Here is a list of the top 10 Airlines in the world in 2015. Airlines play an important role by acting as a medium of transportation that helps human beings in moving from one place to another and also help in cargo movement. Hence airlines provide air transport services and airline services can be classified as domestic, regional, international, intra-continental or intercontinental. Airline companies may have a single aircraft or hundreds of aircrafts (full service airline).
10. Turkish Airlines
Established on 20 May 1933 as State Airlines Administration, Turkish airlines is the national flag carrier of Turkey.
The general management building of Turkish airlines is located at Atatürk airport, Istanbul. Incorporated in 1956, Turkish airlines Inc. offers business, comfort and economy class travel experience. As of February 2015 it operates services to about 261 destinations in Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas. The airlines are currently the fourth largest in the world in terms of number of destinations. Turkish carrier also has secondary hubs at Esenboga international airport and Adnan Menderes Airport. Turkish carrier has a cargo division which serves 47 destinations and Turkish airlines has nine cargo aircrafts for the same. The airline company offers miles&smiles program to frequent fliers. The airline is a member of star alliance.
Temel Kotil is the CEO of Turkish airlines and the airlines employed 18882 employees as in 2013.The carrier has a fleet size of 276 carriers. Turkish airlines with the slogan “Widen Your World” aims to become the preferred European air carrier. Turkish airlines aims to register a continuous growth trend have zero major accidents/crashes. Core values like honesty, customer satisfaction, innovation, team work, leadership, productivity, confidentiality and open door policy guide the airlines. The airlines have been awarded awards like: Best Airline Europe by Skytrax, Market leadership Award 2011 by Air transport world and others.