Turkish Airlines reports growth across key categories
Airlines has reported strong growth across a number of categories for the period of January-November 2016, in comparison with the same period last year.
Available Seat Kilometres (ASK) for 2016 reached 157.2 billion, a 13.6% increase from the 140.4 billion achieved in 2015 with domestic and international showing a 6% and 14.7% growth respectively. Revenue Passenger Kilometres (RPK) also increased by 7.8% to increase from 109.7 billion to 117.2 billion with the domestic and international lines achieving a respective growth of 4.7% and 7.2% subsequently.
The airline highlighted strong growth in the number of landings (passenger aircraft), which reached 430,092 for the period of JanuaryNovember 2016 an increase of 3.3% in comparison with the same period last year.
Turkish Airlines also reported a growth in the number of Cargo/Mail carried from 654,051 to 791,285 tonnes (21%), and a 16% increase for international to international flights. Click here for full story