Review of Turkish Airlines flight Luxembourg Istanbul in Economy

Airline Turkish Airlines
Flight TK1354
Class Economy
Seat 05F
Aircraft Boeing 737-900
Flight time 03:15
Take-off 14 Apr 14, 12:40
Arrival at 14 Apr 14, 16:55
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Published on 24th May 2014
FRENCH VERSION / VERSION FRANCAISE : http://flight-report.com/en/report-7044.html


Hello everyone, this is my first review on Flight Report. Here is the New Economy Class aboard the Boeing 737-900ER of Turkish Airlines.

Since one year I review all my flights on Youtube here is my channel : https://www.youtube.com/user/CaptainEdo

And here is the link to see this report on Youtube :






On my way to Luxemburg Airport

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Luxemburg Airport



Check-in counter, boarding was at 12:00pm

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Boarding time

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Usually a B738 or an A319 operate this flight, but exceptionally TK added a B739 for this flight !

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Fresh new cabin with PTVs

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Legroom is okay

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Quick look at the Business class before departure

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Engine view

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Hand signal check, ready to taxi

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Safety instructions during the taxi

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This Boeing is equipped with the Boeing Sky Interior

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Blue sky and some clouds after TO

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Shortly after Take-Off flight attendants gave to the passengers Menu and Lukum (delicious)



For those who skip the Intro, all my flight are recorded and reviewed on Youtube : https://www.youtube.com/user/CaptainEdo

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Meal : Chicken with bulgur and Tomato Sauce, It was Excellent



Enjoying the IFE for this short haul flight

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Seat pocket content

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Here is some cabin impressions



Seat features : PTV screen, remote control and tray table in the armrest, seat pocket



Almost arrived

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Just landed right on time

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Business again

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The security and immigration were awful I had to wait 1h30 HOUR in the queue, quite the same as the baggage claim I had to wait 3 flight before mine.

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Verdict

Turkish Airlines

7.8/10
Cabin8.0
Cabin crew6.0
Entertainment/wifi8.0
Meal/catering9.0

Luxembourg - LUX

6.8/10
Efficiency6.0
Access6.0
Services5.0
Cleanliness10.0

Istanbul - ISX

6.4/10
Efficiency0.0
Access8.5
Services8.5
Cleanliness8.5

Conclusion

A very nice journey aboard the new Boeing 737-900ER. The cabin was very comfortable, but tighter than the A321. The cabin crew were very pleasant to every passenger. The meal was EXCELLENT!! An amazing choice of movie for this short-haul flight! Don't forget t watch the report at the top of this FR and to subscribe to my channel, thank you!

Hope you've enjoyed this first FR.

If you have any request, question, advices post a comment bellow!!

THANKS A LOT

SEE YOU VERY SOON!

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