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Turkish Holiday Schedule Impact on DOD Cargo Shipments

Please be advised of the upcoming Turkish holiday schedule that could impact cargo movement planning and execution.

Below is a list of Turkish holidays; during these times Turkish Government offices will be closed. The Turkish Government usually extends the holidays for Government employees through the end of the week. Based on the following holiday schedule, USAFE-AFAFRICA anticipate movement and delivery delays with import cargo shipments to Turkey. Turkish Customs at Incirlik AB will work during holidays to clear aircraft parts and general cargo that arrive on military aircraft (MILAIR). Read More...

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Maersk Offices in Turkey Closed Until 30 October

Please be advised that due to national holiday in Turkey, Maersk offices are closed on 28 October 2014 and 29 October 2014.

Offices will open again on 30 October.

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Discontinuation of Service to/from Haydarpasa, Turkey

Effective May 30, 2012, Maersk will no longer service Haydarpasa Port, Turkey.  The last vessel to call Haydarpasa will be the M/V Alkin Kalkavan voyage 1238.   

The ports of Izmit Korfezi and Ambarli are alternative options for cargo that would normally move via Haydarpasa. Read More...

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