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ISTANBUL: Turkish Airlines placed a firm order for 10 additional Airbus A350-900. The airline is already operating 14 A350s in its fleet. The new order will take the total order of A350s to 40.
At the end of July 2023, Airbus had already received a mega order of 1000 Airbus A350 from leading airlines around the world.
We are delighted that Turkish Airline has decided to enlarge its fleet with a purchase of another 10 Airbus A350-900 aircraft. The airplane offers great passenger comfort, range capabilities and capacity. The Airbus A350 is the perfect work-horse for Turkish Airlines to connect Istanbul to the world. The repeat order demonstrates the confidence for our unique generation aircraft that offer airlines unbeatable economy and efficiency. We are proud of keeping our long lasting relationship with Turkish Airlines and Turkiye’s aviation industry overall.said Christan Scherer, Airbus Chief Commercial Officer and Head of Airbus International.
Turkish Airlines Fleet:
Turkish Airlines operates a wide range of narrow-body and wide-body airliners. The airline has a mixture of both Boeing and Airbus aircraft that fulfills Turkey’s domestic demand as well as connects the major metro cities such as Istanbul and Ankara.
As of September 2023, Turkish operates a total of 429 aircraft. From narrow-bodies selection, the Turkish operates a full range of Airbus A320 family aircraft except the Airbus A318. The airline also operates a variety of Boeing 737 variants such as Boeing 737, 800NG, 900ER, MAX8, and MAX9.
The wide-body selection features flagship products of Boeing and Airbus. Turkish operates Boeing 777-300ERs, Boeing 787-9, Airbus A330-200, Airbus A330-300, and Airbus A350-900.