Turkish Airlines announces 3rd quarter profits

Turkish Airlines’ 3rd quarter financial results were announced on 1 December 2006 on the Istanbul Stock Market.

The airlines’ pre-tax profit was TL 195 million, net profit TL 132 million. These figures show that Turkish Airlines has performed successfully despite a TL 151 hike in fuel prices, which have risen by 23% on the previous year. Bringing the number of airlines in its fleet to over 100, Turkish Airlines continues to sustain healthy growth parallel with its increasing passenger capacity.