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Turkish Airlines launches new Antalya to Dublin route for Summer 2022

                                                                   Turkish Airlines is to launch a new Dublin to Antalya route for Summer 2022 operating three times weekly on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday from 1st April to 28th October using  two class Boeing 737-800 aircraft. The route was planned for launch in Summer 2020 and subsequently for Summer 2021 but delayed to the Covid-19 global pandemic. Turkish Airlines will also operate routes from Antalya to Edinburgh, Manchester and London. Antalya is the fifth-most populous city in Turkey and the capital of Antalya Province on Anatolia's southwest coast bordered by the Taurus Mountains, Antalya is the largest Turkish city on the Mediterranean coast outside the Aegean region with over one million people in its metropolitan area. The city that is now Antalya was first settled around 200 BC by the Attalid dynasty of Pergamon, which was soon subdued by the Romans. Roman rule saw Antalya thrive, including the construction of several new

Ryanair Group Boeing 737 MAX fleet increases to 41 aircraft at year end 2021

                                                                   The Ryanair Group took delivery of six Boeing 737-8200 MAX aircraft in December with deliverers to subsidiary carriers Buzz (Poland) and Malta Air increasing the group fleet to a total of 41 aircraft at year end 31 December 2021. The Buzz aircraft SP-RZG is based in Krakow, Poland and the five Malta Air have been allocated to Ryanair DAC bases in Italy at Bologna, Milan Bergamo and Milan Malpensa.  SP-RZG Boeing 737-8200 c/n 62320 Buzz Delivered Wednesday 1st December  9H-VUR Boeing 737-8200 c/n 62325 Malta Delivered Wednesday 8th December in Ryanair colours and based in Milan Bergamo. 9H-VUS Boeing 737-8200 c/n 62326 Malta Delivered Friday 10th December in Ryanair colours and based in Bologna. 9H-VUT Boeing 737-8200 c/n 65882 Malta Delivered Thursday 16th December in Ryanair colours and based in Milan Malpensa. 9H-VUU Boeing 737-8200 c/n 65883 Malta Delivered Tuesday 21st December in Ryanair colours and based in Milan