Turkish Airlines, over 5 million passengers in February 2018
In February 2018, Turkish Airlines carried over 5 millions of passengers, with 26% more than the same period last year. February 2018 was the best in the history of the Turkish carrier, the first month when the threshold of 5 million passengers was exceeded. In February 2018, Turkish Airlines reached the highest load factor, reaching 79,7%.
The total load factor improved with 6,4%, reaching up to 79,7%. An increase of 14% ASK (Available Seat Kilometer) was also recorded. The international loading rate increased by 6,6%, up to 79,1%.
Over 5 million passengers in February 2018
In February, the volume of goods / mail increased by 39,4% compared to February 2017. The main contributors to the increase in cargo / mail volume are: the Middle East with an increase of 61%, America with an increase of 52% and Europe with 39% growth.
In February, the load factor increased for all regions: America (with 11,1%), Africa (with 9,9%), Europe (with 9,9%) and internal lines (with 4,9%).
We remind you that Turkish Airlines had an excellent 2017 year. He transported 68,6 million passengers and had an average aircraft load factor of 79,1%.