The Upward Acceleration of Turkish Cargo is Maintained in 2018.
Reaching 302 destinations in 121 countries Turkish Cargo achieved a total of 55,614 tons of cargo sales in February, an increase of 37.8% on year-on-year basis, as reported by the WACD (World Air Cargo Data).
Leveraging on this outstanding performance, Turkish Cargo's ranking increased by 5 grades, reaching the 7th rank in the list of "top global air cargo carriers" of WACD, the global air cargo transportation data service provider.
Special cargo transportations, achieving a growth of 52% on year-on-year basis, played a crucial role in this outstanding performance.
Turkish Cargo launched new lines in 2018, continuing to expand its flight network. The new cargo routes include Taipei (Taiwan), Miami (USA), Toronto (Canada), Zaragoza (Spain), Houston (USA), Bogota (Colombia), Liege, Brussels (Belgium), Muscat (Oman), Mexico City (Mexico) and Vilnius (Lithuania). It is planned to expand the cargo flight network with the new routes of Quito (Equator), Karaganda (Kazakhstan), Tokyo (Japan), Navoi (Uzbekistan), Abu Dhabi (UAE), Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) and Misurata (Libya) by the end of this year. (Source: Turkish Cargo).