Turkish Airlines keeps expanding network in Africa with new Banjul route

posted on 28th November 2018 by Justin Burns
Turkish Airlines keeps expanding network in Africa with new Banjul route

Turkish Airlines launched a twice-weekly route to Banjul – the capital of Gambia – on 26 November 2018 and it will operate in connection with Dakar (Bangladesh) flights.

With Banjul flights the airline has increased its flight network to 54 in Africa by strengthening its presence in the continent and now flies to 123 countries with 305 destinations worldwide.

Turkish Airlines senior vice president of sales, Kerem Sarp said: ’We believe that the Africa will increase its importance for world tourism and trade in medium and long-term and we also keep to invest to potential of Africa.

“Banjul is the 54th destination of our network in Africa. So, we believe that Banjul flights will contribute to discover the potential of Gambia for world. As a flag carrier of Turkey and airlines that flying to the more destinations in Africa, Turkish Airlines keeps to present its service quality to all over the Africa.’’