BELGRADE, Serbia 

National flag carrier Turkish Airlines on Tuesday became the official air carrier of the largest international sports event in Serbia, race organizers announced.

The Belgrade Marathon and Turkish Airlines signed a contract in Serbia’s capital Belgrade making it the official air carrier of the 33rd Belgrade Marathon 2020, the statement said.

Mehmet Alagoz, Turkish Airlines’ director in Belgrade, said after the ceremony that the deal will help bring more tourists to Serbia.

“We are very fortunate to be the official carrier of the Belgrade Marathon, one of Serbia’s largest international sporting events,” he added.

“As an airline flying

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