TEHRAN, Feb. 17 (Mehr News Agency) -- THY (Turkish Airways) commenced its Istanbul-Tabriz-Istanbul flight on February 15 reciprocating similar connection initiated by Iran Air from Tabriz several months ago, the Persian service of ISNA reported on Friday.
Alireza Manzari, an official of National Aviation Organization, stated, "The THY had been conducting studies for some time on these weekly flights which are now being delivered on Sundays and Wednesdays." The total number of the flights between the two nations stands at nine now, of which seven are Tehran-Istanbul and vice versa, he added.
The flights are to connect passengers from Tabriz to any destination in Europe in less than two hours.
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