Cablegate: Turkish Airlines Applies for Service To
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UNCLAS ANKARA 004268
DEPT FOR NEA/NGA, EUR/SE AND EB/TRA/AN
DEPT PASS TO FAA
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: EAIR PREL TU IZ
SUBJECT: Turkish Airlines Applies for Service to
Ref: Sirotic/OCPA/EB Email 7/8/03
1. Baghdad minimize considered.
2. MFA notified the Embassy on July 8 that Turkish
Airlines (THY) had applied to the Coalition Provisional
Authority to resume flights to Baghdad effective
September 1, 2003. If approved, THY would operate
flights four times per week from Istanbul (details
provided in ref email).