Freebird Airlines (Turkish: Hürkuş Havayolu Taşımacılık ve Ticaret A.Ş.) is a Turkish charter airline based in Florya, Bakirköy, Istanbul. Its main base is Istanbul Airport with secondary bases at Antalya Airport and Dalaman Airport.
|Subsidiaries||Freebird Airlines Europe|
|Parent company||Gözen Holding|
|Key people||Selim Tükenmez, CEO|
The airline was established in June 2000 and started operations on 5 April 2001 with a service between Istanbul and Lyon using a McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft. In November 2003 the airline received its first Airbus A320-200 aircraft, and today the fleet is made up entirely of this type.
As of November 2019, the fleet consists of the following aircraft. Every aircraft features a different coloured tail.
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