Articles tagged “turkish airlines”

Turkish Air Delays Plane Order as Post-Coup Traffic Drops

Turkey's internal political challenges are having a trickle-down effect on the country's national carrier.

2 weeks ago

Fired After Coup, Turkish Air’s Former CFO Sues Airline

Turkish is one of the world's largest airlines, but it has far more internal drama than most of its global competitors.

2 months ago

Turkey’s Airline Stocks Rebound But Passenger Numbers Plummet

There are still negative perceptions about the security situation in Turkey and this mild rebound could prove to be short-lived as the summer travel season winds down.

2 months ago

In Post-Coup Purge, Turkish Airlines Fires its CFO

Turkish Airlines is almost 50 percent owned by the national government, so it's no surprise the carrier has been affected by Turkey's recent attempted coup.

3 months ago

How Turkish Air Will Recover After Airport Attacks and Coup Plot

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

3 months ago

Updated: FAA Lifts Turkish Air Flight Ban

Considering the United States was the only major country to bar flights from Turkey’s airlines, it makes sense that that ban could be lifted relatively quickly.

3 months ago

FAA Bans Turkish Airlines From Flying to the United States

3 months ago

Istanbul’s Deadly Airport Attacks Add to Turkey’s Mounting Tourism Woes

Over the last eight months Turkey's people and its tourism industry have been under sustained attacks. It's leadership needs help (and guidance) from the international community if it is to ease the crisis.

4 months ago

As Turkey’s Tourism Industry Suffers, Turkish Airlines Shifts its Strategy

With Turkey facing a major decline in tourists, its top airline is increasingly carrying connecting passengers who never step foot in the country.

4 months ago

A Slump in Direct Traffic Is Hurting Turkish Airlines

Chaos on Turkey's borders is crushing Turkish Airlines just a year after it posted record profit due to decreased operating costs.

5 months ago

Delta Decision to Suspend Istanbul Service Has Repercussions for Turkish Air

Fortunately, Turkish Air has transformed Istanbul into a hub rather than just a terminal. Today's stock drop is more about the domestic political situation more than it is travelers' concerns about flying the national carrier.

6 months ago

Turkish Airlines Has a Record Year, Thanks to Cheap Fuel and Network Strategy

Considering the challenges in Turkey in the second half of the year, these results are cause for optimism that Turkish Air's global strategy is working.

8 months ago