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Finnair, Turkish Airlines start code share from Sep 29

Published : 23 Sep 2021, 23:05

  DF Report

File Photo: Finnair.

National flag carrier Finnair and Turkish Airlines on Thursday announced a codeshare agreement, said the Finnair in a press release.

Starting September 29, the Finnair AY code will be added to Turkish Airlines route between Helsinki and Istanbul, and from Istanbul to Athens, Sofia, Thessaloniki, Amman, Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada, Luxor, Antalya and Gazipasa.

Respectively, the Turkish Airlines TK code will be added from Finnair’s Helsinki hub to Kuopio, Vaasa, Oulu, Rovaniemi, Reykjavik, Tallinn, Tartu, Riga, Vilnius, Antalya and Gazipasa.

“We are happy to be able to offer more options to our customers, as travel now starts to recover and our customers are again able to fulfil their travel dreams”, said Ole Orvér, Chief Commercial Officer, Finnair.

“We are glad to expand our current interline cooperation in terms of this codeshare agreement with Finnair. With the introduction of joint flights on several destinations in Finland, Turkey and Baltics, Iceland, South Europe, North Africa and Middle East, passengers would enjoy more travel alternatives through the combined flights”, said Ahmet Bolat, Turkish Airlines’ Chief Investment & Technology Officer.