Passengers at Turkish airports increase
The number of passengers passing through Turkish airports rose slightly in the first five months of 2017, the General Directorate of State Airports Authority said on Thursday. From January to May, around 67 million people traveled through airports in Turkey, a 1.3 percent year-on-year rise, according to the authority. The number of international passengers rose 2.3 percent in the same period to reach nearly 26 million. Cargo rose 4 percent year-on-year to almost 1.2 million tons.