BrightCedars wrote:I admire the Turkish vitality and the path towards prosperity that is being taken by that great nation, however I am starting to wonder if all these routes are sustainable or if they are being opened for political reasons to increase the foothold of a none-the-less important country in the World of today and tomorrow.
Are there any statistics on the LF of these exotic routes and on their profitability? Have routes been closed in recent years, surely the route planners cannot be right every single time and hit a pot of gold for the bean counters.
BrightCedars, I can answer your question with one statement: THY has also lodged their financial figures. They are in red. 1 Billion Turkish Liras loss.
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