Turkish Airlines, which has recently announced the passenger and cargo traffic results for November 2019, recorded 82.3 percent load factor in that month.
According to the airline’s November 2019 traffic results, total number of passengers carried increased by 3.7 percent to 5.7 million. Domestic load factor increased from 84 percent to over 85 percent and international load factor increased from 81 percent to around 82 percent, compared to the same month of the last year.
International-to-international transfer passengers (transit passengers) increased by 6.3 percent and international passengers excluding international to international transit passengers increased by 11.5 percent compared to the same period of last year. The total number of international passengers increased by 8.5 percent in November compared to same month of last year.
In November we realized increases in the number of passengers in Far East, Europe, Africa and North America by 11. 5 percent, 8.9 percent, 8.2 percent and 6.8 percent, respectively, it says.
In November, cargo/mail volume increased by 9.5 percent compared to the same period of 2018. Main contributors to this growth in Cargo / mail volume are Far East with 14.8 percent, Europe with 10.1 percent and North America with 4.7 percent increase.
The total number of passengers carried was around 68.8 million. Total load factor reached 81.7 percent. International load factor reached 81.0 percent, domestic load factor reached 86.3 percent.
International-to-international transfer passengers carried increased by 4.6 percent and International passengers excluding international to international transit passengers increased by 2.2 percent reaching 18 million passengers. Cargo/mail carried during this period increased by 9.5 percent and reach to 1.4 million tons.