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Turkish Airlines

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
IATA Member
TK
THY
235
Turkair
Y
Turkish Airlines Boeing 737-800
THY Turkish Airlines
General Management Building
Ataturk Airport
Yesilkoy 34149
Istanbul
TURKEY
Tel.: +90 212 463 63 63
Fax: +90 212 465 21 21
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.thy.com
Type: Scheduled, charter, international, domestic, pax, cargo
Owner: Private shareholders (50.88%); TC Privatization Authority (49.12%)
Base: Istanbul (IST)
Hubs: Ankara Esenboga (ESB)
Ops started: 1956
Turkish Airlines operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 6 x Airbus A340-300
  • 16 x Airbus A330-200 (+4 planned)
  • 6 x Airbus A330-200F (+3 planned)
  • 21 x Airbus A330-300 (+11 planned)
  • 19 x Boeing 777-300 (+13 planned)
  • 2 x Airbus A310
  • 14 x Airbus A319
  • 33 x Airbus A320
  • 44 x Airbus A321 (+24 planned)
  • (72) x Airbus A321neo (planned)
  • (55)x Boeing 737MAX8 (planned)
  • (10) x Boleing 737MAX9 (planned)
  • 3 x Boeing 737-700
  • 68 x Boeing 737-800 (+20 planned)
  • 12 x Boeing 737-900 (+3 planned)
Chairman:
Chief Executive:

Chief Financial Officer:
EVP Flight ops:
Hamdi Topcu
Temel Kotil
Kilic Coskun
Asaf Bora

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
THY Turkish Airlines Turkish Airlines/Türk Hava Yollari
TK
THY
Turkey Istanbul/Ankara 1956-
1.96% stake taken by BOAC, later diluted. Became a State Economic Enterprise in 1984. Joined Qualiflyer Group alliance. Partial IPO (23%) completed in 5/06. Joined Star Alliance (announced mid-2006, effective 4/08). Formed low-cost subsidiary named AnadoluJet in 2008Q1
DHY Devlet Hava Yollari Turkey Ankara 1933-1956
Formed 20/3/33 as a department of Ministry of Defence. Reorganized as THY 2-3/56

Date
Aircraft
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
Airbus A320-232
TC-JPE
Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST) Turkey
0
damaged
Airbus A330-303
TC-JOC
Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport (KTM) Nepal
0
damaged
Boeing 737-8F2 (WL)
TC-JGZ
Istanbul Atatürk Airport (IST) Turkey
0
hijacked
Airbus A310-304F
TC-JCV
Casablanca-Mohamed V Airport (CMN)  Morocco
0
w/o
Boeing 737-8F2
TC-JGE
1,5 km (0.9 mls) N of Schiphol (AMS) Netherlands
9
w/o
Boeing 737-4Y0
TC-JET
Brindisi-Papola Casale Airport (BDS) Italy
0
hijacked
Airbus A310-304
TC-JCZ
Istanbul Turkey
0
hijacked
Airbus A310-304
TC-JDA
Istanbul-Atatürk Airport (IST) Turkey
0
hijacked
Avro RJ.100
TC-THG
Diyarbakir Airport (DIY)  Turkey
75
w/o
Avro RJ.70
TC-THL
Siirt Airport (SXZ) Turkey
0
w/o
Boeing 737-4Q8
TC-JEP
near Ceyhan Turkey
6
w/o
Boeing 737-4Y0
TC-JDF
Diyarbakir Airport (DIY) Turkey
1
hijacked
Airbus A310-203
TC-JCL
Trabzon Airport (TZX) Turkey
0
hijacked
Avro RJ.100
TC-THE
Diyarbakir Airport (DIY) Turkey
0
hijacked
Avro RJ.100
TC-THF
Samsun Airport (SSX)  Turkey
0
w/o
Boeing 737-4Y0
TC-JES
4 km (2.5 mls) from Van Airport (VAN) Turkey
57
w/o
Boeing 737-4Q8
TC-JEL
Istanbul-Atatürk Airport (IST) Turkey
0
repaired
Boeing 727-2F2
TC-JCB
Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST)  Turkey
0
hijacked
Boeing 727-2F2
TC-JBG
Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH) Greece
0
hijacked
Boeing 727-2F2
TC-JBR
Ankara-Esenboga Airport (ESB) Turkey
47
w/o
DC-9-32
TC-JAL
Bourgas Airport (BOJ) Bulgaria
0
hijacked
Boeing 727-2F2
TC-JBJ
Diyarbakir Airport (DIY) Turkey
1
hijacked
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
TC-JAT
32 km (20 mls) N of Ankara-Esenboga (ESB) Turkey
41
w/o
Boeing 727-2F2
TC-JBJ
Beirut International Airport (BEY) Lebanon
0
hijacked
DC-9-32
TC-JAE
Izmir Turkey
0
hijacked
Boeing 727-2F2
TC-JBH
near Isparta Turkey
154
w/o
DC-10-10
TC-JAY
Paris-Orly Airport (ORY) France
0
hijacked
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
TC-JAP
near Istanbul-Yes... Turkey
42
w/o
DC-10-10
TC-JAV
Bois d'Ermenonville  Turkey
346
w/o
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
TC-JAO
Izmir-Cumaovasi Airport (ADB) Turkey
66
w/o
Boeing 707-321
TC-JAM
Sofia-Vrazhdebna Airport (SOF) Bulgaria
0
hijacked
Fairchild F-27
TC-KOC
Istanbul-Yesilköy Airport (IST)  Turkey
0
w/o
DC-9-32
TC-JAB
Sofia Bulgaria
0
hijacked
DC-9-32
TC-JAC
near Adana Airport (ADA)  Turkey
1
w/o
Fokker F-27 Friendship 100
TC-TEZ
Samsun Airport (SSX) Turkey
0
w/o
Vickers 794D Viscount
TC-SEC
Sofia-Vrazhdebna Airport (SOF)  Bulgaria
0
hijacked
Vickers 794D Viscount
TC-SET
Ankara-Esenboga Airport (ESB) Turkey
0
w/o
Douglas C-47A (DC-3)
TC-ETI
near Ankara-Esenboga Turkey
3
w/o
Douglas C-47A (DC-3)
TC-EFE
near Bandirma Airport (BDM) Turkey
0
w/o
Fairchild F-27
TC-KOP
Taurus Mountains  Turkey
11
w/o
Fokker F-27 Friendship 100
TC-TAY
ca 18 km from Ankara-Esenboga Airport (ESB) Turkey
28
w/o
Vickers 794D Viscount
TC-SEV
5,2 km (3.3 mls) W of Gatwick Airport (LGW) United Kingdom
14
w/o