Turkish Airlines will fly into Lusaka twice weekly and will be in connection with Dar-es-Salaam.
Following the addition of Lusaka, Turkish Airlines now reaches 124 countries and 306 destinations worldwide.
Here are the additional notes from the announcement: Lusaka, the capital and the biggest city of Zambia, is located the South of Zambia.
One of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Victoria Falls is located in the southwest of Lusaka on the Zimbabwe /Zambia border.
It is the most important tourism destination of the country in terms of its nature, and natural life tourism.
“As Turkish Airlines, we keep to expand our network in the continent. Our one of the most important aim is to present our unique service quality to the World, and build bridges between cultures. We are pleased to make Zambia, which has an outstanding natural beauty that includes Victoria Falls, more reachable with the distinguished service approach of Turkish Airlines,” said Turkish Airlines Senior Vice President of Sales Kerem Sarp.
Established in 1933 with a fleet of five aircrafts, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines has a fleet of 330 (passenger and cargo) aircraft flying to 306 worldwide destinations as 257 international and 49 domestic, in 124 countries.