburg etc. However, they need even a bigger fleet to increase frequencies to all destinations, expressed Karaca.

Thus, the airline has ordered 100 new aircraft.


The new Stopover offer from Turkish Airlines provides free hotel accommodation to transit passengers, encouraging them to discover Istanbul in the meantime, instead of sitting idle.

The carrier is offering one night's free stay at a four-star hotel for Economy Class passengers and two nights' free stay at a five-star hotel for Business Class.

This offer is available for transit passengers who have a connection time of more than 20 hours between two flights in Istanbul.

Stopovers are valid for the following destinations when flying from Bangladesh: USA, Canada, Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Malta, Holland, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and Ireland.

Exclusive Drive

With this offer, Turkish Airlines provides a stylish vehicle and conscientious chauffeur for all Business Class Passengers travelling from Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha, Kuwait, Beirut, Tel Aviv, Tehran, Cairo, Mumbai, Delhi, Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Dhaka, Nairobi, Riyadh, Dammam, Amman, Jeddah, Bahrain to Turkish Airlines' US and Canada gateways only or vice versa.

The guests will be able to avail a complimentary ride up to 35 miles (55 kilometres). Pas-sengers have to pay additional fees if miles exceed further.

Exclusive Drive Programme is valid for the eligible Business Class tickets with departure date prior to December 31, 2019.


Miniport is a luggage transfer service between Miniport offices, Istanbul Airport and partner hotels that is exclusive to people who travel with Turkish Airlines. Passengers' may use Miniport service to Istanbul Airport Office, Taksim Sales Office, affiliated hotels and Easy Point spots at affiliate shopping malls.


If passengers' have a connecting international flight in Istanbul with a layover between six to 24 hours, they can make use of the airline's free Touristanbul service to discover the beautiful city.

After your Turkish Airlines connecting international flight, you can sign up for Touristanbul at the Hotel Desk in the International Arrivals Terminal of Istanbul Airport.

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