Subscribe Free
in Business & Finance

Turkish Airlines reveals Q1 traffic results

Posted 3 May 2018 · Add Comment

Turkish Airlines has that travellers to Turkey flying from the Middle East region has increased during the first quarter of the year.

 

During the first quarter, increase in demand and total number of passengers was 22% higher than the same period of last year. Total number of passengers from the Middle East region was 5.6 million last year.

The first quarter the total Load Factor improved by 6.5 points recording the highest load factor in Turkish Airlines history for the first quarter, while international Load Factor increased by 7 points. Airline seat capacity grew by 11.4%.

Muhammed Fatih Durmaz, Turkish Airlines Vice President Sales, Middle East & Cyprus, said: “2017 was a successful year for Turkish Airlines in terms of our global fleet and network expansion and we have high expectations of 2018 as we see the Q1 results and continue to build momentum for our excellent in-flight and customer service. Our network expansion has also been a pivotal step in supporting the increasing customer demand in all our markets, including the UAE and the Middle East. Through new and innovative features, as well as having a growing fleet, our aim is to provide customers with the best possible options, both in terms of new destinations and innovative products and services.”

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

Embraer to make impact with debuts at EBACE

Embraer will debut the Phenom 100EV business jet at the European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, Switzerland, from May 29 to May 31.

Qatar Airways touches down at London Gatwick Airport

Qatar Airways has commenced flights to London Gatwick Airport.

Dubai Airports rolls out first cloud based Flight Information Display Solution

Dubai Airports, in partnership with Samsung Electronics and AirportLabs has rolled out an advanced cloud-based Flight Information Display solution along with System on Chip (SoC) display technology at Dubai International (DXB) and

The delayed Muscat International Airport has now arrived

Oman Airports Management Company (OAMC) successfully opened the new passenger terminal building at New Muscat International Airport last month, as it overcame a plethora of delays over the last two years.

Etihad turns to Boeing to enhance crew satisfaction and improve efficiency

Etihad Airways has contracted Boeing Global Services to provide multiple crew management solutions to support the planning and operation of the airline's 7,500 crewmembers.

Etihad Aviation Group to donate 150,000 meals to charity every year

Etihad Aviation Group has launched a community programme that will deliver 400 meals per day to charity. The initiative will be held throughout 2018 and beyond, with approximately 150,000 meals to be donated every year.

TAA SK0902311218
See us at
Istanbul Airshow BT22018Cargo BT1004091018BIAS BT271017161118MEBAA BT1004121218EBACE 2018GATM BT1004061118ASDubai BT1004091018