Turkish Airlines firmed its order for five 777-300ERs announced in March (ATWOnline, March 26). The aircraft are worth $1.36 billion at list prices, Boeing announced. THY currently operates three -300ERs on lease from Jet Airways. Separately, THY launched a thrice-weekly Istanbul Ataturk-Benghazi flight. The Libyan city is its sixth new destination this year. Its summer schedule features a 24% year-over-year rise in ASKs and a 12% increase in number of flights. Cyprus Airways canceled ...

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