27-Aug-2010 11:39 AM

Turkish Airlines targets revenues of USD6bn in 2010

Turkish Airlines CEO Temel Kotil stated the carrier forecasts improved revenues of approximately USD6 billion in 2010, adding that 10% of 2010 sales would be recorded as profit for the company (World Bulletin, 26-Aug-2010). The CEO added that the carrier has benefited from its network expansion – adding 24 new destinations in 2010, for a network of 94 international destinations – with transit passengers expected to total 6 million passengers in 2010.