Turkey’s national air carrier, the company Turkish Airlines, will open direct flights from Chelyabinsk to Istanbul and back. This was reported by the official representative of “Turkish Airlines” in Russia Mephala Deribash. Deribash said that the negotiation and agreement on the integration of the airport “Chelyabinsk” to the network of international flights Turkish Airlines is completed by 90%. The date of first flight program is not precisely known, but according to preliminary information it is planned to make 3 flights per week on a regularly. It is reported that the flight from the international airport of Chelyabinsk will be offered by mornings with arrival at Istanbul airport “Kemal Ataturk”. From Turkey, flights will be offered by evenings.