Travel, Tourism & Hospitality

Turkish Airlines adds Bali to flight network

Turkish Airlines has announced the launch of direct flights between Istanbul and popular tourist destination Bali, Indonesia.

The inaugural flight was operated using the airlines’ first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. The flight carried 250 passengers and operated with 84 per cent load factor.

Commenting on the new route, Turkish Airlines senior vice president Sales (second Region), Kerem Sarp, said: “While our new generation aircraft continue to join our fleet, we feel highly encouraged to launch new direct flights to farther destinations in the world. By inaugurating direct flights to Bali, our second destination in Indonesia, we keep strengthening our mission to reach all corners of the world.”

Introductory flight fares are available from Istanbul to Bali starting at $748, inclusive of taxes and fees. - TradeArabia News Service