Low-cost carrier launches freighter flights in Turkey

Must Read

ANKARA-Anadolu Agency

After suspending its passenger flights due to pandemic flight restrictions, Turkey’s low-cost carrier Pegasus Airlines announced on May 7 it has started cargo flights.

The carrier will initially do freighter flights on both domestic and international routes from Sabiha Gökçen Airport – Istanbul’s main air hub on the city’s Asian side – as well as the Aegean province of İzmir and the Mediterranean resort city of Antalya, also through loading cargo inside the cabin.

Before the onset of coronavirus, Pegasus used to provide cargo services with narrow-body passenger flights.

With the necessary arrangements for the transportation of cargo in the passenger cabin, Pegasus is using its wide A321neo aircraft, paving the way for larger weight and capacity, a company statement said.

Source link

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

Turkey Reports 32 Deaths, 1,141 New Cases of Covid-19

Üsküdar, İstanbul (Photo: AA) Click...

Iran, Turkey stress need to reopen borders, resume trade

Felicitating the Eid al-Fitr to people of the two countries, the two presidents highlighted the need to deepen and expand bilateral relations, especially economic...

Emerging markets stumble as US-China tensions return

Police fire tear gas on protesters during protests against a proposal to enact a new security legislation in Hong Kong on Sunday. (AFP photo) Just...

More Articles Like This