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Turkish Airlines Announces Service to Rovaniemi; Offers Flights to More Countries Than Any Airline

Updated: Jan 11, 2020

Turkish Airlines announced on Thursday new service to Rovaniemi, Finland, expanding the airline’s service to more countries than any other airline.

Turkish Airlines Airbus A321neo - Courtesy Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines announced on Thursday that they offer service to more countries than any other airline, as they introduced new service to Rovaniemi, Finland. Following Helsinki, service to Rovaniemi from Istanbul’s Atatürk International Airport, will be Turkish Airline’s second destination in Finland. Service to Rovaniemi will be operated thrice weekly on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. In today’s announcement, Turkish Airlines’ Board Member, Orhan Birdal said,

“As the airline that flies to more countries than any other, Turkish Airlines is now happy to add Rovaniemi to its flight network, the second destination of the airline in Finland after starting flights to the country’s capital city of Helsinki back in 1988. We will operate three reciprocal flights to Rovaniemi, one of the most popular winter tourism destinations due to being a premier location to witness the northern lights. As the first airline outside the European Union to have scheduled flights to this destination and the only airline to offer business class product on the flights to Rovaniemi, we invite our guests from all over the world to experience this special city via our extensive flight connectivity that covers 317 cities in 126 countries.”

One of Earth’s most beautiful phenomena, the Northern Lights are the result of the interaction of the Sun’s charged particles with Earth’s magnetic field at the North Pole. Rovaniemi, Finland is one of the premier locations to experience this extraordinary “once in a lifetime” phenomenon along with magical winter lodging such as eco-friendly glass igloos and ice hotels.

Source: Turkish Airlines