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YVR Lands New Airline Partner and Route with Turkish Airlines

Turkey on your bucket list? Well, it just got a whole lot easier to check off thanks to Turkish Airlines’ announcement that they will begin direct service from YVR to Istanbul Airport (IST). Set to start on June 9, 2020, the thrice weekly service will depart YVR on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

Did you know that Turkish Airlines has earned the title of airline that flies to the most countries in the world? Turkish Airlines currently flies to over 300 destinations with its fleet of more than 350 aircraft.

The route will be operated using a Boeing 787-9 with a seat configuration of 30 Business class and 270 Economy class seats.

For more information and to book online, visit We are excited to welcome our new airline partner. See you in June, Istanbul!

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