Retro Review: Turkish Airlines Business Class, Istanbul-Stockholm

Turkish Airlines business class, Istanbul to Stockholm

Flight: TK1793
Departure time in Istanbul (IST): 9:05
Arrival time in Stockholm (ARN): 11:35
Aircraft: Boeing 737-900
Seat: 3A
Duration: 3h 30m
Date of flight: April 25, 2013
*This is an award travel, Business Class flight #18

Turkish Airlines Lounge

Turkish Airlines THY CIP Lounge at Ataturk Airport is definitely one of the most beautiful lounges I've been to.


Boarding began at 8:15am.

Business Class Cabin

The cabin is in a 2-2 configuration from rows 1-4 with a total of 16 seats.

Seat 3A

My seat, 3A 😉

Due to change of aircraft, we got this new Boeing 737-900ER. Cool 👍

Seat pocket with inflight magazines, coat hook

Personal screen

Headphones, IFE controller

Seat control

Headphone jack, USB port

Tray table

Pre-Departure Beverage

Pre-departure drinks


Fresh fruits, yoghurt with raspberry, chicken and turkey breasts, Assorted cheese, oven fresh croissant, butter and jam 😋

Scrambled eggs, Turkey ham and cheese toast, Herbed sauteed mushrooms, grilled tomato and green pepper

The other choice was Wrap with Scrambled Eggs, baked mozzarella/chicken sausage, grilled green pepper, cherry tomato.



I just love flying aboard new aircraft! This is probably less than one year old and everything looks new and smells fresh. The food was excellent and the service was exceptional. Why can't all business class within Europe be like this 😍