Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Aviation, Airline & Aerospace(Travel & Tourism)
Filter PR by
  
Air Namibia and Turkish Airlines sign codeshare agreement
 

Dubai, UAE; 23 February 2017:  Air Namibia (SW) and Turkish Airlines (TK) have signed a codeshare agreement. Effective as from March 1st, the agreement will cover routes between Turkey and Namibia, and set to expand further travel opportunities for the passengers of the two airlines. 

The signing ceremony took place at Turkish Airlines’ Headquarters in İstanbul. Namibia Deputy Minister of Works & Transport honorable Sankwasa James Sankwasa and Turkish Airlines Deputy Chairman and CEO, Bilal Ekşi signed the deal in the presence of senior officials from both sides.

This new codeshare agreement is bound to broaden the commercial partnership between two companies and their respective countries. At the same time, passengers of both airlines will be given more travel options between Namibia and Turkey.

Under the terms of the agreement, Air Namibia and Turkish Airlines are planning to place codes on unilateral flights of SW on Windhoek – Johannesburg v.v. / Windhoek – Frankfurt v.v., and unilateral flights of TK on İstanbul – Johannesburg v.v. / İstanbul – Frankfurt v.v. Also it has been considered that, when SW introduces the Windhoek – İstanbul v.v. flights in future, this codeshare agreement will be expanded by placing the code to include beyond İstanbul flights.

Honorable Sankwasa expressed his satisfaction with this commercial partnership with a well-established and rapidly growing carrier like Turkish Airlines, which enjoys a broad route network. He also expressed that they are happy to conduct this codeshare agreement with Turkish Airlines and also added that the deal will be a crucial experience for them. Honourable Sankwasa further stated that he is confident about this cooperation which will be fruitful for both sides and will be enlarged very soon. 

Honourable Sankwasa further stated “Air Namibia is a small airline and in order to improve its competitiveness in this high competitive industry, it is important to have a strategic partner, as Turkish Airlines who is an ideal candidate for becoming a partner with. We believe that this will be just one of several future collaborations which will occur between Turkish Airlines and Air Namibia.”

Turkish Airlines’ Deputy Chairman and CEO, Mr. Bilâl Ekşi, commented on the agreement: “We are pleased to sign this codeshare agreement with Air Namibia as our aim is to always enhance our partnerships and maximize the travel opportunities offered to our passengers through our flight networks. Air Namibia continues its expansion successfully, and we believe that this partnership between Turkish Airlines and Air Namibia will benefit both carriers, not only from a commercial perspective, but also in cultural interactions between Turkey and Namibia while also promoting business travel between the two countries.”  


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 14103 times
PR Category : Travel & Tourism
Posted on : Thursday, February 23, 2017  3:14:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : Finnair, Skyscanner and Amadeus join forces to boost convers...
Next Story : Nayif-1 transmits its first message from space in Arabic a q...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Meet the FOREO family as they share their top tips for radiant skin during the holy month [14274-Views]
Three Trends to Try with Palladio Beauty [10230-Views]
Care for your baby's sensitive skin with Corine de Farme [8998-Views]
Do Explore More with Pandora [8851-Views]
Ramadan-Inspired Sandro SS18 Pieces [8064-Views]
Caudalie The Cleansing Collection [7973-Views]
Lexus sweeps two podium finishes at round two of 2018 AUTOBACS SUPER GT 500 series [7735-Views]
Charlotte Tilbury, the World's #1 Celebrity Makeup Artist, Announces the Opening of Her Fl... [7716-Views]
Marchon Eyewear New Collections [7625-Views]
Get Voluminous Eyelashes and Eyebrows with Rodial's Lash and Brow Booster Serum [7326-Views]
MAC - Prep + Prime Fix + [7296-Views]
New Master Maserati Driving Courses for 2018 [7253-Views]
Spinneys Puts Local Food Heroes in the Spotlight this Ramadan [7027-Views]
‘Tree of Life' Continues to Change Lives at Arabian Center, This Ramadan [7003-Views]
Ethereum - Second In A Series Of Exclusive Cryptocurrency Watches Launched [6795-Views]
Glambeaute.com's Special Ramadan Beauty Packs [6649-Views]
Mads Mikkelsen Spotted on Red Carpet at Cannes Wearing Ulysse Nardin Masterpiece [6606-Views]
Pottery Barn Kids Launches Baby Registry Service to Welcome Newborns [6155-Views]
1st Edition of Cannes International Film Festival From May 8 to 19, 2018 [6082-Views]
Pick what suits you from essence Spring/Summer 2018 nail polish collection [6045-Views]
White Man & Woman Focuses on Innovation and Sustainability With Patagonia at White Street ... [5929-Views]
Breitling's Navitimer 8 Collection Arrives in The Middle East [5893-Views]
Stay connected with your loved ones this Ramadan season with the Nokia smartphones [5819-Views]
Make Ramadan Better With the Gift of Sharing [5746-Views]
Hour Choice Presents Coach Perry Collections – Ramadan Exclusive [5667-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories