Turkish Airlines (Istanbul) yesterday (April 13) launched its new route from Istanbul to San Francisco, its seventh U.S. destination.
The pictured Boeing 777-3F2 ER TC-JJU (msn 60401) is painted in this special Istanbul-San Francisco color scheme with scenes on the left side of San Francisco (above) and Istanbul on the right side (below).
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This is how you inaugurate a new route. Well done Turkish Airlines.
All aircraft copyright photos by Mark Durbin/AirlinersGallery.com.
All others below by Turkish Airlines and San Francisco International Airport. The ribbon is cut in the departure from SFO.