Record Year End For Turkish Airlines
Turkish Airlines, which flies to more destinations than any other airline, has recorded a remarkable 2018 year end with a Load Factor of 80.2%.
Total number of passengers carried in December 2018 went up by 1% reaching 5.5 million passengers.
During January-December 2018, 75.2 million passengers flew Turkish Airlines, an increase of 10% from 2017.
Turkish Airlines total load factor improved by 3 points up to 82%. While international load factor increased by 3 points reaching 81%, and domestic load factor went up by 1 point reaching 85%.
Cargo and mail volumes also improved markedly – up 25% and reaching 1.4 million tons.
Established in 1933 with a fleet of five aircraft, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines has a fleet of 332 (passenger and cargo) aircraft flying to 306 worldwide destinations as 257 international and 49 domestic, in 124 countries.