Low-cost company Pegasus Airlines will launch a new direct flight between Istanbul and Casablanca.
The company will launch the flight on July 8, and will operate four flights per week between Istanbul-Sabiha Gokcen airport and Morocco’s Mohammed V Airport.
Departure flights will be scheduled every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday, while return flights leaving Morocco will be scheduled ev on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.”
Air Journal reported that the company seeks to compete with Moroccan state owned carrier Royal Air Maroc, as well as other local and international companies, including Air Arab Maroc, Turkish Airlines, and Corendon Airlines.
Air Arabia announced last week its decision to launch a bi-weekly seasonal flight between Tangier and Istanbul starting July 4.
The new flight between Tangier and Istanbul will run twice a week: Thursdays and Saturdays.