Turkish Airlines has announced its passengers and cargo traffic results for September 2019 on October 10. According to the press statement from the airline company, it recorded 82.9% load factor in September with total number of passengers carried reaching 6.7 million. Additional mentions in the press release were domestic load factor being 86.1% and international load factor being 82.5%, international-to-international transfer passengers (transit passengers) increment by 6.2%, and international passengers excluding the international-to-international transit passengers increased by 5.5% compared to the same period of last year. In September 2019, cargo/mail volume was increased by 9.8%, compared to the same period of 2018. Main contributors to the growth in cargo/mail volume were Africa with 11.8%, North America with 11.5%, Far East with 11.4% and Europe with 10.7% increase.