Turkish Pegasus Airlines begins flights to Tehran

January 21, 2010, Thursday/ 15:48:00
Turkish Pegasus Airlines will begin its Istanbul (Turkey)- Tehran (Iran) flights on Thursday.

The flights will be held from İstanbul's Sabiha Gökçen International Airport on Thursdays and Sundays.

Pegasus Airlines was established in 1990 as a joint venture between Aer Lingus, Silkar Investment and Net Holding in İstanbul. Pegasus operated its first flight in May 1990. Pegasus currently has scheduled and charter flights to more than 100 different destinations in 17 countries. It has a fleet of 24 aircraft. Esas Holding acquired Pegasus Airlines in full in January 2005. Pegasus has scheduled international flights to Amsterdam, Athens, Basel, Berlin, Brussels, Dusseldorf, Krasnodar, Copenhagen, Cologne, Lefkosa (Nicosia), London, Munich, Stuttgart, Tehran, Vienna and Zurich.