Turkish Airlines reports successful first month of 2018

Turkish Airlines


Turkish Airlines recently achieved its highest Load Factor ever recorded during the first month of the year (79.8 per cent), according to the airline’s traffic results for January 2018.

The total number of passengers rose by an impressive 37 per cent to 5.7 million passengers, thus, for the first time, exceeding the carrier’s previous numbers for the month of January.


Additionally, double digit growth in demand (revenue per kilometer) that began in July 2017, continued with a 29 per cent demand growth throughout the month.

The number of international passengers increased by 45 per cent, while cargo volume also saw a boost of 34 per cent, in comparison to January 2017.