Urgench airport receives the first flight of Turkish Airlines
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) - On 11 June at 07:50, a plane at the Urgench international airport landed Airbus A-321 of the Turkish airline Turkish Airlines.
According to the aviation tradition, the plane flying from Istanbul to Urgench was greeted with a “water fireworks” accompanied by the sounds of karnay-surnai.
The ceremony was attended by the management and employees of the Urgench international airport, representatives of the administration of Khorezm region, the regional department of the State Committee for Tourism, the Ministry of Culture, the Turkish Embassy and the Turkish Airlines office in Uzbekistan, the media, etc.
It was noted that the new direction will play an important role in the development of international tourism, improve the business environment and ensure the investment attractiveness of our region, as well as strengthen friendly relations between the two countries and fraternal peoples.
Regular flights on the route Istanbul-Urgench-Istanbul will be operated once a week on Fridays.