“Turkish Airlines plans to increase its passenger traffic in Russia to 1 million passengers in 2017”, - said the Deputy director of Turkish airline Ahmet Olmushtur at a press conference at Samara airport Kurumoch.
"In 2016, the passenger flow of the airline in Russia has decreased up to 700 thousand. Following the results of the first months of 2017, we are planning that by the end of 2017 we will be able to reach the indicators of 2015, when we transported about 1 million Russian passengers", - reported A. Olmushtur.
"I am sure that the opening of regular flights to Samara will increase the passenger traffic", - added Olmushtur.
He noted, that taking into account the flights to Samara - Turkish Airlines will perform weekly totally 72 regular flights to 10 Russian cities.