Intourist announced the start of charter program to Istanbul
01.11.19 charter flights start from Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Ekaterinburg, Rostov-on-Don, Kazan and Ufa. The program will last till March 2020. The operator cooperates with Red Wings air company. The craft for the program will be Airbus A321-200 for 220 passengers in one class layout.
The frequency of flights from Moscow will be 3 times a week, from Ufa-once a week and twice a week from all the rest 4 cities. The TO representatives say that this frequency may be increased if necessary.
In fact, that is the first time when such a wide flight program is arranged to Turkey capital. Up to now the tour product for Istanbul was suggested on the base of the regular flights. The tour operator motivates the decision by the growth of interest to excursion tours to Istanbul. This information is confirmed by Istanbul hoteliers. More over, the launch of new Istanbul airport have also played the role in this decision, as the new port give the opportunity to come to the destination for the new air companies.