Pegasus Airlines is a Turkish low-cost airline headquartered in the Kurtköy area of Pendik, Istanbul with bases at several Turkish airports. On 1 December 1989 two businesses, Net and Silkar, partnered with Aer Lingus to create an inclusive tour charter airline called Pegasus Airlines and services were inaugurated on 15 April 1990 with two Boeing 737–400s. In Greek mythology, Pegasus is the winged horse.By 1992, tourists began to visit the country and Pegasus grew with the acquisition of a third 737-400. The airline leased a further two Airbus A320s to meet the summer demand. Pegasus Airlines flies to 91 locations, 60 overseas locations and 31 locations in 37 countries. As of March 2019, the Pegasus Airlines fleet consists total of 81 aircrafts. Pegasus Airlines has been flying for 20 years and is the most famous private airline in Turkey.
ICAO Code PGT
Company Headquarter Istanbul , Turkey
Number of Destinations 109
Year of Operation 1990
Fleet Size 81