SunExpress Begins Cargo-only Flights
Passenger Rights During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Passengers Suffer from Flight Cancellations / Delays!
Lutfansa Çin ve Hong Kong uçuşlarını askıya aldı
“Business Cockpit” Interviews
Boom and Rolls Royce Teams will Work Together to Address Sustainability in Overture Design and Operations
New Trend in Aviation Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic



SunExpress Begins Cargo-only Flights

Issue 4 - 2020
SunExpress Begins Cargo-only Flights

SunExpress, a joint venture of Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa, which halted all domestic and international flights as part of the travel restrictions to fight against the Covid-19 outbreak, will begin cargo flights with 18 aircraft in its fleet.

Announcing that it will start its operations with a new type of cargo carrying model by utilizing the passenger cabin to maximize the capacity for cargo, SunExpress expects to be able to carry a maximum load of up to 21,700 kg by having to load up passengers seats and overhead bins, as well as under-aircraft cargo sections.

Stating that the airline has only carried cargo in the cargo section of the aircraft so far, SunExpress Deputy General Manager Ahmet Çalışkan said, “For the first time in our history, we are going to operate cargo-only flights. We have made a total of 18 aircraft suitable for cargo use by turning passenger cabins into cargo holds without removing seats. We completed the necessary work in a short time and will carry out our cargo flights initially from Izmir and Antalya. In the next stages, we plan to operate cargo flights from other destinations according to incoming demand.”


Two A330-200 Passenger-to-Freighter Order from Turkmenistan Airlines
flydubai Expands its Operations to Romania
Deutsche Telekom and Inmarsat to Deliver European Aviation Network
The Third US State to Launch Humans into Space
Copyrights © 2019 All Rights Reserved by Aviation Turkey.