Sunday, November 25, 2012

► CAMEROON: Turkish Airlines to start 4x weekly Yaounde, Douala flights from late December.

Turkish AirlinesTurkish Airlines (TK) has announced another route into Central/West Africa; this time to Cameroon. The Turkish carrier, which recently celebrated adding its 200th aircraft to its ever growing fleet, will serve the cities of Yaounde and Douala 4x weekly with a Boeing 737-900ER effective 21 December 2012.

Turkish Airlines Africa Network
Turkish Airlines Updated Africa Network (GreatCircleMapper)

Turkish Airlines (TK): Istanbul - Yaounde (Cameroon) - Douala (Cameroon) - Istanbul
- Effective 21 December 2012
  • TK669 IST 1805 - 2305 NSI 0005+1 - 0105+1 DLA 0200+1 - 1050+1 IST 739 | 1356
Source [Amadeus]

Turkey recently signed its 45th Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) with the Central African Republic, bringing the total number of BASAs signed with African countries to 45 out of a potential 54.

-Thanks to Bigogwe Masaka.