Turkish Airlines pushes back into profit

Second-quarter profit rise to €84.45 million

Turkish Airlines has reported a net profit of TRY 193.1 million (€84.45 million) for the second quarter of 2012, an increase from a TRY 170 million loss for the same quarter of the previous year. In a stock exchange filing on Saturday, Turkey’s national carrier also reported that sales at the airline increased to TRY 3.84 billion from TRY 2.80 billion a year earlier.