Turkish Airlines flies to more countries than any other airline and continues to add new destinations to its flight network.
Turkey’s flag carrier has begun operations to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed ancient city of Bukhara, the airline confirmed Thursday.
The global brand TK266 flight landed the first A321neo type aircraft in Uzbek on June 7th and was greeted by the water salute.
“We are delighted to be able to add Bukhara, a city that invites travelers to a historic journey,” Turkish Airlines General Manager Bilal Exi said at a ceremony at Bukhara International Airport.
“”Flights to cities where the past and present coexist support the economic and sentimental connection between Turkey and Uzbekistan, making it even easier for travelers from all over the world to access the historic streets of Uzbekistan. ” He added.
Starting June 7, round-trip flights between Istanbul Airport and Bukhara International Airport will operate two days a week (Tuesday and Friday), departing from Istanbul Airport at 01:30 and from Bukhara International Airport at 09:10.
As the spiritual center of Turkish Islamic history and one of the three cities in the world with the title of Kubbet-ül0054slam (Islamic Dome), Bukhara is hundreds of due to its rich Islamic history and culture. Popular with millions of travelers.
Throughout history, Türkiye aims to strengthen its ties with the Turkish-Islamic world and expand its operations in the region on a variety of flag carrier flights.