Articles tagged “istanbul”

Turkey’s Pegasus Airlines to Compete With Turkish Air at New Istanbul Airport

Turkey’s Pegasus Airlines to Compete With Turkish Air at New Istanbul Airport

Christopher Jasper, Bloomberg

Pegasus' announcement is the latest threat Turkish Air will have to face, but it seems the former still has a lot of logistics to figure out before it can really talk a big game at Istanbul's new airport.

1 month ago

How Turkish Air Will Recover After Airport Attacks and Coup Plot

How Turkish Air Will Recover After Airport Attacks and Coup Plot

Brian Sumers, Skift

Turkish Airlines has had a terrible month, but the airline could bounce back faster than some passengers might expect.

1 year ago

52 Wounded Still Hospitalized After Istanbul Airport Attack

52 Wounded Still Hospitalized After Istanbul Airport Attack

Associated Press

Expect to see major airports extending their security perimeters outside passenger terminals in coming years.

1 year ago

Istanbul’s Airport Rocked by Multiple Explosions and Gunfire

Istanbul’s Airport Rocked by Multiple Explosions and Gunfire

Dominique Soguel and Bram Janssen, Associated Press

1 year ago

U.S. Consulate in Istanbul Warns Tourists of ‘Credible Threats’

U.S. Consulate in Istanbul Warns Tourists of ‘Credible Threats’

Associated Press

The messages coming out of Istanbul are going to continue scaring away U.S. visitors.

2 years ago

A New Europe and Middle East Convention Landscape — Meetings Innovation Report

A New Europe and Middle East Convention Landscape — Meetings Innovation Report

Greg Oates, Skift

Massive new airports in Dubai and Istanbul will drastically shift flight patterns across Europe and Asia by the opening of Dubai Expo 2020, along with the rankings of the world's top 10 convention cities.

2 years ago

Why $31 Luxury Hotel Rooms Aren’t Good News for Anyone in Turkey

Why $31 Luxury Hotel Rooms Aren’t Good News for Anyone in Turkey

Isobel Finkel, Bloomberg

If you just look at Istanbul the problem isn't so bad. But Turkey's tourism industry is much bigger than Istanbul, and some economies rely a disproportionate amount on foreign visitors.

2 years ago

Interview: Istanbul Rises as a Global Convention City Amidst Turkey’s Problems

Interview: Istanbul Rises as a Global Convention City Amidst Turkey’s Problems

Greg Oates, Skift

Istanbul is emerging as a new global business hub due to massive infrastructure improvements, including what will be the largest capacity airport in Europe, but security fears could potentially dampen growth.

2 years ago

Suicide Bomb Attack in Central Istanbul Kills 5, Wounds Dozens

Suicide Bomb Attack in Central Istanbul Kills 5, Wounds Dozens

Dominique Soguel and Suzan Fraser, Associated Press

2 years ago

Istanbul’s Airport Beats Frankfurt to Become Europe’s Third Busiest Airport

Istanbul’s Airport Beats Frankfurt to Become Europe’s Third Busiest Airport

Richard Weiss and Kari Lundgren, Bloomberg

Turkish Air's global network has turned Istanbul into a hub that is gaining on the rest of Europe while older cities fret about what to do about overcapacity and stunted development.

2 years ago

Tourist Death Toll in Istanbul Attack Rises

Tourist Death Toll in Istanbul Attack Rises

Associated Press

2 years ago

Explosion in Istanbul’s Tourist Center Kills 10 and Injures 15

Explosion in Istanbul’s Tourist Center Kills 10 and Injures 15

Ayla Jean Yackley, Reuters

2 years ago