Turkish Airlines deal boosts inbound medical travel

Turkish Airlines has signed a deal with the Services Exporters’ Association (HİB) to help Türkiye’s export service revenue target from medical travel of US$5 billion and 1.5 million inbound patients in 2023.

Under the agreement the flag carrier will cooperate with 700 member companies of HİB operating in the health care sector.

Turkish Airlines has said it wants to help facilitate travel by foreigners who are visiting Türkiye for medical services.  The airlines flies to 129 countries with a fleet of 386 airplanes and 65,000 employees.