Turkish Airlines Flies Two Lucky Winners To Watch Football Champions Live In Barcelona
Turkish Airlines partnered with leading lifestyle magazine, Abode, to run a Facebook competition for the upcoming FC Barca x Sevilla match
· Gideon King and James Townsend won two round-trip tickets to watch their favourite teams battle it out at Camp Nou straight from Turkish Airlines exclusive VIP hospitality box
Mehmed Kursad Caymaz General Manager of Turkish Airlines in Qatar with the winners Gideon King and James Townsend
Qatar, Doha; February 13, 2013: Turkish Airlines (THY), the national carrier of Turkey and Europe’s best airline, and Abode, one of Qatar’s leading lifestyle magazines, announced today the two lucky winners of THY’s Facebook competition in the running to the highly-awaited Spanish Ligua football match of FC Barcelona versus Sevilla set to take place on Saturday, February 23rd 2013.
Gideon King and James Townsend will fly to Barcelona on February 22nd for the chance to revel in the touristic wonders of the Moorish city for an entire day before watching their favourite football champions battle it out live from the world’s widely acclaimed Camp Nou stadium, hosted as the VIPs of Turkish Airlines from the airline’s private “lodgia” or hospitality box.
Mehmed Kursad Caymaz, General Manager for Turkish Airlines in Qatar, said: “Congratulations to our winners. I’m sure they’ll have a fantastic and memorable time in Spain and particularly at the match, which will be eagerly followed by millions across the world. The Turkish Airlines experience is all about rewarding our customers every step of the way and it is to that effect that we continue to launch similar campaigns which take travel and tourism to an whole new level of excitement.”
Turkish Airlines flies 21 times a week a week to Barcelona. Turkish Airlines has also recently announced their 2013 travel promotions campaigns at a meeting held in Doha for travel industry professionals. Turkish Airlines boasts a notable 219-city global network and is considered as one of the world’s fastest growing airlines.
For more details including flight schedules of Turkish Airlines, please visit www.thy.com, or contact the call center on +974 44433027/44433028 or visit any Turkish Airlines sales office.
About Turkish Airlines:
Established in 1933 with a fleet of only five airplanes, Star Alliance member, Turkish Airlines is today a four star airline with a fleet of 200 aircraft (passenger and cargo) flying to 219 cities around the world, comprised of 36 domestic and 181 international destinations.
One of the fastest growing airline companies, Turkish Airlines has received several “Passengers Choice Awards” from the consumer ranking group, Skytrax. Based on 2011 and 2012 results, Turkish Airlines has been chosen as the winner of “Best Airline Europe”, “Best Premium Economy Seats” for its Comfort Class seats and “Best Airline Southern Europe.”
Turkish Airlines has also received awards for its catering and holds a coveted 4-star designation, putting the airline in a small group of top quality carriers. Turkish Airlines was also given the Skytrax designation of “World’s Best Economy Class On-board Catering” in 2010, and Skyscanner’s “Best On-board Food 2011.” Long haul Business Class passengers also enjoy the Flying Chef service on-board.