Turkey’s national flag carrier Turkish Airlines announced a further extension of flight suspension for both domestic and international routes until May 28, 2020.
Turkish Airlines said in a statement that in accordance with decisions taken by the official authorities, all flights have been suspended until May 28, 2020 in order to protect public health against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
According to the latest announcement on April 29, the total number of registered coronavirus cases in Turkey rose to 117,589, as 2,936 more people tested positive for the virus. Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said that 89 people died in the last 24 hours, bringing the total death toll to 3,081.
Minister also announced that a total of 5,231 patients were discharged from medical care after recovering from the virus in the last 24 hours alone, making a total of 44,022 patients discharged.