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UEFA EURO 2016: Turkish Airlines Launches ‘Meet Europe’s Best’ Campaign

Turkish Airlines, the Official Airline Partner to UEFA EURO 2016, has announced the full details of its "Meet Europe’s Best" campaign, which includes the launch of television commercials, unique plane liveries, ticket giveaways and a dedicated microsite.

Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup 2016: Athens Qualifying Event, May 21

The Glyfada Golf Course in Athens will host the latest stage of the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup 2016, one of the sport’s biggest and most exciting amateur tournaments, on Saturday, May 21.

Majority of Turkish Airlines Foreign Pilots are Greek

The 77 Greek captains of Turkish Airlines represent the highest percentage among approximately 800 foreign pilots in the company.

Turkish Airlines Euroleague Basketball Lands in Berlin in 2016

The best four European basketball teams meet each other in the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Basketball Final Four in Berlin, Germany.

Turkish Airlines Offers Passengers Special ‘Journey’ to Benaki Museum in Greece

Turkish Airlines' passengers to Greece can now experience a journey in Greek culture at the Benaki Museum with just their boarding pass and one euro in hand.

Turkish Airlines Brings Dawn of Justice’s Batmobile Across Istanbul’s Third Bridge

Turkish Airlines brought the world-famous, iconic Batmobile to Istanbul to travel cross-continental for the first time via the newest Bosphorus bridge to celebrate the release of Warner Bros. Pictures’ movie Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Turkish Airlines’ Euro 2016 Plane Goes to Paris

To celebrate UEFA EURO 2016 this summer, Turkish Airlines has unveiled an A330-300 passenger aircraft painted in the competition’s livery. The plane recently undertook its maiden flight to Paris, the location of this year’s final on July 10.

‘Tourism Awards 2016’ Spotlight Shines on Greece’s Best Practices

The best practices of Greek companies and organizations in all sectors of travel, hospitality and leisure and initiatives that encourage innovation and the quality of Greek tourism were rewarded on Wednesday, April 6, at the glitzy awards ceremony of the Tourism Awards 2016.

Turkish Airlines Scoops Gold Prize at Tourism Awards 2016 in Greece

Turkish Airlines was honored with the gold prize in the "New Destinations - Improving Accessibility - Incoming Increase" category at the Tourism Awards 2016.

Turkish Airlines Brings ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Premiere to NYC

Turkish Airlines, the official airline partner of "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice", sponsored the film’s world premiere in New York City on Sunday, March 20, at the Radio City Music Hall, days ahead of the March 25 nationwide release.

Greece Showcased to Iranian Travel Agents by Turkish Airlines, Travel Plan

Turkish Airlines and Travel Plan recently took a group of nine travel agents from Tehran, Iran, on a four-day familiarisation trip to Greece for them to sample some of what the country has to offer international visitors.

Athens Airport Honors Airlines for 2015 Performance

Athens International Airport (AIA) earlier this month honored airlines that recorded the fastest development and the highest increases in passenger volumes in their scheduled services during 2015. The award ceremony took place during the 16th Airline Marketing Workshop held in Athens.

Turkish Airlines Receives Two Excellence Distinctions at Athens Airport Awards

Turkish Airlines was honored as the “Best of the Top 10 Performance” and the “Fastest Growing Airline for Western Europe” of 2015 at the recent 16th Airline Marketing Workshop, organized by Athens International Airport (AIA).

Turkish Airlines Takes Off with ‘Batman v Superman’ Deal

Turkish Airlines recently announced its partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures through a sponsorship deal for the action adventure film, "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice".

Turkish Airlines: Passenger Traffic Increase of 25% to Athens and Thessaloniki Airports in 2015

Turkish Airlines last year recorded a significant annual increase of 25 percent in passenger traffic for both international airports in Athens and Thessaloniki in Greece.

Greece’s Aegean Among 2015’s Fastest Growing Airlines

Greek carrier Aegean is ranked ninth among the world’s 20 fastest growing airlines in 2015, according to weekly e-journal anna.aero (Airline Network News and Analysis).

Turkish Airlines Joins UEFA EURO 2016 as “Official Airline Partner”

Turkish Airlines recently signed a global sponsorship deal with UEFA EURO 2016, to become “The first airline partner” in 55-year history of the European Football Championship.

Turkish Airlines Co-organizes Successful Fam Trip for Singapore Travel Agents to Greece

Eight leading travel agencies from Singapore last month took part in a familiarization (fam) trip to Greece organized with the support of Turkish Airlines.

Turkish Airlines Launches Flights to Durban, South Africa

Turkish Airlines recently launched flights to Durban in South Africa, increasing its flight destinations in Africa to 46.

Turkish Airlines Adds Flights to Miami, Strengthens Ties Between Greece and America

Turkish Airlines has added flights to Miami as its 12th destination in the Americas. Round trip fares are available from Athens to Miami (via Istanbul), giving the Greek diaspora the opportunity for constant contact with Greek roots.