The Turkish Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure has announced the start date for flights between Yerevan and Istanbul. It is reported by Anadolu.

According to the agency, the first flights are scheduled for Wednesday, February 2, 2022.

The Turkish Ministry of Transport drew attention to the ongoing negotiations on the normalization of relations with Armenia.

Flights will be operated three times a week by the Turkish airline Pegasus from Sabiha Gokcen Airport. The Armenian airline Fly One Armenia has also been granted permission to operate three flights between Istanbul and Yerevan.

The Fly One Armenia flight will land at Istanbul Airport on February 2 at 19:50 local time, and the Pegasus flight will fly from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Yerevan on the same day (at 23:35), the source said.