Turkish Airlines will ground all international flights except five routes from March 27 to April 17, the national flag carrier announced Sunday.
“As of March 27, we will suspend all our international flights except Hong Kong, Moscow, Addis Ababa, New York and Washington, until April 17,” the company’s CEO Bilal Eksi said on Twitter.
Cargo flights and domestic flights will continue, he added.
***Earlier, Turkey expanded the flight suspensions to 68 countries to help stem spread of the coronavirus pandemic, the Transport and Infrastructure Ministry announced on Saturday.
***The flight ban includes: Angola, Austria, Azerbaijan, Algeria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Cameroon, Canada,