12-May-2015 4:44 PM

Turkish Airlines takes delivery of 125th aircraft from Boeing

Turkish Airlines received (12-May-2015) its 125th aircraft from Boeing, a 737-900ER, one of 12 aircraft the carrier will take delivery of from Boeing in 2015. Turkish Airlines chief investment and technology officer Ahmet Bolat said: "Boeing has played a pivotal role in the development of Turkish Airlines and these deliveries continue to enable this airline to compete, expand and reach new short and long-range destinations nonstop from our hubs in Istanbul." Boeing Commercial Airplanes VP of European sales Todd Nelp added: "We are incredibly proud of our long standing relationship with Turkish Airlines, which now stretches back over 40 years with over 100 777 and 737 airplanes delivered. Turkish Airlines' growth throughout our relationship has been incredible and we look forward to continuing to support their future success." According to the CAPA Fleet Database, Turkish Airlines currently operates 737-700, 737-800, 737-900ER and 777-300ER aircraft. [more - original PR] [more - original PR - Turkish]

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