With only 2 days left until the beginning of Deaflympics 2017, flags of countries from 6 continents are embellishing Samsun Çarşamba Airport.

Samsun Çarşamba Airport is experiencing the most crowded period of its history. Athletes from Japan to Turkmenistan, from the United States to Thailand,  from all over the world are landing in Samsun for Deaflympics 2017 at different times of the day.


The Ukrainian squad, which is the second largest foreign squad in Deaflyimpics 2017 after Russia, has arrived in Samsun. Leonid Kasitskyi, who is responsible for the squad, said: ”We are happy to come to Samsun. I wish everything will be positive in here. There is short time left until the beginning of this quadannual organization. We are getting excited for it. We know the culture of Turkey well enough. I hope that we will be successful here.”

Samsun, hosting the Deaflympics with the highest number of participants, will continue to bring four corners of the World together until the 30th of July.

Turkish Airlines is the official airline of "23rd Summer Deaflympics Samsun 2017" and special discounts are offered on certain booking classes. In order to proceed with the online booking tool for Turkish Conventions please visit the Turkish Conventions website https://www4.thy.com/TKC/app/main?language=en and use the event code “154TKM17” under delegate section.