Turkish Airlines passengers rise some 18 percent in H1
The total number of passengers carr ed by nat onal flag carr er Turk sh A rl nes rose 17.8 percent to reach 35.6 m ll on n the f rst half of 2018, compared to the same per od last year. Accord ng to a statement ssued last week by Turk sh A rl nes, t carr ed 6.3 m ll on passengers n June, up
10.6 percent from the same month n 2017. The carr er’s load factor - seat occupancy rate - rose
2.6 percent po nts to reach 79 percent n June, wh le t cl mbed 4.3 percentage po nts to reach 80.4 percent dur ng the January-June per od.