Turkish Airlines, Europe’s greatest carrier, created a customized aircraft for the UEFA Champions League, one of the world’s most watched sporting events. Also, Turkish Airlines modified one of its Airbus A330s for the event, becoming the first airline to sponsor the UEFA Champions League, which will have its final in Istanbul in 2023.
Turkish Airlines has UEFA Champions League-themed planes
UEFA Champions League themed aircraft sailed for the first time with its new TC-JNM tail number on the TK1821 Istanbul Airport to Paris trip on January 1st. Turkish Technic completed the aircraft’s application of its UEFA Champions League theme in four days while flying over the skies.
Turkish Airlines Chairman of the Board and the Executive Committee Prof. Dr. Ahmet Bolat stated: “We will host the 2023 finale of the UEFA Champions League in İstanbul as one of its official sponsors. We are pleased to be a part of this important event which will also take place during the 100th year of our Republic. As this is one of the most significant sponsorships of Turkish sports history, our aircraft with the UEFA Champions League theme is a testament to our commitment to sports.”