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Turkish Airlines unveils new LEGO Movie 2 In-flight Safety Video

Turkish Airlines is marking its move to a state-of-the-art home base, Istanbul Airport, by launching a fun and original safety video involving characters from the latest big-screen animated LEGO adventure. The LEGO Movie 2, from Warner Bros. is being shown in theatres worldwide beginning today.Last August, Turkish Airlines debuted the , which was also inspired by the LEGO® Movie franchise. The video topped the viral charts with 20 million views in just one month and then brought home the gold...
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Top 11 Things to Do In Istanbul

Finding the top things to do in Istanbul isn’t all that difficult since this is one of the great cities to visit in the world. If anything, the challenge is narrowing down which of the top things to do in Istanbul you can fit in depending on how much time you have there. With thousands of years of history, countless museums and attractions, dozens of interesting neighborhoods, a thriving restaurant, bar and cafe scene, and a population of over 15 million people, the number of things to do in Is...
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New Istanbul Airport

On the Republic of Turkey’s 95th anniversary this past Monday, Turkish President Erdoğan officially opened Istanbul’s new airport. Although still in its initial stages of opening, the airport will be massive in size and capacity when construction is fully complete, with the ability to handle around 200 million passengers annually — double the number of the current busiest airport in the world, Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. The $11.7 billion airport will have four termin...
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First flight departs from Istanbul’s new airport

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The first flight from Istanbul’s newly inaugurated airport has taken off bound for the capital, Ankara. The Turkish Airlines flight TK2124 with 340 people on board left the new airport, named Istanbul Airport, on Wednesday. It is expected to be followed by flights to northern Cyprus and Baku, Azerbaijan, later this […]
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Istanbul's new airport aims to be one of world's largest

It's ambitious, award-winning and already hit with controversies -- now Istanbul Airport in Turkey has officially opened, and aims to be one of the world's largest.
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Erdogan opens new Istanbul Airport, planned to be world's largest

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday opened Istanbul's new international airport, which his government says will eventually become the world's largest, with great fanfare. "The new airport will be the pride of our country and an example to the world," Erdogan said at a lavish opening ceremony featuring several heads of state. At the inauguration -- which coincided with the 95th anniversary of modern Turkey's founding by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk -- Erdogan also revealed that the airpor...
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This Plane Looks Familiar

Geo 38.9657 77.4942Security at Istanbul Airport was much more overt and took more time than in Tel Aviv which still surprises me. Still it helped that we did not need to check in for our flight for check any bags going instead straight to security
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