Turkish Airlines has made a groundbreaking investment with a historic order for 355 new jets from Airbus. The order includes 250 of the best-selling A321s and 105 highly efficient A350 widebody aircraft. Prof. Dr. Ahmet Bolat, Chairman of the Board and the Executive Committee at Turkish Airlines, emphasized that this landmark order goes beyond expansion, serving as a testament to the airline’s commitment to innovation, operational excellence, and a sustainable future. The addition of these advanced Airbus aircraft is expected to enhance operational capabilities and significantly contribute to environmental goals.
Bolat highlighted that this investment marks a milestone for Turkey‘s aviation industry, emphasizing the modernization of the fleet with more efficient and environmentally friendly aircraft. The move is set to reinforce Turkish Airlines’ leading position in global aviation, contribute to the nation’s status as an aviation hub, and positively impact Türkiye’s tourism sector by boosting international connectivity and attracting more tourists. With the most international flights of any airline, Turkish Airlines continues to play a crucial role in shaping the future of global aviation.