Turk Hava Yollari AO (THYAO.IS)
28 Apr 2017
HONG KONG, April 27 BOC Aviation Ltd said on Thursday it would buy two Boeing 777-300ER aircraft from Turkish Airlines for an undisclosed sum as the aircraft lessor builds its balance sheet by investing in in-demand aircraft.
PARIS/DUBAI IranAir may get its first new Boeing jetliner a year earlier than expected under a deal to take jets originally bought by cash-strapped Turkish Airlines, Iranian media and industry sources said.
ISTANBUL As Istanbul builds a massive new airport and Turkish Airlines pursues aggressive route expansion, some in Turkey see the ban on large carry-on electronics on U.S. and Britain-bound flights as a ploy to undermine their aviation industry.
ISTANBUL Shares in Turkish Airlines, budget airline Pegasus and airports operator TAV fell on Wednesday after the United States and Britain imposed restrictions on carry-on electronic devices on flights from destinations including Turkey.
ANKARA Turkey has transferred government stakes worth billions of dollars in Turkish Airlines, major banks and fixed-line operator Turk Telekom to a sovereign wealth fund set up last year to help finance big-ticket infrastructure projects.
* Companies will retain existing management (Recasts, adds analyst comments)
ISTANBUL, Feb 6 Turkey has decided to transfer to its sovereign wealth fund a 49.12 percent stake in Turkish Airlines and a 51.11 percent stake in Halkbank , removing them from its sell-off programme, the privatisation administration said on Monday.