Turkish Airlines showcases Batmobile at ITB Berlin
Turkish Airlines showcases Batmobile at ITB Berlin
· Turkish Airlines, “Europe’s Best Airline,” for the fifth consecutive year, and also the official global airline partner of the upcoming action adventure Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, displays the new model of the iconic Batmobile at the world’s largest travel trade fair
- Turkish Cargo, a prominent sub-brand of Turkish Airlines, transports the Batmobile to destinations around the world
Dubai, UAE; 13 March 2016: The iconic Batmobile that roars through Warner Bros. Pictures’ upcoming action adventure Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was on display at the Turkish Airlines booth at ITB Berlin between March 9 -13, 2016.
Mr. Ahmet Olmuştur, Turkish Airlines’ CMO said: ‘As being a leading airline flying to more countries and international destinations than any other airline in the world, we are very happy to become the official sponsor of one of the most anticipated movies of this year. I believe this partnership will not only add a further positive note to Turkish Airlines as a global brand but will also stoke excitement for the film at ITB Berlin. We are excited to have showcased the new Batmobile featured in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice at ITB Berlin, one of the world’s leading travel trade shows.’
‘In addition to seeing the newest model of the iconic vehicle, visitors to the Turkish Airlines’ booth at ITB Berlin will be able to view exclusive movie footage and receive movie-themed promotional items, such as a Time Out travel guide for Gotham City and Metropolis, which the airline has unveiled as its newest “gateways.’
In the movie, a pivotal scene will unfold aboard a 777 Turkish Airlines plane with Wonder Woman, played by Gal Gadot. Turkish Airlines will also be unveiling innovative movie-themed experiences that give fans an inside look into the world of the iconic super heroes. They will face off for the first time on the big screen when the film comes to theaters on March 25, 2016.
About Turkish Airlines
Established in 1933 with a fleet of five aircrafts, currently Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines is a 4-star airline today with a fleet of 304 (passenger and cargo) aircrafts flying to over 284 destinations worldwide; 235 international and 49 domestic. According to the 2015 Skytrax survey, Turkish Airlines is named as "Europe's Best Airline" for five and "Best Airline in Southern Europe" for seven consecutive years. Having won in 2010 the world's "Best Economy Catering Service", in 2013 the world's "Best Business Catering Service", and in 2014 "Best Business Catering Service" awards, Turkish Airlines was awarded with the world's "Best Business Class Lounge Dining" and "Best Business Airline Lounge" prizes in the Skytrax survey. Currently with 8 US gateways, Turkish Airlines offers 70 flights per week, serving some 5,000 customers. In October 2015, Turkish Airlines added daily flights from Miami, and as of May 2016, daily flights from Atlanta will begin. For more information please visit www.turkishairlines.com
Yardstick of success:
From 2014 to 2015, Turkish Airlines grew its business by 11.8 percent and increased passengers from 58 million to 61.2 million. Rated as a 5-star dining and lounge airline, it offers a massive network, with more than 287 destinations worldwide and growing. Turkish Airlines is a member of Star Alliance and is consistently awarded by Skytrax each year. Turkish Airlines also strives to maintain employee satisfaction, as many employees enjoy longevity in the “family” atmosphere that Turkish Airlines provides.
About Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice:
Warner Bros. Pictures presents, an Atlas Entertainment/Cruel and Unusual production, a Zack Snyder film, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, starring Oscar winner Ben Affleck (“Argo”) as Batman/Bruce Wayne and Henry Cavill as Superman/Clark Kent in the characters’ first big-screen pairing. Directed by Snyder, the film also stars Oscar nominees Amy Adams (“American Hustle”), Jesse Eisenberg (“The Social Network”), Diane Lane (“Unfaithful”) and Laurence Fishburne (“What’s Love Got to Do with It”); Oscar winners Jeremy Irons (“Reversal of Fortune”) and Holly Hunter (“The Piano”); and Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman/Diana Prince. Snyder directed from a screenplay written by Chris Terrio and David S. Goyer, based on characters from DC Comics, including Batman, created by Bob Kane with Bill Finger, and Superman, created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The film is produced by Charles Roven and Deborah Snyder, with Wesley Coller, Geoff Johns and David S. Goyer serving as executive producers. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice will be released in in 3D, 2D, and in select IMAX 3D theaters worldwide beginning March 25, 2016, from Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company. batmanvsupermandawnofjustice.net
About Star Alliance:
The Star Alliance network was established in 1997 as the first truly global airline alliance to offer worldwide reach, recognition and seamless service to the international traveller. Its acceptance by the market has been recognized by numerous awards, including the Air Transport World Market Leadership Award and Best Airline Alliance by both Business Traveller Magazine and Skytrax. The member airlines are: Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Austrian, Avianca, Brussels Airlines, Copa Airlines, Croatia Airlines, EGYPTAIR, Ethiopian Airlines, EVA Air, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, SWISS, TAP Portugal, Turkish Airlines, THAI and United. The integration of Avianca Brasil is currently in progress. Overall, the Star Alliance network currently offers more than 18,500 daily flights to 1,321 airports in 193 countries For additional information visit www.staralliance.com and/or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube or LinkedIn.