Ordu Giresun Airport will see its maiden international flights next month the governor of Ordu province, İrfan Balkanlıoğlu, has announced.
Speaking at a news conference, Balkanlıoğlu said an undisclosed operator would next month launch passenger flights to the Turkish Black Sea airport from Germany, Austria, Saudi Arabia, and Northern Cyprus.
Sun Express (XQ, Antalya) Chief Executive Officer Jaan Albrecht says the slump in demand for leisure flights to Turkey, brought on by the migrant crisis, the war in neighbouring Syria and domestic terrorist attacks, has forced the carrier to reposition its capacity to more buoyant markets this summer.
Sun Express (XQ, Antalya) has firmed up options for ten B737 MAX 8 aircraft. In a statement, the carrier said the optional aircraft were part of a 2014 order with Boeing (BOE, Chicago O'Hare) which included firm commitments for twenty-five B737-800s and twenty-five B737 MAX 8s.
“We are pleased to confirm these 10 optional Boeing 737 MAX 8s as a firm order that will support our growth strategy, one that the airline has been successfully implementing for four years,” said SunExpress Managing ...