Home / Airline Fleet & Routes / Covid-19: Turkish Airlines gives Nigerian passengers till May end to get refunds for cancelled flights
Dreamliner Turkish Airlines

Covid-19: Turkish Airlines gives Nigerian passengers till May end to get refunds for cancelled flights

PASSENGERS booked on Turkish Airlines flights to and from Nigeria have been given until the end of May to get refund or change their tickets free of charge as the airline says it has changed its flight schedules and may have flight cancellations on several of its Nigeria bound flights.

The airline in a statement said,” We would like to inform our passengers that due to the lowered load factors caused by the suspension of other routes, several of our flights to/from Nigeria will be undergoing cancellations in March.

“Passengers with tickets to the cancelled flights will be able to refund or change their tickets free of charge until the end of May, if they start the process until March/April depending on the route.

The airline also stated that all the cancellations were due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in various countries, “Turkish Airlines has been changing its flight schedule to several destinations around the globe in accordance with international and national authorities.”

It stated further, “As the airline that always puts the travel security at the forefront, Turkish Airlines will continue to monitor the latest developments on the situation with the national and international health authorities and take appropriate precautions.

“As the World Health Organization declared the potential risk of the virus, we have been acting in accordance with the recommendations and instructions of World Health Organization, IATA, and related national and international authorities since the first week of the January 2020.

All our passengers are mandated to complete the passenger self-reporting form distributed by the Federal Ministry of Health.

About NigerianFlightDeck

mm
Nigerianflightdeck is an online news and magazine platform reporting business stories with a bias for aviation and travel. It is borne out of the intention to inform, educate as well as alter perceptions with balanced reportage.

Check Also

NCAT takes delivery of six Diamond DA40 NG training aircraft

NIGERIAN College of Aviation Technology (NCAT) has taken delivery of the first batch of six …

Azman Air sets for hajj, other international routes as A340-600 touch down at MAKIA

AZMAN Air on Thursday took delivery of its 6th aircraft, an Airbus A340-600 double-aisle plane …

Aero expands route network, increases frequency

FROM January 20, 2020, Aero Contractors, which has the highest record of air safety in …

Route expansion: Air Peace commences Abuja-Warri-Abuja services

AIR PEACE has announced commencement of Abuja-Warri-Abuja flights as part of plans in keeping with …

Arik Air resumes flights to Asaba, increases Owerri frequency

ARIK AIR has announced that it would be resuming flight services to Asaba Airport in …

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: