Articles tagged “turkish airlines”

Turkish Airlines Stock Is Rallying But Fears Remain

Turkish Airlines Stock Is Rallying But Fears Remain

Tugce Ozsoy and Taylan Bilgic, Bloomberg

Turkish Airlines had said it would revive its fortunes by 2018 and it looks like that's coming to pass. Geopolitical tensions, however, don't give the carrier much firm footing with many investors.

2 months ago

Universal and Turkish Airlines Are Betting Big on Super Bowl Ads

Universal and Turkish Airlines Are Betting Big on Super Bowl Ads

Dan Peltier and Hannah Sampson, Skift

From what we've seen so far, travel brands with Super Bowl teasers are staying away from the culture wars and focusing on sending neutral messages with universal appeal. And while it's important to draw attention to certain issues, it's refreshing to watch light-hearted advertisements, too.

3 months ago

U.S. Laptop Ban Fading as Turkish and Emirates Airlines Expect Exemptions

U.S. Laptop Ban Fading as Turkish and Emirates Airlines Expect Exemptions

Deena Kamel Yousef, Bloomberg

Certain Middle Eastern airlines are now getting relief from the U.S. laptop ban although it's unclear what the more rigorous security measures are that were put into place and whether the UK will follow suit and lift its own ban.

10 months ago

Travel Industry Reacts With Caution and Frustration to New Airline Electronics Ban

Travel Industry Reacts With Caution and Frustration to New Airline Electronics Ban

Brian Sumers and Hannah Sampson, Skift

A ban on large electronic devices may be necessary to keep travelers safe, but many in the travel community are not happy with how U.S. and UK authorities announced the new policy. Could we see some tweaks to the rules in the near future?

1 year ago

Turkish Airlines Expects Its Fortunes to Revive by 2018

Turkish Airlines Expects Its Fortunes to Revive by 2018

Ercan Ersoy, Bloomberg

Turkish Airlines has had its wings clipped because of the country's turmoil. Yet its future could be bright: Its cost base is modest compared with typical network carriers.

1 year ago

Turkish Air Delays Plane Order as Post-Coup Traffic Drops

Turkish Air Delays Plane Order as Post-Coup Traffic Drops

Julie Johnson and Tyalan Bilgic , Bloomberg

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

2 years ago

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

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

Ercan Ersoy, Bloomberg

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

2 years ago

Turkey’s Airline Stocks Rebound But Passenger Numbers Plummet

Turkey’s Airline Stocks Rebound But Passenger Numbers Plummet

Tugce Ozsoy, Bloomberg

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 years ago

In Post-Coup Purge, Turkish Airlines Fires its CFO

In Post-Coup Purge, Turkish Airlines Fires its CFO

Ercan Ersoy, Bloomberg

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.

2 years 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.

2 years ago

Updated: FAA Lifts Turkish Air Flight Ban

Updated: FAA Lifts Turkish Air Flight Ban

Brian Sumers, Skift

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.

2 years ago

FAA Bans Turkish Airlines From Flying to the United States

FAA Bans Turkish Airlines From Flying to the United States

Brian Sumers, Skift

2 years ago