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No drinks on Turkish?

What happens when societal attitudes impact on an airline’s on board offerings? When I flew with Turkish airlines last year, theirĀ on board catering blew me away. Catering that included an impressive wine list. Whilst researching the airline, I was interestedĀ in the number of conservative Turks who lambasted the airline’s “lax attitude to alcohol” which is viewed as incompatible with religious practice. For an airline that has the slogan “Globally Yours”, this gives room to potential conflict. In February this year, the airline stopped serving alcohol on most domestic routes “due to logistical considerations.“. The airline…

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