Tailwind Airlines

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Tailwind Airlines
Tailwind Airlines logo.jpg
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 2006; 11 years ago (2006)
Fleet size 7
Destinations 40+
Parent company Tailwind Havayolları
Headquarters Istanbul, Turkey
Key people
  • Kadri Muhiddin
  • Safi Ergin
  • Mehmet Demir Uz
Website tailwind.com.tr
A Tailwind Airlines Boeing 737-400

Tailwind Airlines is an airline based in Istanbul, Turkey, whichs operates wet-lease charter flights into Sabiha Gökçen International Airport and Antalya Airport. The airline was founded as a joint Turkish-British project, with the first commercial flight taking place in May 2009.


Tailwind Airlines is a Turkish airline based at Antalya Airport and Sabiha Gökçen Airport. Founded by Kadri Muhiddin, Safi Ergin and Mehmet Demir Uz in 2006, the low-cost airline operated five Boeing 737-400 as of August 2013.


As of August 2013, Tailwind Airlines flies to various destinations in Europe and Asia:[1]


The Tailwind Airlines fleet comprises the following aircraft (as of August 2016):[2]

Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers
Boeing 737-400 5 168
Boeing 737-800 2 189
Total 7


  1. ^ Tailwind Airlines Destinations
  2. ^ "Global Airline Guide 2016 (Part Two)". Airliner World (November 2016): 35. 

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