Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines are in talks about a stronger partnership, the two CEOs confirmed to ATW. Turkish Airlines CEO Temel Kotil said the discussions are in the early stages. Earlier this month, several news agencies reported that Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel and Turkey’s Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan were in discussions about a possible partnership between Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines. Erdogan was quoted as saying he has agreed to a proposal by Merkel to ...

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