Turkish Airlines announces first flight to Najaf (Iraq)

Turkish Airlines today launched its first flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Najaf, which is the airline’s 4th flight destination in Iraq after Baghdad, Arbil and Al Basrah. The flights to Najaf are scheduled to depart three times per week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Round-trip airfares from Istanbul to Najaf will be on sale with the reduced prices starting from 275 Euros including taxes and fees for journeys starting before 31st August 2011.

Flights to Najaf will take place as follows on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays:

Istanbul-Najaf

Departure/Arrival
03:10 06:05

Najaf-Al Basrah

Departure/Arrival
07:05 07:50

Al Basrah-Istanbul

Departure/Arrival
08:50 12:15
(All Times are in Local Mean Time)

To view the flight schedules, please visit www.thy.com and to book call +90 212 444 0849.

Established in 1933 with a fleet of only five airplanes, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines is today a four star airline company with a fleet of 174 aircraft flying to 183 destinations around the world, comprising 41 domestic and 142 international destinations.