Turkish Airlines will launch a daily service between Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport and Dubai next month.
From December 24, the carrier will operate a B737-800 on the route, which will increase to ten-times weekly on March 3.
The service will compliment Emirates' daily flights on the same route, which the Gulf carrier will commence on December 15 (see news, November 9), as well as Turkish Airlines' own twice-daily service between Istanbul Ataturk and Dubai.
TK's Sabiha Gokcen-Dubai route will launch as flights TK758/759 on December 24, reports airlineroute.net.
Outbound service TK758 will depart Istanbul at 2150 and arrive in Dubai at 0420 the next day. Return leg TK759 will leave Dubai at 0520 and land in Istanbul at 0835.
From March 3, three-times weekly flights TK756/757 will be added, operating on Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays.
Outbound service TK756 will depart Istanbul at 1115 and arrive in Dubai at 1740. Return leg TK757 will leave Dubai at 1840 and land in Istanbul at 2155.