Freebird Airlines
Freebird Airlines Logo (2021).svg
IATA ICAO Callsign
FH FHY FREEBIRD
Founded2000
Hubs
SubsidiariesFreebird Airlines Europe
Fleet size10
Destinations80
Parent companyGözen Holding
HeadquartersIstanbul, Turkey
Key peopleSelim Tükenmez, CEO
Websitefreebirdairlines.com

Freebird Airlines (Turkish: Hürkuş Havayolu Taşımacılık ve Ticaret A.Ş.) is a Turkish charter airline based in Florya, Bakirköy, Istanbul.[1] Its main base is Antalya Airport.[2]

History

The airline was established in June 2000 and started operations on 5 April 2001 with a service between Istanbul and Lyon using a McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft.[3] In November 2003 the airline received its first Airbus A320-200 aircraft, and today the fleet is made up entirely of this type.

Destinations

The airline operates holiday charter flights to Europe and the Middle East from Turkish holiday resorts.

Fleet

Freebird Airlines Airbus A320-200
Freebird Airlines Airbus A320-200

As of November 2019, the fleet consists of the following aircraft.[4] Every aircraft features a different coloured tail.

Aircraft In service Orders Passengers
Airbus A320-200 10 180
Total 10

See also

References

  1. ^ "Contact Us Archived 2014-07-16 at the Wayback Machine." Freebird Airlines. Retrieved 4 August 2011.
  2. ^ "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 3 April 2007. p. 84.
  3. ^ "About Us". Freebird Airlines. Archived from the original on 21 April 2012. Retrieved 3 August 2013.
  4. ^ "Freebird Airlines Fleet Details and History". planespotters.net. 23 August 2018. Retrieved 23 August 2018.

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