Bearing in mind the flight length, it’s a pity TK has now confirmed it will remove its comfortable premium economy seating from its fleet of B777-300ERs:
But it still remains only a plan and then, if the non-stop route were to proceed, it would only happen in a few years’ time.
TK’s initial Istanbul-Sydney service will operate one-stop via a city in Asia.
Right now TK has no planes in its fleet capable of operating non-stop with a full payload. It would have to acquire a new aircraft type.