The Managing Director of Turkish Airlines, Nigeria, Mr. Orhan Guven, who is supervising the expansion drive in West and Central Africa made this known at the weekend in Lagos According to him, “We are glad to announce the beginning of operations to Accra, Ghana in June so as to allow more of our teeming passengers to West Africa fly with us” “The flight will commence from Istanbul, Turkey carrying passengers for Lagos, Nigeria and Accra, Ghana with passengers for Lagos dropped first while the flight continues to Accra and back to Lagos for the return journey to Istanbul.
On June 14, Turkish Airlines inaugurated its new three-times-weekly non-stop service between Istanbul, Entebbe (Uganda) and Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) today.Presently, Turkish Airlines operates to Dakar, Senegal; Entebbe, Uganda and Dar a Salam Tanzania, Nairobi Kenya in the West and Central Africa region.
Current Schedule for the Accra Route:
|TK623||Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday||Istanbul||15:20||Lagos||20:10|
|TK624||Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday||Lagos||22:10||Istanbul||06:20|
Planned schedule as of July 15th 2010 :
|TK623||Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday||Istanbul||14:15||Lagos||19:15|
|TK623||Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday||Lagos||20:35||Accra||20:35|
|TK624||Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday||Accra||21:45||Lagos||23:45|
|TK624||Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday||Lagos||01:05||Istanbul||09:15|