ISTANBUL, Turkey – Beginning June 1, 2016 – a full month before other carriers – Turkish Airlines features the film on its inflight entertainment systems. The high-grossing movie includes a pivotal scene aboard a Turkish Airlines Boeing 777 jet.
Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice will premiere on select routes of the airline with the most extensive country coverage in the world, 115 countries and 289 destinations. Travelers can enjoy a range of inflight entertainment on Turkish Airlines’ flights including movies, music, games and more.
“We are pleased to be the first airline to offer Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice to our passengers. The movie portrays a sense of adventure which is also shared by Turkish Airlines passengers who have a desire to widen their world.” said Ahmet Olmuştur, Turkish Airlines’ Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).
Turkish Airlines is the official airline partner of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and sponsored the movie’s worldwide premiere at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall in March 2016. In April, the world-famous, iconic Batmobile was brought to Istanbul by Turkish Airlines to travel cross-continental for the first time via the new bridge of Istanbul; ‘Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge’ over the Bosphorus. In addition to the film, Turkish Airlines has brought the movie experience to fans inflight through limited-edition Turkish Airlines Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice-themed amenity kits; a Time Out travel guide for the airline’s newest “destinations”, Gotham City and Metropolis; onboard menu items; and a special edition frequent flyer Miles&Smiles card.