Corendon Airlines

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Corendon Airlines
Corendon Airlines Logo 2017.svg
IATA ICAO Callsign
XC CAI CORENDON
Founded November 2004
Operating bases
Fleet size 18
Destinations 160
Company slogan Every Second Matters!
Parent company Corendon Group
Headquarters Antalya, Turkey
Key people
  • Yildiray Karaer (CEO)
  • Atilay Uslu (Chairman)
Website corendon-airlines.com

Corendon Airlines (actually Turistik Hava Taşımacılık A.Ş.) is a Turkish leisure airline headquartered in Antalya and based at Antalya Airport.[2]

History[edit]

The airline was founded in 2004 with flight operations starting in April 2005. Flight hours per year grew from 6,200 in 2005 to 30,000 in 2013. Passengers carried totalled 220,000 in 2005, 930,000 in 2010 and 2,000,000 in 2013.[citation needed] The Dutch sister company Corendon Dutch Airlines was founded in 2011 and the Maltese sister company Corendon Airlines Europe was founded in 2017.[3]

Destinations[edit]

As of March 2019, Corendon Airlines operates scheduled flights from its base at Antalya Airport to 20 cities in Germany and Switzerland.[4] It also operates seasonal charter flights to Iran in Asia and more destinations throughout Europe.

Fleet[edit]

Corendon Airlines Boeing 737-800 wearing the airline's old logo

The Corendon Airlines fleet consists of the following aircraft (as of May 2019):[5]

Aircraft In service Orders Passengers Notes
Airbus A320-200 5 180
Boeing 737-800 12 189
Boeing 737-MAX 8 1 189
Total 18

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Corendon Airlines - Antalya, Germany, Netherlands - Cheap Flight Tickets". www.corendonairlines.com.
  2. ^ "Corendon Airlines - Antalya, Germany, Netherlands - Cheap Flight Tickets". www.corendonairlines.com.
  3. ^ "Corporate". corendonairlines.com. 2019-03-24.
  4. ^ "Corendon Airlines - Antalya, Germany, Netherlands - Cheap Flight Tickets". www.corendonairlines.com.
  5. ^ "Corendon Airlines Fleet Details and History". www.planespotters.net.

External links[edit]

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