TURKISH AIRLINES EXPECTING BEST YEAR
Turkish Airlines is doing well – very well. In the first half of this year, 30 million and three hundred thousand passengers were transported. The most in their history. For example, June figure is a huge jump – five million and seven hundred thousand flew with them. This is a 13.5 percent increase over the same month last year. Turkish Airlines fly to a total of 120 countries, which is the most of all the airlines. The Turkish flag carrier operates 337 aircraft and 302 destinations.
10 OFFERS FOR ALITALIA
The crashing Italian airline Alitalia has received ten non-binding offers for takeover. An informed source reported it to Reuters. Offers could be submitted by individual businesses and groups of companies. The
AIRLINES CANCELING UNPROFITABLE FLIGHTS
Low ticket sales have forced major airlines to cancel some connections. Often the only ones that directly connected two different airports. For example the only connection between Birmingham and the
ASTRONAUT SALLY RIDE DIED FIVE YEARS AGO
Sally Ride managed to do what only few women did. She entered the predominantly male NASA team. She first came to space in 1983. "She was a very exceptional lady. She