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Established and started operations in 2004. D B A "Saga Hava Tasimacilik." International, charter, passenger & cargo, jet airplane services.
Eski Londra Asfalti Uzeri No 16/8
Besyol - Sefakoy
34295 Istanbul, Turkey
TURKEY: ONCE THE CENTER OF THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE, TURKEY WAS FOUNDED IN 1923 AS A SECULAR STATE WHOSE POPULATION IS OVERWHELMINGLY MUSLIM THOUGH NOT ARAB. A LONG-STANDING MEMBER OF NATO AND A CANDIDATE FOR MEMBERSHIP IN THE EUROPEAN UNION (EU), TURKEY HAS LOOKED TO THE WEST AS A MODEL. EXCEPT FOR BITTER WATER DISPUTES WITH SYRIA AND IRAQ, TURKEY HAS USUALLY MANAGED TO SIDESTEP REGIONAL POLITICS. WITH A DEVELOPED ECONOMY BUT LITTLE OIL, IT RELIES ON A VAST NETWORK OF MEGA DAMS FOR HYDROELECTRIC POWER AND IRRIGATION.
Turkey (the Republic of Turkey) was established in 1923, which includes Northern Cyprus (the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus - figures follow), it covers an area of 779,452 sq km, its population is 66 million, its capital city is Ankara, and its official language is Turkish.
Northern Cyprus (the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus) covers an area of 3,355 sq km, its population is 0.2 million, its capital is Nicosia, and its official language is Turkish.
May 2004: 1 A300B2K-2C (090, TC-SGA), ex-Japan Airlines Domestic (JAS), Air Plus Comet (APZ) wet-leased.
August 2004: A310-304 (562, TC-SGB), ex-Lloyd Aereo Boliviano (LAB), (ILF) 54 month leased.
December 2004: 1 order (May 2005) A310-304 (519), ex-Air-India (AIN), (ILF) leased. A310-304 (562, TC-SGB), wet-leased to Sudan Airways (SUD).
October 2005: A310-304 (562, TC-SGB), wet-leased to Mahan Air (MHN).
March 2006: 1 order A321, 3 year leased.
December 2006: Saga Airlines (SGZ) is a Turkish charter airline serving the tourist industry.
(ICAO) Code: SGX.
Parent organization/shareholders: Abdulkadir Kolot & family (100%).
Main Base: Istanbul Ataturk International Airport (IST).
June 2008: A310-304 (562, TC-SGB), wet-leased to Air Algerie (ALG) for the summer season.
July 2008: 2 737-800s, (ILF) 7 year leased.
September 2008: Saga Airlines (SGZ), an Istanbul-based charter and wet-lease (ACMI) carrier, ordered two 737-800s worth $149 million at list prices. It currently operates four 737s.
April 2009: 737-86J (26068, TC-SGH), ACG leased, ex-(D-ABAN).
June 2009: A310-304, wet-leased to Air Algerie (ALG).
July 2009: 737-86J (26069, TC-SGi), ACG leased, ex-(D-ABAO).
September 2009: (ILFC) (ILF) announced a lease deal for one used A330-300 to Saga Airlines (SGZ) for six years.
December 2009: A330-343X (407, TC-SGJ), wet-leased to Turkish Airlines (THY) for winter.
June 2010: Air France Industries (AFI)/(KLM) Engineering & Maintenance (E&M) won a five-year contract with Saga Airlines (SGZ) to provide maintenance for (SGZ)'s (CFM56-7B) engines powering its 737 fleet. Maintenance will be provided on a turnkey basis.
A330-343X (407, TC-SGJ), leased to Mongolian Airlines (MNG) for the summer.
August 2010: 737-48E wet-leased to AtlasJet (ABE).
September 2010: 737-8S3 (29246, TC-SGK), delivery ex-(TC-MSO).
March 2012: Eastar Jet (EJS) has leased a first ex-Saga Airlines (SGZ) 737-800 that it mainly plans to use for international services from Seoul Incheon International airport (ICN) to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International airport (BKK) and Tokyo Narita New Tokyo International airport (NRT).
July 2012: Onur Air (ONU) has leased the single A320-200 of Saga Airlines (SGZ) on a wet-lease (ACMI) basis to operate some of its domestic scheduled flights from Istanbul Atatürk/Yesilköy International (IST) to Erzurum (ERZ) and Trabzon (TZX) airports.
October 2012: 2 A310-304s (519; 562), wet-leased to Iran AirTours Airline (KHT).
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2 737-48E (CFM56-3C1) (2905-25773, /97 TC-SGD; 2925-25775, /97 TC-SGE "KYRA ALIOGLU"), WHITE FUSELAGE WITH NO TITLES. SOJITZ ACFT LSG LSD. 25773; RF (ALG). 1 WET-LST (ABE) 2010-08. 170Y.
2 ORDERS 737-700 (CFM56-7B).
1 737-8S3 (CFM56-7B) (29246, TC-SGK), EX-(TC-MSO), 2010-09.
1 737-83N (CFM56-7B) (28249, TC-SGF), RF (ALG).
2 737-86J (CFM56-7B) (28068, TC-SGH "VAKFIKEBIR" 2009-04; 28069, TC-SGI, 2009-07), ACG LSD. (ILF) 7 YR LSD 2008-07. 28069; WET-LSD (AFG) 2009-12.
1 A300B2K-2C (CF6-50C2R) (090, /80 TC-SGA "KEMAL KOLOT"), EX-(JAS), (APZ) WET-LSD 2004-05. WET-LST (QES). 298Y.
1 A310-304 (CF6-80C2A2) (519, /89 TC-SGC "FETHIYE KOLOT"), EX-(AIN), (ILF) LSD 2005-05. WET-LST (QES). IN ARIANA AFGHAN AIRLINE (AFG) COLORS. WET-LST (IRT) 2012-10. 22C, 187Y.
1 A310-304 (CF6-80C2A2) (562, /90 TC-SGB "AKCAABAT"), EX-(LAB), (ILF) 54 MTH LSD 2004-08. WET-LST (SUD). WET-LST (MHN) 2005-10. LST (SUD) 2005-08. LST (ONU). WET-LST (ALG) 2008-04. AGAIN 2009-06. IN ARIANA AFGHAN AIRLINES (AFG) COLORS. WET-LST (IRT) 2012-10. 18C, 200Y.
1 A320-214 (1605, TC-SGN), WET-LST (ONU) 2012-07. RF GHDAMES AVIATION 2013-06.
1 ORDER A321, 3 YR LSD.
1 A330-343X (407, TC-SGJ), (ILF) 6 YR LSD 2009-09, EX-(B-HYH), WET-LST (THY) 2009-12. RF (THY) LEASE. LST (MNG) 2010-06 FOR SUMMER.
ABDULKADIR KOLOT, CHAIRMAN.
ALI BIRHAN TEMEL, GENERAL MANAGER.
YALCYN YAMANDAD, FLIGHT OPERATIONS MANAGER.
ZAFER KARAGOZDLU, GROUND OPERATIONS MANAGER.