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Turkish Airlines reaches 80.7% record load factor.

The total number of passengers carried went up by four percent reaching 6.1 million passengers, and the load factor stood at 78.6 percent in May.

Turkish Airlines has announced the results of passenger and cargo traffic in May. The airline achieved the highest first five-month load factor (LF) in its history with 80.7 percent. The national flag carrier has maintained its position on the global aviation agenda with the high LF performances it has reached, especially in recent periods.

The total number of passengers carried went up by 4 percent reaching 6.1 million passengers, and the load factor stood at 78.6 percent in May.

The total load factor improved by one point, with an increase of 3.6 percent in capacity (available seat kilometer), while the international LF increased by 1.7 points to reach 78 percent and the domestic load factor stood at 83 percent.

In May, N. America, Africa and Far East showed load factor growth of five points, three points and one point, respectively.

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Publication:Arab News (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia)
Date:Jun 23, 2018
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